Skip to content

STD Screening

STD ScreeningSTD screening is an important part of women’s health maintenance.  Such testing may include screening for Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Hepatitis, HIV, and Syphilis.  It is important to know that such testing is not necessarily performed during an annual exam or PAP smear and should be requested.  A gynecological consultation is the perfect time to learn of preventative measures, as well as, answer questions of concern.

Some facts – Chlamydia

  • Is the most common STD in the US and it is frequently asymptomatic.
  • Sexually active females should be tested once a year.
  • Chlamydial infections can, among other concerns, cause infertility.

Women’s Blog

Can Birth Control Cause Weight Gain?

Can Birth Control Cause Weight Gain?

A common objection to starting birth control among many young women is the fear of...

Telemedicine could expand access to medical abortions

Telemedicine could expand access to medical abortions

Physicians in JAMA propose that many medical terminations, or pill abortions, which use a combination...

View all news ›


Metropolitan Medical Associates 40 Engle Street, Englewood NJ 07631

Call: 201.567.0522 | 800.932.0378 For more information please call us Monday through Saturday from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

We are located in Englewood, NJ (3 miles from the George Washington Bridge). We are easily accessible by the NJ Turnpike, Garden State Parkway, Routes 80, 46, 17, and 4.

Send us a Message click here