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Finding An HIV Doctor In Florida

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Average HIV/AIDS-Related Medicare Claim Nine Times Higher in South Florida Than Nationwide in Second Half of 2006, HHS Report Finds

The average Medicare beneficiary living with HIV/AIDS in South Florida in the second half of 2006 had nine times more Medicare claims than HIV-positive beneficiaries nationwide, according to a report released this week by the HHS Office of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Report Identifies New HIV Cases in Central Florida; County Official Discusses Findings

An annual report by the Health Council of East Central Florida released on Wednesday found that nearly 800 new cases of HIV were reported in Central Florida in 2008 and blacks and Hispanics remain disproportionately affected, the Orlando Sentinel ... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

Needle Exchange Bill Finds Early Support in Florida

This article was reported by Miami Herald . The Miami Herald reported that south Florida lawmakers introduced a bill to allow a privately funded needle-exchange program for intravenous drug users in Miami-Dade County. Although a similar bill... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Finding the best HIV specialist in NE Florida

Hey Dr. Bob -My boyfriend tested positive for HIV in March and was referred to an HIV specialist by our local health department. His initial visit and testing went well, and he was prescribed Atripla and told to come back in 4 months. I had been...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello, Chris.I would agree, a 4 month interval after starting antiretroviral therapy is way too long for a first follow-up visit. I don't have any personal friends practicing in NE Florida. Generally the American Academy of HIV Medicine and the... Read more »

finding HIV doctor overseas

Is there a site/organization that I can contact in order to find an HIV doctor/specialist overseas (outside of the USA)? I am on Atripla and want to see if I can stay on my same meds when I move to Norway. I also want to find a certified HIV...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Sorry, I don't have any recommendations for that.... Read more »

Finding an good HIV doctor in DC/Baltimore area

I was recently diagnosed with HIV at an STD clinic in Washington, DC. I am trying to find a good HIV specialist in the DC or preferrably the MD/Baltimore, or Virginia area. Any suggestions?...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
Your best bet might me to go to your local AIDS Service Orgaization to get advice on providers. Not only will they give you a list of providers, but they will also tell you more about them, to help you identify someone who fits with your specific... Read more »

finding a doctor

My husband and i are on hiv medication for a year. we are attending a dr who i think has some hiv expereince but not a lot, given a few decsions he has made. such as recommending a genotype test for my husband, we questioned him on this decision...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your questions.There are a number of very good HIV specialist physicians in the PNW- particularly in the Seattle and Portland areas. I'd ask your local AIDS Service Organization(s) (ASO; ASOfinder.com) or search the American Academy... Read more »
Connect With Others

Florida HIV Doctor

Posted by Anonymous
I live in Palm Beach Florida and I am looking for a doctor that has some background in working with AID's patients the ID doc that that I am seeing now has no clue. I was told that in Fort Lauderdale FL there are doctors that are specialist in HIV,... Read more »

Florida Doctor

Posted by Anonymous
Can anyone recommend an exceptionally knowledgeable HIV doctor in the State of Florida in the Palm Beach, Broward or Martin country area. I haven't been making good choices.

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Florida Doctor

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Can anyone recommend an exceptionally knowledgeable HIV doctor in the State of Florida, in the Palm Beach, Broward or Martin country area. I haven't been making good choices.

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Finding a good doctor

Posted by srm
I tested positive in June, and I am having trouble finding local resources. Any suggestions on where I can go to find a list of support groups in my area and phsycians who are HIV specialists. I am getting over the shock, as I was particular... Read more »