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Sculptra Physicians

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Need Affordable Sculptra Physician

Dear Dr. Pierone,I have been approved for the Sculptra patient assistance program. My plastic surgeon in Atlanta requested 2 kits (4 vials). The medication was sent to his office. I was told the fee to administer was $500. Once I got to the...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...and thanks for posting. I am sorry to hear about your distressing experience. The short answer is that I am not aware of other doctors who offer a sliding scale fee schedule for treatment of HIV lipoatrophy. If anyone reading is aware of doctors... Read more »

A Simple Questions about Prevention and Health Promotion.....[Medical Doctor]

Dear Bob, I ll try to keep this succint, i ve been through a HIV scare ...it was the worst 3 months... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Nurses, Physician Assistants as Good as Doctors for HIV Care

...hepatitis C, tuberculosis and cervical cancer. On most of these measures, NPs and PAs offered a quality of care similar to that of physicians specializing in HIV, and better than that of general doctors. On two measures, PAs and NPs outperformed... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Study Finds Non-Physicians Strongly Agree With Physicians About When to Start ARVs

...study of non-physician clinicians in Uganda found that "both nurses and clinical officers demonstrated strong agreement with physicians in deciding whether to initiate antiretroviral therapy in the HIV patient," which could "lead to immediate... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kansas: Physician -- HIV Test Guidelines Not Being Followed

...physician Donna Sweet. "That was four years ago. It is one of the most widely undone [tests] and disregarded guidelines in medicine. Physicians still haven't given up the old 'I can tell by looking,' risk-based testing," said Sweet, an internal... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Some HIV-Positive People in Wales Denied Treatment for Common Conditions, Physician Says

...physician specializing in sexually transmitted infections, said recently, BBC News reports. Williams noted that primary care physicians often refer HIV-positive people to hospitals or HIV specialists for common conditions, such as colds. The... Read more »
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HIV Positive Doctors and Medical Students

Posted by JumptheHorizon, 4 Replies
...was about one month after I think I could have been infected, but my lymphocytes were down). Anyway, what is the story for Doctors who are HIV positive? I saw a news article in the newspaper which said that recent patients of a HIV positive... Read more »

Finding the Right Physician

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...pretty much closeted but have had to let my guard down somewhat with my recent HIV concerns. I find that my existing family doctor seems somewhat uncomfortable about my HIV concerns over the last few months. While I have always liked this doctor,... Read more »

Visited the physician today

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...First off thanks to those that replied to my intial post. Your words truly meant a lot. I had my visit with my physician today. He reviewed my previous medical record and found that everything was in order. He did a physical and indicated that Read more »

HIV providers needed! Physicians and mid-levels

Posted by jklein
...answering many of the problems faced by underserved communities. We are growing rapidly and are now actively recruiting a physician and a mid-level (NP or PA). The site qualifies for both NHSC scholarship recipients and loan repayment. ... Read more »