Confidential, Low-Cost STD Testing

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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.

The Denver Sexual Health Clinic has 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 our Denver Sexual Health Clinic and at other community clinics below. Call 303-602-3540 to schedule an appointment. 

Apex Family Medicine

300 S. Jackson Street, Suite #100
Denver, CO 80209

Monday, Tuesday and Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday and Thursday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Offers comprehensive STD testing on a quarterly basis. Testing is by appointment only, no walk-ins, and can usually be scheduled within a week. They accept most major insurance plans but do not accept Medicaid, Aetna NAP or Cigna NAP plans. If you do not have acceptable insurance, a visit can cost between $100 to $200 on a self-pay basis, determined by coded activities, and not by sliding scale. You can request an appointment by phone or website. For website appointment scheduling, click on Patient Information/Book online, then select Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) from the book an appointment drop down menu.

Clinica Family Health

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

Call center hours Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

New patients must not have established primary care anywhere else and must be willing to establish primary care with Clinica Family Medicine. Pricing without insurance is self-pay, there is no sliding scale, but the clinic can do an enrollment appointment to see if you qualify for their discount program. Phone appointments and in-person appointments are available, call to schedule. 

Tepeyac Community Health Center (formerly Clinica Tepeyac)

5075 Lincoln Street
Denver, CO 80216

Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

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. Se Habla Español.

  • Accepts new uninsured patients from zip codes 80203, 80205, 80216 & 80218 on sliding scale basis
  • Patients with insurance can be seen regardless of zip code
  • Patients without insurance who have HIV or are pregnant can also be seen regardless of zip code

Green Valley Ranch Medical Clinic and Urgent Care Center

4809 Argonne Street, Suite 100
Denver, CO 80249

Primary Care (call for appointment)
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. and some select Saturdays

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.

Patients with symptoms can be seen at Urgent Care and patients without symptoms must call for an appointment with Primary Care.

For our patients without medical insurance or who choose not to use their insurance plan, we offer a discounted fee for the first primary care visit of $150 per visit. Subsequently, our established patients may be seen on a non-urgent basis by appointment in our regular medical clinic for $100 per visit. Established patients are patients we have treated one or more times at Green Valley Ranch Medical Clinic. The fees above do not include procedures, laboratory services and x-rays. These discounted fees are only available at time of service.

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.

Inner City Health

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

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Saturday 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. 

Wheat Ridge Family Health Clinic
6301 W 38th Ave
Wheat Ridge, CO
Call 303-940-9118 to schedule appointments.
Monday – Thursday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

STD testing is by appointment only & does use sliding scale for non-insured patients.

Jefferson County Health Department

645 Parfet St.
Lakewood, CO 80215

Monday-Wednesday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Clinic visits are by appointment only. They accept most insurance and have a sliding scale for non-insured with $25 minimum for STD only testing.

Stride Community Health Center

Convenient Care Clinic at STRIDE CHC - Peoria
3292 Peoria St.
Aurora, CO 80010
M-F: 8am to 5pm | Sa: 8am to 1:30pm

Convenient Care Clinic at STRIDE CHC - Hampden & Chambers
15132 E Hampden Ave., Suite G
Aurora, CO 80014
M-F: 8am to 3pm

Convenient Care Clinic at STRIDE CHC – Wheat Ridge
7495 W 29th Ave.
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
M-F: 8am to 3pm | Sa: 8am to 1:30pm

Call 303-360-6276 to schedule at any location.

STD testing is done at 3 convenient care locations on a walk-in basis, but an appointment can also be scheduled. If a patient does not have health insurance a $120 deposit is required. Patient can also do a financial appointment to see what pricing they can qualify for, but this must be completed before the testing takes place unless the $120 is paid.


Stout Street Health Center

2130 Stout St
Denver, CO 80205

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Wednesday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Closed on Saturday and Sunday

Stout Street Health Center is a resource for those experiencing homelessness or are at risk of homelessness, or patients who have Medicaid. They do STD testing and treatment, and COVID-19 testing if presenting symptoms. New patients must do a walk-in appointment. Established patients can walk-in or call to schedule an appointment for STD testing.

Tri-County Health Department

STD testing by appointment only, call 303-363-3018 to set up an appointment at one of six locations. They only accept Medicaid and Self-pay on a sliding scale basis.

  • Aurora: 15400 E. 14th Pl., Suite 314, Aurora, CO | Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Castle Rock: 410 S. Wilcox St., Castle Rock, CO | Thursday only 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Englewood: 4857 S. Broadway, Englewood, CO | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Lone Tree: 9350 Heritage Hill Cir., Lone Tree, CO | Tuesday only 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • North Broadway: 7000 N. Broadway, Ste 400, Denver, CO | Monday and Wednesday only 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Westminster: 1401 W 122nd Ave., Westminster, CO | Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Learn more about the Tri-County Sexual Health Department.