Sexual Health

A sexual health appointment is a consultation with a healthcare practitioner to discuss concerns related to sexual health. These appointments can cover a range of topics, including contraception, pregnancy, sexually transmitted infections, and other issues related to sexual health.

What Can I Expect During a Sexual Health Appointment?

During a typical sexual health appointment, can can expect:

  1. The appointment begins by first asking about your medical and sexual history. This could involve questions about their current sexual activities, past sexual experiences, contraception methods used and any symptoms they might have noticed.
  2. The appointment may also include physical examinations or tests as required, such as blood tests or swabs.

It is essential to remember this consultation is confidential, therefore, personal information and any discussion during the meeting will not be disclosed without your consent. This appointment is a safe space where you can share your concerns, ask questions and receive advice tailored to your particular situation.

Clinics who offer these services

MyClinic Elsternwick
384 Glenhuntly Road, Elsternwick VIC 3185
MyClinic Melbourne
91 William Street, Melbourne 3000
MyClinic South Yarra
Shop 6/300 Toorak Road, South Yarra
MyClinic Southbank
63 Power Street, Southbank, 3006
MyClinic Bacchus Marsh
12 Gell St, Bacchus Marsh VIC 3340
MyClinic Balaclava
161-163 Carlisle St, Balaclava VIC 3183 (inside Priceline Pharmacy)
MyClinic QV
Corner Swanston & Lonsdale Street, QV Retail Centre, Melbourne VIC 3000 (Inside Priceline Pharmacy)
MyClinic Prahran
191-193 Commercial Rd South Yarra, VIC, 3141
MyClinic Tarneit
412 Derrimut Road, Tarneit, VIC 3029
MyClinic Werribee Village
Shop 10 167-179 Shaws Road, Werribee Vic 3029
MyClinic Hoppers
150 Hogans Road, Hoppers

The Importance of Regular Sexual Health Check-ups

It’s crucial to note that regular sexual health check-ups form an integral part of maintaining your overall well-being. These regular appointments can help detect any potential issues early, thereby facilitating prompt treatment and preventing any long-term complications. They can also provide a platform for learning and understanding more about sexual health, helping to inform any future decisions you may make.

Confidentiality and Discretion

The priority during this appointment is your privacy and comfort. Every individual’s details and discussions during appointments are kept strictly confidential. Stringent privacy policies are adopted to ensure that any information you share during the consultation will not be disclosed without explicit consent.

Easy Booking Process

Booking a sexual health appointment is a simple, streamlined process. It’s designed to be hassle-free and user-friendly, making it easier for anyone to schedule an appointment at their convenience. Simply click below and select the clinic of your choice to proceed with an appointment.

Comprehensive Support

Your appointment focuses on your long-term sexual health. This includes advice on maintaining sexual health, follow-ups on test results and assistance with any additional concerns or queries.

FAQS

  • Is it necessary for me to have a regular sexual health check-up even if I feel fine?

    Yes, the absence of symptoms does not always mean you’re free from sexual health issues. Regular check-ups are vital in early detection and prevention of potential issues.

  • How often should I have a sexual health check-up?

    The frequency of appointments can vary based on your individual circumstances. However, it is generally recommended to have a check-up at least once a year.

  • What if I feel uncomfortable discussing my sexual health?

    It’s completely normal to feel uneasy when discussing intimate details about your sexual health. The process is designed to be respectful and sensitive to your comfort and privacy. You are always in control of what you want to discuss.

  • I’m nervous about the test results. How are these communicated?

    Test results are handled with utmost discretion and communicated in a manner that respects your privacy. You will be informed of the results in a clear, non-judgmental, and supportive manner.

  • I identify as LGBTQ+. Can I still access services?

    Absolutely. Sexual health services are accessible and inclusive, irrespective of your gender identity or sexual orientation.

  • Can I bring someone along for support?

    You’re welcome to bring a trusted friend or family member with you for emotional support. However, privacy is our utmost priority and the final decision will always be yours.