Q. How much do your pregnancy tests cost?
A. Our pregnancy tests are free of charge.
Q. What type of pregnancy test do you provide and how accurate is it?
A. We provide lab-quality urine tests that are 99% accurate.
Q. When will I get the results?
A. We can confirm a positive or negative pregnancy test during your appointment.
Q. Is this a medical clinic?
A. Yes. We are a clinic under the medical supervision of Dr. Lindsay McBride
Q. Do I need an appointment?
A. We encourage appointments, but walk-ins are welcome.
Q. Do you offer sonograms?
A. Yes, we offer limited ultrasound technology for the verification of a viable pregnancy.
Q. I know that I’m pregnant. Why should I have a sonogram?
A. The New England Journal of Medicine estimates that anywhere from 15% – 30% of pregnancies result in miscarriage. A sonogram can confirm a fetal heartbeat and a viable pregnancy.
According to House Bill 15, 82-R the state of Texas requires a sonogram 24 hours in advance of abortion procedures. We provide sonogram services free of charge.
Q. Do I have to have my parent’s permission for an abortion?
A. Yes. In Texas, state law requires that the parent or legal guardian provide written permission for unmarried teens under the age of 18. There are a few exceptions:
- A teen can go before a judge to receive permission.
- Teens who are legally emancipated do not need permission.
- In the case of a medical emergency.
Q. I am undecided about what to do if I am pregnant. How can you help me?
A. We are committed to providing accurate information on abortion, adoption and parenting. We will talk through your decision with you, examining the pros and cons of each option. We will not profit in any way from your decision. We will provide referrals to resources to help you going forward. Options Clinic does not provide or refer for abortions.
Q. Do you provide information and support for my partner or family?
A. Yes, we provide resources, referrals, and information based on each individual’s unique circumstance.