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8419 S 73rd Plaza, Papillion, NE 680468419 S 73rd Plaza
Open until 8:00 pm
  • Mon 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:45 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sun 8:45 am - 5:00 pm
4.84(1.8k reviews)
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NextCare Urgent Care, Papillion - 8419 S 73rd Plaza
Had a migraine for 3 days and I have had migraines most my life and been seen multiple times for them but this is the first time I met a doctor that has helped me more in 30 minute appointment than any doctor I have ever seen about them.

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4004 N 132nd St, Omaha, NE 681644004 N 132nd St
Open until 8:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
1.0(1 reviews)
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AFC Urgent Care, Eagle Run Omaha  - 4004 N 132nd St, Omaha

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10020 Nicholas St, Omaha, NE 6811410020 Nicholas St
Open12:00 pm
  • Mon 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Tue 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Wed 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Thu 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Fri 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • SatClosed
  • SunClosed
4.46(577 reviews)
Quest Diagnostics - 10020 Nicholas St
A great experience for something I had a lot of anxiety about. Had no wait time or issues at the testing center/lab. Had blood drawn at 3pm and had results by email at 9am the next morning.
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3135 W Broadway, Council Bluffs, IA 515013135 W Broadway
Open until 8:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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3502 Metro Dr, Council Bluffs, IA 515013502 Metro Dr
Open until 7:45 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 7:45 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 7:45 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 7:45 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 7:45 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 7:45 pm
  • Sat 8:30 am - 2:45 pm
  • SunClosed
2.99(4 reviews)
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3528 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 681313528 Dodge St
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143 S 38th St, Omaha, NE 68131143 S 38th St
Open until 4:00 pm
  • MonClosed
  • Tue10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Wed10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Fri10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • SatClosed
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2900 F St, Omaha, NE 681072900 F St
Open until 5:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • SatClosed
  • SunClosed
1.0(1 reviews)
Concentra Urgent Care, South Omaha - 2900 F St, Omaha
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3353 L St, Omaha, NE 681073353 L St
Open until10:00 pm
  • Mon 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Tue 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Wed 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Thu 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Fri 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Sat12:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun12:00 am - 6:00 pm
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4840 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 681324840 Dodge St
Open until 7:00 pm
  • Mon 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Tue 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Wed 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Thu 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Fri 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Sat 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Sun 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
1.0(1 reviews)
MinuteClinic® at CVS®, Dodge St, Omaha - 4840 Dodge St, Omaha

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4220 L St, Omaha, NE 681074220 L St
Open until 8:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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4840 F St, Omaha, NE 681174840 F St
Open until11:59 pm
  • Mon12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Tue12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Wed12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Thu12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Fri12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Sat12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Sun12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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4805 G St, Omaha, NE 681174805 G St
Open until 5:00 pm
  • Mon 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • SatClosed
  • SunClosed
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4115 Harrison St, Omaha, NE 681474115 Harrison St
Open until 7:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Sat 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • SunClosed
South Side Convenient Care - 4115 Harrison St, Omaha
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325 N 72nd St, Omaha, NE 68114325 N 72nd St
Open until 8:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
4.25(8 reviews)
This clinic has shorter than average waiting periods

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This is a great urgent care to get service! Place is super clean and staff is professional and friendly
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1307 Harlan Dr, Bellevue, NE 680051307 Harlan Dr
Open until 8:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
3.5(3 reviews)
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140 S 77th St, Omaha, NE 68114140 S 77th St
Open until 5:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • SatClosed
  • SunClosed
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5362 S 72nd St, Ralston, NE 681275362 S 72nd St
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8610 W Dodge Rd, Omaha, NE 681148610 W Dodge Rd
Open until 7:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
2.25(12 reviews)
This clinic has shorter than average waiting periods

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Midwest Minor Medical Urgent Care,  Dodge Clinic - 8610 W Dodge Rd, Omaha
This place is Great! All the staff are very Professional and Simone is the best! She asked all the right questions and that helped with my diagnosis. She sooo nice and caring. I she were my family Doctor. I will definitely go back if needed. 👍👍👍👍👍 Brenda Wiese
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Our STD Basic Screening Panel checks for the 4 most common sexually transmitted infections: chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, HIV-1, and HIV-2.
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This test checks for the presence of both chlamydia and gonorrhea, the 2 most common STDs.

Getting Tested for STDs in Council Bluffs, IA

Who should get tested for STDs?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), anyone who is sexually active should consider regular STD testing as part of their overall health routine. This is particularly important for those who have multiple sexual partners, those who have had unprotected sex, or those who have symptoms of an STD. Furthermore, certain groups are at a higher risk for STDs and should be tested more frequently. These include men who have sex with men, individuals with HIV, and those who have been forced to have intercourse or engage in sexual activity against their will.

Importance of getting tested

Getting tested for STDs is a vital aspect of maintaining your sexual health. Many STDs can be asymptomatic, meaning they do not show any signs or symptoms. Without testing, these infections can go unnoticed and potentially lead to serious health complications such as infertility, certain types of cancer, and increased susceptibility to HIV. Moreover, knowing your STD status can help prevent the spread of these diseases to your sexual partners.

Std testing options in Council Bluffs, IA:

Urgent care and walk-in clinics

Council Bluffs, IA, and the surrounding areas offer several urgent care and walk-in clinics where you can get tested for STDs. For instance, NextCare Urgent Care in nearby Papillion, NE, and AFC Urgent Care in Omaha, NE, both provide STD testing services. These clinics are a convenient option as they typically offer same-day and next-day appointments, which can be booked through Solv’s website and mobile app.

Primary care providers

Your primary care provider is another resource for STD testing. If you feel comfortable, you can discuss your sexual health concerns with them and they can guide you on the necessary tests. This can be a good option as they already have your medical history.

Free STD testing and community health centers

For those with limited resources, free STD testing may be available at community health centers in and around Council Bluffs. It's important to check with each center about their testing services as some may offer free testing only on certain days or times.

At-home testing

Another option is at-home STD testing. This can be a convenient and private way to know your status. Several companies offer this service, where you collect a sample at home and send it to a lab for testing.

Prevalence of STDs in Council Bluffs

According to the CDC, the prevalence of STDs in Council Bluffs, located in Pottawattamie County, varies. However, the rates of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis have been on the rise in recent years, mirroring national trends. This underscores the importance of regular testing, particularly for those in high-risk groups.

Risk factors related to STDs in Council Bluffs

Several risk factors can contribute to the spread of STDs in Council Bluffs. These include unprotected sex, having multiple sexual partners, and lack of regular testing. Additionally, certain demographic factors such as age, income level, and access to healthcare can also play a role. For instance, young people aged 15-24 account for half of all new STD infections, according to the CDC. Therefore, it's crucial to address these risk factors through education, regular testing, and access to healthcare services.

Sources

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  1. Diagnoses of HIV Infection in the United States and Dependent Areas, 2020: Tables (CDC) https://www.cdc.gov/hiv/library/reports/hiv-surveillance/vol-33/content/tables.html
  2. Sexually Transmitted Diseases — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases*, United States, 1941–2021 (CDC) https://www.cdc.gov/std/statistics/2021/tables/1.htm
  3. Chlamydia — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by State, Ranked by Rates, United States, 2021 (CDC) https://www.cdc.gov/std/statistics/2021/tables/2.htm
  4. Gonorrhea — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by State, Ranked by Rates, United States, 2021 (CDC) https://www.cdc.gov/std/statistics/2021/tables/7.htm
  5. Primary and Secondary Syphilis — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by State, Ranked by Rates, United States, 2021 (CDC) https://www.cdc.gov/std/statistics/2021/tables/13.html
  6. Atlas Plus (CDC) https://gis.cdc.gov/grasp/nchhstpatlas/tables.html
  7. County Health Rankings https://www.countyhealthrankings.org/explore-health-rankings/rankings-data-documentation

STD Testing FAQs

  • Where should I get an STD test in Council Bluffs?

    In a doctor's office, a health clinic, or an urgent care center, you can get an STD test. If you're experiencing symptoms, it's best to visit a doctor's office, where they can also treat you or issue you a prescription. While some Council Bluffs clinics and urgent care centers allow walk-in appointments, it's advisable to make an appointment ahead of time to prevent excessive waits.

  • How long does it take to get STD test results?

    Various testing are required for various STDs. Depending on the type of STD test you took, you may receive your results in two to ten days. Some outcomes may be immediately available. Your doctor may be able to diagnose an STD through a physical examination. In some cases, your doctor's office may only contact you if your test results are positive.

  • How much does an STD test cost in Council Bluffs?

    The cost of STD testing is governed by several factors, including where you are tested, the type of test you need, and if you have health insurance. Some Council Bluffs clinics may offer free testing or testing on a sliding scale based on your income. Because of the cost, don't put off obtaining an STD test. With your doctor's office, discuss the cost and payment choices. Delaying STD treatment may have catastrophic implications.

  • Does insurance cover STD testing in Council Bluffs?

    The cost of STD testing is governed by a number of factors, including the location of the test, the type of test required, and whether or not you have health insurance. Some clinics may provide free or sliding-scale testing, depending on your income. Don't let the expense of an STD test deter you from getting one. With your doctor's office, discuss the price and payment choices. Delaying STD treatment could have catastrophic ramifications.

  • How do they test for STDs in Council Bluffs?

    There are around 20 different forms of STDs, each with its own set of diagnostic tests. No single test exists that can detect all types of STDs. Your doctor can help you figure out which tests you'll need. In STD testing, a blood sample or a urine sample may be used. Your doctor may also take a swab from the inside of your cheek, your vaginal area, or another potentially infected place.

  • What STDs can be detected by a blood test?

    Blood tests are used to diagnose hepatitis B, hepatitis C, herpes, HIV, and syphilis. In a laboratory, a technician examines a blood sample for antibodies that the body has produced in reaction to disease. The virus's DNA can also be detected by several blood tests. Remember that if you've recently been exposed to an STD and your body hasn't yet produced antibodies, you could test negative even if you have the disease.

  • Can I get a same-day appointment for STD testing in Council Bluffs?

    Many Council Bluffs, IA urgent care providers offer same-day and next-day appointments, which you may book through Solv. To make healthcare more accessible to everyone, we collaborate with thousands of top-rated local providers. Our physician partners understand that waiting days, if not weeks, for an appointment isn't always the best option, and they share our commitment to simple, accessible health care.

  • How can I book an STD test on Solv?

    To find a healthcare practitioner in your area, simply enter your location and search for "STD test" on our website. A list of providers and available appointments can be found on the following page. Choose the most convenient time and location for you. Make it clear that you've come for STD testing.

  • How long does an STD test take in Council Bluffs?

    If you have a specific STD, inform your doctor so that the necessary test can be scheduled. Otherwise, they'll help you figure out which tests you'll need. The nurse or doctor simply needs a few minutes to get a blood sample, a urine sample, or a swab from the probable infection site.

  • Can I test myself for STDs at home?

    Although there are several STD home tests available, not all of them are accurate. The accuracy of any STD test is determined by the quality of the sample taken. For home STD kits, a blood sample, a urine sample, or both are frequently required. Because doctors and nurses have more experience collecting samples, traditional in-office STD testing is the most accurate.

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