In Harley Street Medical Doctors, we offer comprehensive full sexually transmitted infection screening for men. The package includes consultation, examination and testing. If treatment is required, it will be discussed and offered with full confidentiality. STD screening is very simple and quick. We understand the importance of fast turnover time. All tests are analysed at the highest standard of accuracy by leading pathology laboratories in Harley Street area.
No painful urethral swabs will be taken. Gonorrhoea and chlamydia can now be tested with the latest PCR technology where urine sample will suffice. Gold standard 4th generation HIV combination test will be used as per national guideline, it tests for HIV type 1 and 2 antibodies as well as p24 antigen. Results are highly sensitive and specific when it is performed >28 days after the last potential exposure.
Blood borne viruses (i.e. HIV, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Syphillis) can be transmitted through sex and recreational drug use, this can also be tested promptly and privately. Your concerns will be heard. Our turnover time is very quick, as we know how frustrating it could be waiting for results.
Please hold urine for 1-2 hours prior to the appointment. The whole test will take around 15-30 minutes. Results will usually be given in person, by phone or by email on the same day or next day. Your confidentiality will be ensured and if treatments are required, it will be discussed and offered.