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Chest Centers: Free Evaluation & Treatment for Tuberculosis

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Bronx | Brooklyn | Manhattan | Queens | Staten Island

All Health Department Chest Centers will be closed on Friday, April 25 for staff training. Chest Centers will resume normal business operations at the next scheduled day and time.

Please Note
: Richmond Chest Center located on Staten Island has closed. All patients seeking service should be referred to the HHC’s Stapleton Family Health Center. The Stapleton Health Center is located at 111 Canal St. Staten Island, NY 10301. See the HHC Stapleton Center MAP.

  • Center hours are convenient and include evenings and Saturdays. All services are free to the
    patient and confidential.
  • Chest Centers no longer offer TB testing for work or school purposes except when required by law.
    TB testing is available at low or no cost at these facilities (PDF).
  • YOU MUST HAVE AN APPOINTMENT TO BE SEEN. Please call the Chest Center you wish to visit to
    make an appointment.

You can be treated at our clinics even if you are not a citizen—
we will not ask questions about citizenship.

 

Free Services Provided at Chest Centers
  • TB Testing, Skin Testing and QFT Blood Testing (PDF)
  • Chest X-ray
  • Medical Evaluation for TB
  • Treatment for active TB disease
  • Treatment for Latent TB Infection  (LTBI)
  • Sputum Induction
  • Social Services and Referrals
  • Telephone Nursing Monitoring
  • HIV Counseling and Testing
  • Directly Observed Therapy

 

Chest Center Locations

Please call the center to confirm its hours before you go and make an appointment for the service you need.

 

Bronx
Morrisania Chest Center
   Thursday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
   Saturday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month only)

 

1309 Fulton Avenue,1st Floor
Bronx, NY 10456
718-579-4157

 

Brooklyn
Fort Greene Chest Center 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Mon-Fri)
8:30am-4:30pm (Sat)
295 Flatbush Avenue Extension, 4th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718- 643-8357/6551/4808
Manhattan

Washington Heights Chest Center
    Monday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (1st, 3rd, and 5th Mondays of the month only)
   Tuesday and Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

600 W. 168th St, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10032
212-368-4500

Queens
Corona Chest Center 
8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. (Mon,  Thurs)
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Tues, Wed, Fri)8:30am- 4:30pm (Sat)

34-33 Junction Blvd.
2nd Floor
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
718-476-7635/6