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Medical Services

The health care specialists at the Klotz Student Health Center are dedicated to providing the highest quality health care in an inclusive, comfortable and compassionate environment to the diverse California State University, Northridge community. Our staff consists of primary care physicians and nurse practitioners, specialists, nurses and medical assistants. Services are designed to help students stay healthy and provide support for achieving academic goals.

Services are provided at little or no cost to currently enrolled students. All quoted prices are subject to change without notice.

Primary Care Services

Routine primary care visits are available to help maintain health and wellness. Examples of primary care services include annual physicals, cold and flu care, and care for injuries. Visits for primary care services and routine physicals are free. Physicals where documentation is required are $25. 

Integrative Medicine

Integrative medicine is designed to relieve stress and enhance physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. Please note that the following prices are for currently enrolled students.

Acupuncture

As a complement to traditional western medicine, our licensed acupuncturist treats the energy flow of the body through channels called meridians.

One-hour new and follow-up appointments: $25
Late/no-show charge: $20

Chiropractic care

Chiropractic care focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system and their effects on the nervous system and general health.

Initial evaluation: $20
Follow-up visits: $10
Late/no-show charge: $10

Massage therapy

Table massages are available for stress reduction and other healing purposes.

50-minute table massage: $29
Late/no-show charge: $20

All quoted prices are subject to change without notice.

Sexual and Reproductive Health

Services for sexual and reproductive health include annual exams, pap smears, instruction for breast and testicular self-exams, birth control options, and testing for pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases. Our specialists are available to address specific needs of men and women. 

Birth control information sessions

We strongly recommend you attend one of our birth control information sessions before you receive your first prescription for contraception. Individual and group information sessions are available. Partners are encouraged to attend. Sessions last approximately 90 minutes and are available by appointment. You may request a shorter session if you would like to learn about or compare one or two methods. 

Students seeking birth control may be interested in learning more about free family planning services available at the health center through the Family PACT Program. If interested, be sure to meet with the health center Family PACT representative before your next appointment so that you can take advantage of these free services, if eligible. Be sure to ask about Family PACT eligibility when you call to schedule your appointment. You can schedule your birth control information session online or by calling (818) 677-3666.

Emergency contraception

Students requesting emergency contraception may walk into the health center during Klotz Student Health Center open hours or call (818) 677-3666 for more information. Visit www.not-2-late.com for additional information about emergency contraception or to find other emergency contraception providers.  

HIV testing

Confidential HIV testing is available at the Klotz Student Health Center. HIV blood tests are available on a daily basis by appointment with a health center clinician. HIV testing using the OraQuick rapid test is available every Monday. HIV testing appointments can be made online.

Please note that OraQuick appointments are with a certified HIV test counselor. The appointment does not include tests other than HIV. Results are provided during the appointment.

Pregnancy options counseling

Our clinical patient educator provides information about your options regarding pregnancy.

Sexually transmitted infection testing and treatment

Testing and treatment are available by appointment with a health center clinician.