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Test Positive Aware Network

A Trio of HIV Specialists Offer Their Take on HIV -- Then, Now and in the Future

Betsy Brown, M.D., Southwest Care Center, Santa Fe, New Mexico. Photo: Jamie Hascall. HIV doesn't discriminate geographically any more than it does any other way, but the experiences of physicians who treat it can differ significantly depending... Read more »
American Academy of HIV Medicine

American Academy of HIV Medicine Launches 2006 HIV SpecialistTM Credentialing Exam Period

Washington, D.C. -- The American Academy of HIV Medicine (AAHIVM) has launched its 2006 credentialing exam period. Applications for the 2006 credentialing exam will be accepted June 1 - July 31, 2006; the exam will be available to qualifying... Read more »
American Academy of HIV Medicine

Why It Is Important for an HIV Care Provider to Become an AAHIVM HIV Specialistâ„¢

A little over six years ago a group of HIV care providers, many of whom had been in practice at the dawn of the AIDS epidemic, came together to discuss ways they could harness their nearly three decades of knowledge, experience and insight to... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Re: Baseline HIV Testing before giving PEP? (PEP AND THE NEED FOR HIV SPECIALIST, 2011)

Thank you so much for your answer Dr. Bob, I will be looking for another HIV specialist to follow up with... but I just wanted to ask you one more thing regarding my original question; Had the baseline HIV test been actually done at the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello David,I agree it's irrational to think a hospital lab would run an HIV test, determine the results are positive, and then tell you the test was never run or canceled. Why would they do that? It really doesn't matter to the hospital... Read more »

HIV Positive and pregnant (CHOOSING AN HIV SPECIALIST 2009)

I tested positive in 2006 and haven't gone for any check up's to check my cd4 count and now I'm pregnant and still afraid to go for a check up. My husband is also positive and we still have sex without a condom, what are the chances...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
area, check the American Academy of HIV Medicine's Web site at www.aahivm.org. There you will find a roster of certified HIV specialists listed by locale. (I'll also print some information below from the archives that discusses choosing an... Read more »

Baseline HIV Testing before giving PEP? (PEP AND THE NEED FOR HIV SPECIALIST, 2011)

Hi there Dr. Frascino, I understand you must have tons of questions to answer so I'll try to be as short as I can. I went to the ER after a possible exposure, they called the ID doctor that was on call and he decided that my risk were...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi David,I agree you should have an HIV-antibody baseline test. You can get it done now. If you are HIV infected, the HIV-antibody test will still be positive, even though you are taking PEP.I'm quite concerned on several levels about the ID... Read more »

HIV specialists in Toronto

Hi.. I've recently moved to Toronto. Can you tell me good HIV specialist there?Thanks....
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your post from Canada.There are a number of excellent HIV doctors in Toronto. A great resource for the inside scoop on who's who is the <a... Read more »
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HIV Specialist in Upstate NY

Posted by dickspoz, 1 Reply
Looking for providers / HIV specialist in upstate NY. Warren, Washington, Hamilton, Franklin, Clinton, Essex, Fulton &amp; Montgomery Counties. If you know providers in these service area's please let me know... I have many friends who live in these... Read more »

hiv specialists in queens

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Does anyone know of any good HIV specialists in Queens, New York
City?




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HIV Specialist in the U.S???

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi,
I just wonder if someone of you that lives in the U.S and have been in contact with HIV specialists or HIV experts when you have done the antibody test what they have said about the window, have they said that 12 weeks is conclusive or are they... Read more »

HIV Specialist NYC

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Recently I was diagnosed as HIV+ and currently use a provider at the Callen-Lorde clinic in NYC. Unfortunately I am not that pleased with them and am looking for new provider. A conservative provider but not one who prescribes meds too freely.

Any... Read more »