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Facial Filler Sculptra Treatment Not Even

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Ask the Experts

How to follow through with the medicare paid for fillers.

Aloha Dr. Pierone! Now that Medicare is willing to pay for Sculptra and/or Radiesse treatment, I would like to figure out how to make this happen for myself. I assume I'll have to go to the mainland to get the treatments as I would like to have...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...Hello and thanks for posting. We are currently in a waiting period to see how Medicare handles the logistics of facial filler coverage for HIV lipoatrophy.This hopefully will not take more than a few more weeks, but could take longer. I think... Read more »

medicare and facial fillers

What is the latest on medicare and facial fillers? Will they now consider covering the costs of... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Medicare to Pay for "Fillers" in HIV Patients

...patients with facial lipodystropy syndrome (LDS) who are also depressed. CMS said a review of current data found use of dermal fillers such as BioForm Medical's Radiesse and Sanofi-Aventis SA's Sculptra benefitted HIV patients with facial... Read more »
BioForm Medical, Inc.

FDA Approves Radiesse Facial Filler for Two New Aesthetic Indications

...microsphere technology also enables the body to generate new collagen, providing longer lasting effects than other available fillers. Further, because Radiesse is a robust, full-bodied material, it provides physicians a superior level of control,... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss

... Table of Contents Fat in the Body Switching HIV Drugs Fat Loss in the Face Temporary Facial Fillers Permanent Facial Fillers Taking Care of Yourself Fat in the Body Fat is needed for the body to function. It plays Read more »
The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

FAQs About Facial Wasting From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...get insurance coverage for Sculptra? What besides PMMA [short for poly(methyl methacrylate)] is available as a permanent filler for facial lipoatrophy? Personal Stories I just wanted to point out that there are such things as... Read more »
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