Where to get tested


If you are concerned you might have been exposed or have Sexually Transmitted Infection, clinic services for screening of Sexually Transmitted Infections are available at the following locations:

Kern County Public Health Clinic
Bakersfield: 1800 Mt. Vernon Ave.

  • Open Monday through Friday
  • Appointments are available 8am-11:15am and 12:45 pm – 4:15pm
  • Confidentiality is strictly observed for all patients 12 and older.
  • Walk-in’s are accepted but to reduce wait time, please call to make an appointment at 321-3000.
  • We accept Medi-Cal.
  • Don’t have insurance? You may qualify for Family Pact. Call 321-3000 or email us at askSTDclinic@co.kern.ca.us for eligibility questions.

Limited Appointments are available at the following locations (Call 661-321-3000 for more information):

Mojave: 1775 Highway 58.
Ridgecrest: 400 N. China Lake Blvd.

Questions ?

Kern Co. Dept of Public Health Clinic
1800 Mt. Vernon Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93306

To make an appointment for STD or Family Planning Services

Call (661)321-3000

Ridgecrest Health Clinic
250 W. Ridgecrest
Ridgecrest, CA