What is the Early Platinum Screen?

Our Early Platinum Screen can detect the presence of eleven infections as early as 14 days after any incident you are concerned about. This comprehensive screen is ideal for obtaining a complete picture of your sexual health.

If you are feeling worried or anxious about your sexual health status, the Early Platinum Screen can alleviate your concerns as soon as possible. Early diagnosis and treatment for STIs is important to prevent further health complications. Better2Know can help you to get tested today.


Which STIs are tested for?

Our Early Platinum Screen tests for:

  • HIV
  • Chlamydia
  • Gonorrhoea
  • Syphilis
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Herpes I/II (Current Infection)
  • Mycoplasma
  • Ureaplasma
  • Trichomonas
  • Gardnerella

Which samples are needed?

The Early Platinum Screen requires a simple blood and urine sample. You should be able to produce a urine sample during your appointment. No uncomfortable swabs will need to be taken and there are no fasting requirements for this test.

How do I get my results?

Once all your results are ready, we will contact you by phone, email or SMS. Alternatively, you can call us at a time that is convenient for you. Please let our booking team know your preferred method of contact.

You will also be able to view your results in your secure Patient Area on our website whenever you choose.

What if I test positive?

Most STIs are curable with the right medication. Our Patient Services Team are on hand to help you with the next stages of treatment. This depends on the STI(s) you test positive for, but may include: a prescription for medication, a doctor’s consultation and/or referral to a specialist.

How do I book?

Confidential appointments in Ireland can be booked securely online by clicking Book Now below. Alternatively, you can phone our Sexual Health Advisors who will be more than happy to arrange an appointment for you and answer any queries you have.