TUBERCULOSIS (TB) & REFUGEE CLINIC

976 Lenzen Avenue, Room 1500 & Basement, San Jose, CA 95126 · Phone: (408) 792-5586 · TTY: (408) 971-4068

Tuberculosis (TB) clinic

The Santa Clara Valley Health Center Lenzen provides expert evaluation and treatment of active Tuberculosis (TB) disease & preventative therapy for latent TB infection for the residents of Santa Clara County.

The TB Clinic is a referral-based clinic, we accept referrals from: Santa Clara Valley Health Center, all community clinics, MD offices and Public Health Department.

  • The TB Clinic does not provide walk-in TB skin tests for school or work clearances. Please contact TB control & prevention for list of community clinics.
  • To be referred to the TB clinic, please contact your primary care provider, or Public Health Department TB Control & prevention program at: 408-792-1381.
  • The TB Clinic is part of Valley Health Plan network that accepts insurances including: Medi-Cal, Medicare, and private insurances with prior authorization.
  • For uninsured patients, financial counseling services are available at https://health.sccgov.org/financial-help-healthcare

FULL LIST OF SERVICES

  • Evaluation and treatment of active Tuberculosis (TB)
  • Treatment of latent TB infection
  • Direct Observed Therapy (DOT) and Direct Observed Preventative Therapy (DOPT)
  • Intramuscular and Intravenous Medications for TB treatment
  • Central line care / dressings
  • Phlebotomy for clinic patients only
  • Chest X-ray for clinic patients only
  • Point of care testing
  • Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG)
  • Sputum Induction
  • Nurse Advice
  • Health Education
  • Financial Counse​ling
  • Medical Records