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Sexual Transmitted Diseases Testing

Patient: My son wants to be tested for stds, can this be done through our primary care physician or must he be referred to a specialist? What kind of test are performed?

 

 

Doctor: Testing for STDs is simple and relatively painless. There are various methods for testing, depending on the condition. S ome STDs can be detected through a urine sample or swab, while others may require a blood test. And absolutely yes, can be done through your primary care physician.

 


 

 
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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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