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Welcome to Sexual Health in Plymouth.

“Please note: we are closed every Tuesday afternoon”

We are a friendly, non judgemental centre for sexual health and HIV at Derriford Hospital, Plymouth. All our tests and treatment are free.

Ring 01752 431124 for an appointment or access our walk in and wait clinic.

For help with the following ONLY, you can turn up any time:

  • Emergency contraception
  • HIV post exposure pophylaxis (PEP)
  • If you have taken a test for HIV which has come back with a positive result

Services available

We also provide Free WiFi, full disabled access, translators for non-English speakers.

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Derriford Hospital Hub

Appointments are available:
Monday, Tuesday and Friday 8.10am - 4.30pm.
Thursday 8.10am - 6.30pm.
Wednesday 8.10am - 7.30pm.
Saturday 8.20am - 11.00am.

Walk in and wait clinics run Monday to Friday 8.30am - 10.30am.

You can book an appointment by
calling 01752 431124
between 08:30 – 16:30 Monday – Friday (excluding Bank Holidays).

Bank Holidays
We are closed Bank Holidays and the Saturday where there is Bank Holiday on a Monday or Friday.

Booking an appointment

Phone 01752 431124.
To ensure you see the most appropriate member of our team you will be asked for some details about why you are attending.

Just want to turn up?
If you want to be seen without an appointment you can turn up to our walk in and wait clinics
Monday - Friday 8.30am - 10.30am.

Cumberland Clinic
Clinics are held on Tuesdays
9.30-12.30 and 1:30 - 4:30pm and can be booked by calling the SHiP phone number, ask for a Cumberland appointment.

Kingsbridge Clinic
Clinics are held on Tuesday afternoons
1:30 - 4:30pm and can be booked by calling the SHiP phone number, ask for a Kingsbridge appointment. 

The Zone Service:
for those under 25 years of age only

Our clinic at the zone is open 10:00am - 4:00pm Fridays.
For details call The Zone on 01752206626

The clinic at Derriford is sign posted your Sexual Health in Plymouth. It can be found by entering the hospital through the maternity entrance opposite the multi-storey car park or down the side road to the left of the maternity block.

The reception has 3 windows. Window 1 is for those attending the walk in and wait clinic, 2 and 3 are for those with booked appointments.

If this is your first visit to our clinic, please arrive 10 minutes before your scheduled appointment time in order to complete a triage form. If you are revisiting for a new reason, you will also be asked to complete a triage form. This is to ensure you are seen by the most appropriate clinician. This form can be found in the foyer as you enter the dept. This form should be completed prior to checking in at reception in order to ensure a smooth patient care pathway.

This is our newest addition to the service. You can order your free test online today. It consists of a mouth swab test for HIV which you can perform in your own home. It does not require any blood and you only have to wait 20 minutes for your result.