Confidential, Low-Cost STD Testing

Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted disease caused by bacteria. It can occur in anyone who is having sex and can be asymptomatic or cause abnormal discharge, burning with urination, testicular pain, vaginal bleeding between periods, pelvic pain, sore throat, or rectal pain, bleeding or discharge. Having gonorrhea can increase your risk of getting HIV. In severe cases, it can result in infertility, joint or blood stream infection, or increase the risk of ectopic pregnancy. Rates of gonorrhea are increasing throughout the U.S., and more people are getting gonorrhea that is resistant to some of the antibiotics used to treat it. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about half of all gonorrhea infections each year are resistant to at least one antibiotic.

We have been monitoring local trends in antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea to make sure that the recommended drug treatment is working. Our goal is to quickly identify, treat, and stop the spread of antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea. Your first step is to get tested and treated! If you still have symptoms after completing treatment, be sure to get tested again. Use condoms to protect yourself from gonorrhea and other STDs.

Get Tested, Get Treated, Use Condoms

STD testing and treatment is offered at Denver Public Health’s STD Clinic testing and treatment and at other community clinics below.

Call 303-602-3540 or walk in to schedule an appointment. Our STD Clinic can be found at 605 Bannock St., Denver CO 80204. We are open 7:45 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Apex Family Medicine

300 S. Jackson Street; #100.
Denver, CO 80209
303-321-0222

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
apexfamilymedicine.com

You can request an appointment by phone or website, no walk-ins. For website appointment scheduling, click on Patient Information/Book online, then select Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) from the book an appointment drop down menu. If you do not have acceptable insurance, a visit can cost between $27.00 and $192.00, determined by coded activities, and not by sliding scale.

Clinica Family Health

Make an appointment to get tested at any location by calling 303-650-4460.

Call center hours M-F 8am-4:15pm

New patients must not have established primary care anywhere else and must be willing to establish primary care with Clinica Family Medicine. If you do not have insurance that the clinic will do a sliding scale fee. Due to COVID, hours of operation are the same but they schedule mostly phone appointments.

Clinica Tepeyac

Clinica Tepeyac provides a full STD testing, with an on-site lab, by appointment or as a walk-in/same day appointment. Uninsured patients, Medicaid/Medicare and many other insurance accepted. Currently they are only seeing patients who live in the 80216 zip code. Se Habla Español.

5075 Lincoln Street. Denver, CO 80216
303-458-5302.
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

clinicatepeyac.org

Green Valley Ranch Medical Clinic and Urgent Care Center

In addition to primary care and urgent care services, Green Valley Ranch Medical Center offers onsite mental/behavioral health and crisis counseling with a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). Counseling services are covered by most insurance payers including Colorado Medicaid/Health First Colorado. A cash discount is offered for cash paying patients.

4809 Argonne Street; Suite 100. Denver, CO 80249
303-344-8700.
gvrmedical.com

Urgent Care (Walk-in)
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. (these hours may change).
Saturday, Sunday, Major Holidays: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. (these hours may change).

Medical Clinic (by appointment)
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Inner City Health

Innercityhealth.org 

Primary Clinic
3800 York St. Denver, CO 80205
Call 303-296-1767 to schedule appointments.

Wheat Ridge Family Health Clinic
6301 W 38th Ave Wheat Ridge, CO
Call 303-940-9118 to schedule appointments.

Jefferson County Health Department

645 Parfet St.
Lakewood, CO 80215
303-239-7078

Clinic visits are by appointment only Monday-Thursday. Not open on Friday.

Stride Community Health Center

Call 303-360-6276. to schedule at any location. Find a Stride Community Health Center location.

Stout Street Health Center

Stout Street Health Center is a resource for those experiencing homelessness or are at risk of homelessness. Visit Stout Street Center at 2130 Stout St, Denver, CO 80205 for STD tests and treatment and COVID-19 testing if presenting symptoms. Closed on weekends. Phone 303-293-2220.

Tri-County Health Department

Find a Tri-County Health Department testing location.

Call 303-363-3018 for an appointment.