Sexually transmitted infections (STI)
If you have symptoms of an STI, it is best practice to contact our local GUM clinic for an appointment for testing and contact tracing. Please follow this link for more information: County Durham and Darlington - Sexual Health Services (cddft.nhs.uk) Bishop Auckland clinic can be contacted on 01388 455 700.
Chlamydia is the most commonly diagnosed Sexually Transmitted infection in men and women. Most of the people who have this infection will have no symptoms. If you or your sexual partner remain untreated it can cause infertility.
For further information visit www.chlamydiascreening.nhs.uk
We can offer swabs and blood tests for HIV-please discuss with GP or nurse practitioner.