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Medicare Coverage For Facial Fillers

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Public comments for Medicare coverage for facial fillers!!!

will medicare and medicaid pay for fillers?
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...No, they do not. But Medicare is considering coverage for facial filler treatment and is accepting public comments until August 15th, 2009. Here is a link to add your comments. thanks! Read more »

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... Read more »

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... 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 »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, May 4, 2010

...Understanding HIV/AIDS Labs HIV Testing & Transmission Strange but True LIVING WITH HIV/AIDS   Medicare Coverage for Facial Fillers: How Should I Proceed? When can we expect an end to the waiting period on... Read more »
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Medicare Expands Coverage for Treating Facial Lipodystrophy Syndrome in People Living With HIV

...symptoms of depression due to the appearance changes from facial LDS. The injections included in today's coverage decision are "fillers" that have been approved by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) to be injected under the skin in the... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, January 11, 2011

...CHANGES & HIV/AIDS   What's the Extent of Medicare's Coverage of Sculptra and Radiesse? Is Medicare now covering facial fillers for HIVers all over the U.S., or just in certain areas? Is there an existing list of doctors who... Read more »
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Treatment for facial wasting CMS

Posted by dickspoz
...CMS, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services closed a public comment period on the treatment for facial wasting a couple of months ago. All the comments Read more »

Treatment facial wasting - CMS

Posted by dickspoz
...CMS, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services closed a public comment period on the treatment for facial wasting a couple of months ago. All the comments Read more »

Treatment for facial wasting CMS

Posted by dickspoz
...CMS, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services closed a public comment period on the treatment for facial wasting a couple of months ago. All the comments Read more »

Need insurance coverage for HIV child adopting

Posted by opinco, 1 Reply
I really need some direction and help. I help place children with special needs for adoption. We have a little girl a family wants to adopt, she is HIV positive from birth, now 8 years old. The family uses private insurance as he is a contractor. ... Read more »