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I was able to get timely and proper service when I needed it most. 5-stars all around.
I’ve been to Nao Medical, I think, three times, and their staff is delightful. If you are in dire pain, they take you in as soon as possible, if not sooner. The offices and exam rooms are spotless. All of the medical staff is very knowledgeable, patient, and understanding. I highly recommend it.
Everything was great; the entire team was helpful, friendly, and professional
My visits have been fantastic both times I’ve gone. The woman at the front desk was courteous and professional, and prompt. The nurse was excellent. Same treatment as the front desk and the smoothest phlebotomist going. The doctor was great, calm, thorough, polite, and knowledgeable. I wish he were my GP. Overall? 11 out of 10.
Prompt and helpful service. The assistant and doctors were very pleasant and thorough.
Timely, efficient, very professional, very pleased with the service.
Your staff in Hicksville is amazing, kind, patient, and thorough!!! Thank your team for me!!!!
I would like to thank a receptionist for being beyond kind and helpful. I came this Saturday morning, and she was the only one at the desk. Thank you so much for being a beautiful positive person. All the staff was also excellent.
The staff and the doctors were all very kind and caring. I was very worried about my child’s health. I appreciate your clinic being open on Saturdays. This saved us a trip to the ER, which can be scary for a child. Thank you again!
Excellent service: respected and loved by all. Thank you for a fantastic experience. I would always recommend Nao Medical. Thank you.
I had no complaints when I went there. I was seen promptly, and all the staff was very nice!!
The service was excellent. I felt very comfortable despite it being my first visit. I would come back here again.
Services are performed well, very caring staff offers you immediate attention as soon as possible.
Amazing customer service. Always able to see a doctor in a timely manner. The staff is always courteous and professional. I will definitely be returning to this location.
I’m impressed with the service from the nurse, physician & doctor, and the very lovely & friendly
My daughter came in with stomach pain, and your doctor was able to diagnose that she probably had appendicitis. I took her to the emergency room, and she did have to have her appendix removed. Thank you so much for your help.
The doctor on staff was awesome. She was friendly and a genuine person. I wish more doctors had a personality and empathy like that.
Very pleased with the service. The staff was very courteous and professional.
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How do I get tested for an STD?
There are many ways you can get tested for STD, depending on what type of STD you’re testing for. Doctors can get samples through blood draw, finger prick, urine sample, mouth swab, genital swab, discharge swab, or sore swab.
Can you self-check for STDs?
There are at-home STD tests you can use to test yourself. However, they aren’t FDA-approved as the results they generate aren’t accurate and reliable.
How do you know if you have an STD without getting tested?
Possible signs that you have an STD are:
- White, greenish or yellowish vaginal discharge
- Penile discharge
- Strong odor in the genitalia
- Itching or irritation in the private area
- Pain during sexual intercourse
- Painful urination
How long does it take for an STD to show up on a test?
An STD may show up on a test five days to two weeks after exposure. If you test too early, you may get a false-negative result.
What happens when an STD goes untreated?
If an STD is left untreated, whether it has symptoms or not, it may cause infertility, blindness, neurologic issues, transmission from mother to child, and birth defects (for pregnant women infected with an STD).
What is the difference between emergency and urgent care?
The difference between emergency and urgent care is that emergency rooms in hospitals treat life-threatening conditions and injuries, whereas urgent care clinics treat illnesses and injuries that require immediate medical attention but are non-life-threatening.
Are your urgent care centers open after hours?
Yes. Most of our urgent care centers are open after hours, making health care more accessible for all residents in NYC.
Should I make an appointment for urgent care?
Not necessarily. Most urgent cares accept walk-in patients. But if you want shorter wait times, you can book an appointment through phone or online.
Can I go to urgent care for non-emergency?
Yes. You can go to urgent care for consultations, physicals, primary care, lab tests, and more.
Can I pay for urgent care appointment without insurance?
If you have no insurance, we provide our services without insurance for self-pay patients, giving you the care when you need it most.