For Appointments: (515) 294-5801

Sexual Health

Issues relative to sexual health are common at any age, but especially among college aged men and women. Student Health’s goal is to provide quality clinical services in an environment that is nonjudgmental and respectful of each individual as well as in his or her privacy.

Sexual Health Services

Student Health offers sexual health services to both men and women in a confidential and nonjudgmental environment in which to discuss any questions and concerns. We encourage you to come to Student Health, so we can answer your questions and you can make informed choices that work for you.

     We answer questions regarding:

  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Birth control (contraception)
  • Abstinence
  • Reproductive health for all genders

 

Men’s Health

Student Health is staffed with physicians who can provide care and treatment of health concerns unique to being male. Available services include:

  • Evaluation and treatment for sexual health issues
  • Check- up, diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted infections and diseases
  • HIV Testing
  • Information about testicular self-exam

 

Women’s Health

All of our providers at Student Health can see patients with women’s health needs, however, we have two women’s health specialists on the healthcare team. Mary Raman, ARNP, is a certified women’s health nurse practitioner. Available services include:

  • Evaluation and treatment for sexual health issues
  • Check- up, diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted infections and diseases
  • HIV Testing
  • Contraception options
  • Pelvic and breast exams
  • Pap smears
  • Find out more about Women’s Health here

 

Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)

Student Health recommends that sexually active individuals be tested for sexually transmitted infections annually, or anytime there is a new partner. It is not uncommon to have an STI and show no symptoms. Student Health has STI tests to screen for any sexually transmitted disease.

For detailed information on signs, symptoms and treatments for all STIs, visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Sexually Transmitted Disease page.

Safer Sex

Student Health works to reduce sexually transmitted diseases on our college campus through a condom distribution program.

Condoms are distributed:

  • In residence halls, Greek chapters, or other offices on campus
  • At the Administration office in Student Health during business hours
    • Student can get up to 10 free condoms per visit
    • Latex-free condoms are available by request
  • In Student Health exam rooms and restrooms
    • Student can get up to 10 free condoms per visit

Appointments

To schedule an appointment, call 515-294-5801.

 

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