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hiv positive dentist

can hiv positive dentist allow to practice?in that case what is the career option ?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,There are no restrictions for practicing dentistry or medicine due to HIV or other bloodborne diseases, such as hepatitis B or C. Universal precautions protect patients from infected health care providers Read more »

working in dentistry

i am hiv positive can i still continue to work as a dental nurse Read more »

Looking for Dentist

...in Arizona who is HIV friendly or specializes in HIV dentistry.Kevin Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: University of Chicago to Close Dentistry Clinic That Treats AIDS and HIV Patients

... A University of Illinois at Chicago dental clinic that serves HIV/AIDS patients will close in March, officials from the school said. According to Dean Bruce Graham, state funding for the Special Patient Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Is the National HIV/AIDS Strategy Good for Black Americans? Part 2: Increasing Access to Care

...AIDS Weekly , the newsletter of the Black AIDS Institute . In July, when the Obama administration launched its National HIV/AIDS Strategy , a spokesperson for New York City-based Housing Works challenged the strategy's goal of reducing new... 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 Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

AIDS Treatment Information on the World Wide Web

...Information Network http://hepnet.com HIV & AIDS Treatment Registry Database http://www.infoweb.org/trd/htr-search.html HIV Dentistry http://www.hivdent.org HIV Positive.Com http://www.hivpositive.com/index.html International... Read more »
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HIV Positive dentist

Posted by doglove, 5 Replies
...to, disclose but I know it would be unwise to do so. Any advice? Should I pursue this career path at all? Anyone know an HIV + dentist? Read more »

Question about oral sex...

Posted by pozargie, 5 Replies
1st of all SORRY for this question... I feel rather embarrassed to ask.... I just wondering how risky can ORAL ANAL SEX..be... in others words for all of you to understand "a black kiss" Is it risky for the "giver" as well as for the "receiver"??... Read more »

Do I have to tell my dentist?

Posted by dj1979, 7 Replies
I think I already know the answer to this, but am I obligated to reveal my status to my dentist? I am going for an extraction on Thursday. Since this is a small town, I am still really uncomfortable telling anyone. I know he is bound by law not... Read more »

OH BUGGER ME!

Posted by Survivor, 4 Replies
...Ok.. Got things chillin with the HIV. Now I need to not put off my dentist. I have always taken great care of my teeth even though I hate those guys poking around Read more »