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Clinica Alta Vista
1515 Fruitvale Avenue
Oakland, CA 94601-2322
510-535-6300
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Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
Except 3rd Wednesday of the month: 9:30am - 5:30pm


Description:
Our teen health center, Clinica Alta Vista (CAV), specializes in providing comprehensive health care services for adolescents and young adults. All of the staff and providers at CAV are committed to helping young people make informed decisions about their health and all are bilingual in Spanish and English. We offer comprehensive medical care, family planning, emergency contraception, prevention and treatment of STI's, including oral testing for HIV with results available in 20 minutes. All patients have access to our in-house social services, health education and nutrition counseling. For pregnant patients we provide options counseling, prenatal, postpartum and pediatric care. Through our Centering Program we give vital support to young parents including a scholarship program for those parents who stay in school.
Services:
  • Primary care medical services for adolescents and young adults ages 12-21 (however, currently registered patients can be seen for all available services up to the age of 24).
    • Physical exams
    • Nutrition and fitness promotion
    • Immunizations
    • Laboratory testing
    • Pap smears
    • Management of chronic illnesses
    • Prescriptions
  • Urgent care
  • Family planning services
    • Birth control and safe sex education
    • Diagnosis and treatment of sexually-transmitted and other infections
    • HIV testing - Now featuring rapid HIV tests!
  • Comprehensive prenatal care
    • Centering Program group prenatal care
    • Sonograms
    • Nutritional counseling
    • Childbirth preparation classes
    • Delivery at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
    • Breastfeeding education & support
  • Pediatric health care services for children of adolescents and young adults
  • Behavioral health care services
    • Brief counseling
    • Crisis intervention
    • Case management linkage &referrals
    • Counseling support/education groups
  • Specialty care services
    • Pediatric/adolescent gynecology
    • Referrals to other specialty care as needed