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STD Testing Farmington NM

Local resource for STD Testing in Farmington. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services that provide access to STD Testing in Farmington, NM.

Huerfano Clinic
(505) 325-5269
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Bloomfield, NM
Hours
Mon.Thu (8am.4pm)

US Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Indian Health Service, Navajo Are
(505) 632-1801
6 Rd 7586
Bloomfield, NEW MEXICO
Type
Clinic
Services
Conventional Blood HIV-Antibody Testing, STD Testing, Free HIV Testing Services
Eligible
Services available in Navajo.
Hours
Mon.-Fri., 8am-4:30pm.

Nageezi Health Center
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Nageezi, NM
Hours
Mon.Tue, Thu.Fri(1pm.4pm)

Bernalillo County Field
(505) 841-4161
Health Office 1111 Stanford Drive, NE
Albuquerque, NM
Hours
Mon.Fri (8am.11am & 1pm.4pm)

Harding Co. Field Health Office
(505) 673-2251
County Courthouse
Mosquero, NM
Hours
Mon.Fri (call for hours)

New Mexico Department of Health, Public Health Division, San Juan Public Health Office
(505) 327-4461
744 W Animas
Farmington, NEW MEXICO
Type
Public Health Department/Social Services Department
Services
Conventional Blood HIV-Antibody Testing, Conventional Oral HIV-Antibody Testing, STD Testing
Languages
Spanish
Hours
Mon.-Fri., 8am-12noon and 1pm-5pm.

Luna Co. Field Health Office
(505) 546-2771
County Courthouse
Deming, NM
Hours
Wed (1pm.5pm)

Chaves Co. Field Health Office
(505) 624-6050
200 East Chisum
Roswell, NM
Hours
Mon.Fri (8am.4:30pm)

Torrance County Field
(505) 384-2351
Health Office County Courthouse
Estancia, NM
Hours
Mon.Fri (8am.12pm & 1pm.4pm)

Huerfano Clinic
(505) 325-5269
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Bloomfield, NM
Hours
Mon.Thu (8am.4pm)

STD's That Cause Infertility

STD's That Cause Infertility

An untreated sexually transmitted disease (STD) can have devastating effects on your fertility. Unfortunately, some STD's have no noticeable symptoms for some women, so you may not even realize that you have an STD until it's too late. Some STD's that cause infertility spread even with the use of a condom or other protective barrier, so practicing safer sex often is not enough.

Chlamydia, gonorrhea and genital herpes can cause scarring in your fallopian tubes, which can prevent you from conceiving. While gonorrhea and chlamydia are treated with antibiotics and will go away, herpes will be with you for a lifetime. You might have very few outbreaks of genital sores if properly managed with medication, but the disease is still present and contagious.

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) can lead to infertility in women, and also has no cure. Your immune system will reduce it to a very low level, and it may cause no problems at all. It will, however, be in your system for the rest of your life.

Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is a complication that arises from chlamydia and gonorrhea, and 40% of women who are not treated for their STD will develop this condition. PID also leads to infertility, or an ectopic pregnancy, where the fertilized egg begins to grow in the fallopian tubes rather than in the uterus. This condition leads to a miscarriage, but in severe cases it can cause death to a pregnant woman.

If you're sexually active, you should be getting tested for STD's by your doctor each year when you go for your physical exam. STD's like chlamydia, gonorrhea, herpes and HPV are usually detected with a Pap test, while HIV/AIDS will show in a blood screening.
It's important that you see your doctor before you plan on becoming pregnant, so you can undergo STD testing. If you have an active STD, your doctor may be able to treat it with antibiotics, and if it's a lifelong condition such as herpes or HIV/AIDS, he or she ...

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Farmington
2804 E 20th Street
Farmington, NM 87401

Hours: Mon: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Tues: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thurs: Closed
Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Sun: Closed
Note: We are open only on the 2nd Saturday of each month.

Services: Farmington offers the following services related to the testing and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs):

STD testing, diagnosis and treatment, including:

chlamydia
genital warts
gonorrhea
HIV (testing and diagnosis only)
Other STD testing, diagnosis and treatment services are also available. Please ask our staff for more information.