Planned Parenthood Arizona Reopens Central Phoenix Health Center

Central PhoenixPlanned Parenthood Arizona is the leading sexual health organization in Arizona, and has been serving Arizonans for 76 years. Annually, we provide health care, education, and outreach services to more than 90,000 men, women, teens, and parents. Planned Parenthood Arizona operates health center locations statewide in Phoenix, Tucson, Flagstaff, Prescott Valley, and Yuma.

We are excited to announce the reopening of our Central Phoenix Health Center at 5651 N. 7th Street. After six months of preparation, the opening day has finally arrived — the doors opened to the public on February 27. The Central Phoenix Health Center will meet the needs of patients in the central Phoenix community.

Walk-ins are welcome any time during business hours, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. The Central Phoenix Health Center accepts most major health insurance plans.

“We first started to think about it six months ago, and then it just really started to pick up momentum,” says Dr. DeShawn Taylor, medical director at Planned Parenthood Arizona, in regard to the building’s reopening. “All of our staff are really excited for it, and we’re looking forward to serving patients in our neighborhood.”

The Central Phoenix Health Center will provide all of the services Arizonans rely on Planned Parenthood to provide, such as full-service contraception, reproductive health exams, HOPE (hormonal option without pelvic exam), STD testing and treatment, education and counseling, colposcopy, and vaccinations.

Appointments can be made for the new health center by calling 602-277-7526. For additional information on Planned Parenthood Arizona, visit