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Sexual Health Center

Services

The Sexual Health Center provides confidential testing, treatment and counseling services for individuals who suspect they have or may have been exposed to gonorrhea, chlamydia, HIV and syphilis. The program is also responsible for contact investigation and partner notification in order to stop the spread of these diseases.

A legal photo ID and verification of insurance should be presented at the time of service. The cost of testing is $10.00. Individuals may call 615-340-8956 to obtain results via telephone between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Also, results may be obtained in-person in the Sexual Health Center.

The clinic moved to an appointment based system, October 1, 2018 to allow us to see individuals in a more timely manner. Walk-ins may be seen depending on staffing or demand for services.

The registration and sexual assessment forms are available below for you to print and fill out prior to your visit, and then bring with you to your appointment. It will save you time during your clinic appointment. An appointment is not scheduled automatically when the forms are downloaded. Please call 615-340-5647 to schedule an appointment.

Location

The Sexual Health Center is located at:

Lentz Public Health Center
2500 Charlotte Avenue
Suite 110
Nashville, TN 37209
615-340-5647

Appointments

Please call 615-340-5647 to schedule an appointment.

Hours

  • Monday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (last walk-in accepted at 2:30 p.m.)
  • Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (last walk-in accepted at 4:00 p.m.)
  • Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (last walk-in accepted at 2:30 p.m.)
  • Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (last walk-in accepted at 2:30 p.m.)
  • Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (last walk-in accepted at 2:30 p.m.)
  • Closed Saturday and Sunday

Additional Sexual Health Center services are available at our Woodbine and East locations. Please note that clinic times are different and patients are required to sign-in by 2:30 p.m.

East Nashville Public Health Center
1015 East Trinity Lane
615-862-7916
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

Woodbine Public Health Center
224 Oriel Street
615-862-7940
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

The Preventive Health clinics moved to an appointment-based system on October 1, 2018 to allow us to see individuals in a more timely manner. All patients should call and schedule an appointment for a visit. Walk-ins may be seen depending on staffing or demand for services.

Patients are required to sign-in by 2:30 p.m. at all three public health centers. At times, services may need to be limited depending on staffing or demand for services.

Holidays

This clinic observes the following holidays: New Year's Day, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and the Friday afterwards, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Please contact the clinic for any further questions.