Alamo Area Resource Center’s (AARC) practices a holistic approach to treatment by helping clients manage all aspects of living with HIV, through counseling, nutritional advice, and transportation support. In fact, no organization offers a wider range of specialized services for people living with HIV. In addition to physicians and nurses, our health staff includes social service caseworkers and mental health counselors. Also, our on-site pharmacy makes it easy and quick for you to fill and pick-up your prescriptions. If you are uninsured, we can help determine your eligibility for medical and drug assistance programs.


HIV Specialty Care

We offer a wide range of support services, including leading edge medical care.

Primary Care

AARC specializes in general care for LGBTQ people.

On-site Labs

State-of-the-art medical tests are conveniently located on-site.

On-site Pharmacy

Pharmacy staff dedicated to help you achieve your health care goals.

Medical and Medication Program Assistance

We help determine your eligibility for financial assistance.

Patient Navigation

Staff are available to guide you through the medical care system.

Meet Our Providers

Frequently Asked Questions

What health insurance do you accept?

Aetna, Aetna Better Health, Amerigroup, BCBS of Texas, Cigna, Cigna Healthspring, Cigna Medicare Advantage (Multiplan), Community First, Humana,Medicaid, Medicare, Multiplan, Oscar Health Plan, Superior, UHC

Do you accept walk-ins or do I need an appointment?

We do not accept walk-ins. Appointments are required.

If I receive HIV medical care at another clinic can I still access AARC's HIV resources?

Absolutely! You can have your case manager refer you to our organization or you can self refer by contacting us at or give us a call at 210-625-7200.

If I receive HIV specialty care or GAHT at the clinic do I need to switch my primary care providers to AARC?

No, you do not need to switch primary care to our clinic. However, If you are just seeing a provider for specialty services such as hormone therapy or HIV care and have a HMO please request your PCP to send in a referral and authorization so we can see you and begin treatment.

Which providers offer Primary care (PCP), HIV Specialty and HRT?

Providers who offer HIV care: Dr. Cates, PA-Tanya, Dr. Endo
Providers who prescribe HRT: Dr. Cates and PA-Tanya
Providers who prescribe PREP: Dr. Cates, PA-Tanya, NP- Flores and DR. Endo
Providers who offer PCP: NP- flores, Dr. Cates, Dr. Endo and PA- Tanya

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