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Medicare Coverage for facial wasting fillers in NEW YORK CITY

Is Medicare covering Facial fillers in New York City? I see a lot of information for Florida. Can you please let me know. Do you have a list of doctors accepting it?Please help....
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
Hello, and thanks for posting. Medicare has approved nationwide coverage of Sculptra and Radiesse for patients with HIV infection who also have depression related to lipoatrophy. The problem is that the approval amount for the injection fee is... Read more »

Medicare and Facial Wasting in Florida

Thank you for answering my question about Medicaid paying for facial wasting...I also have Medicare... Read more »

Advice on facial fillers for lipoatrophy

Hi Dr Pierone,I have read many of your responses regarding this question, and have recently... Read more »
Project Inform

Patients Face More Complications With Facial Filler, Bio-Alcamid

At a London conference in November 2010, a Canadian study reported that about 1 out of 5 people who got the facial filler called Bio-Alcamid experienced infections at the site of injections. The filler is often used to treat the loss of fat in the... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Mirror Has Two Faces: A Personal Account of Using Facial Filler for Lipoatrophy

Face on: Berry before his initial treatment (top), and three months after the sixth and last session (bottom). Ever since it first began appearing with some regularity in people with HIV in the mid 1990s, lipoatrophy has earned its well... Read more »
BioForm Medical, Inc.

FDA Approves Radiesse Facial Filler for Two New Aesthetic Indications

San Mateo, CA -- BioForm Medical, Inc., a privately-held medical aesthetics company, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Radiesse┬«, the next-generation cosmetic dermal filler, for the long-lasting correction... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Why Your Dentist Needs to Know About Your Facial Fillers

In the early 2000s, facial wasting -- the loss of the fatty layer just under the skin on the face, particularly in the cheeks -- was a real concern for people with HIV on anti-HIV therapy. With its signature sunken cheeks and resulting gaunt... Read more »
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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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Facial wasting

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Can anyone tell me about treatments that have helped them with facial wasting? My face just 'sunk', more or less, overnight. This is really bothersome and my doctor said there is nothing to be done. Please respond. Thank you.

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