• DSHS HIV/STD Program
    Post Office Box 149347, MC 1873
    Austin, TX 78714

    Phone: 737-255-4300

    Email the HIV/STD Program

    Email HIV, STD, Hepatitis C, and TB data requests to the Program – Use this email to request Texas HIV, STD, Hepatitis C, and TB data and statistics. Do not use this email to request treatment or infection history for individuals, or to request information on programs or services. Do not email personal, identifying health information such as HIV status, date of birth, or Social Security Number.

    For treatment/testing history, please contact your local health department.

    For information on HIV testing and services available to persons living with HIV, please contact your local HIV services organization.

Testing and Treatment Guidelines


The DSHS HIV/STD Program follows national guidelines in the care and treatment of HIV and STDs. These guidelines are developed by groups with national recognition as leaders in their respective fields and include CDC, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of AIDS Research Council, National Institute of Health, and the AIDS Education and Training Center. These links are provided as a care and treatment resource for physicians, healthcare professionals, and health care consumers. Recommendations for care and treatment can change; consumers are encouraged to consult sources for updates.

STI Testing and Treatment Guidelines

HIV Testing and Treatment Guidelines

Adolescent Health



Last updated November 9, 2022