The Platinum Screen is Better2Know’s most comprehensive combination of tests for sexually transmitted infections and diseases. The screen is suitable just 28 days after potential exposure, and uses blood and urine samples to test for a wide variety of harmful infections.

If you are concerned about a recent sexual encounter, or are considering entering into a new relationship, Better2Know’s Platinum Screen will give you complete peace of mind regarding your sexual health status.

Which infections does the Platinum Screen test for?

Our Platinum Screen tests for the following STIs:

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

What samples are needed?

Blood and urine samples are all that are required for the Platinum Screen. There are no uncomfortable swabs required, and no need to fast before your appointment. To ensure you can produce a urine sample at your appointment, it is advisable to avoid urinating for at least two hours prior to testing.

How will I get my results?

All of your results will be made available online via your secure patient login area, so you can access them whenever you like. Better2Know will contact you once all your results are ready through your preference of telephone call, email, or SMS.

What if I test positive?

Should you test positive for any infection, Better2Know can help you with the next stage of your treatment, with a network of doctors across Africa. Please visit our What if I test positive for an STI? page to find out more.

How can I book my test?

To book your Platinum Screen, call our friendly and experienced Patient Services team using the call button at the top of the page, or book your appointment online via the orange button at the top of the page.