Dr. Gerald Pierone Jr. has performed over 25,000 procedures with dermal fillers that include Bellafill® (Artefill®), Sculptra®, Radiesse®, Restlyane®, Voluma® and Juvederm® family. Dr. Pierone is the leading injector of Bellafill® in the United States and is a nationally recognized trainer and researcher. He has also achieved Black Diamond Elite status with Allergan – Juvederm®, Voluma®, and Botox® – the top 1% of all doctors. Dr. Pierone is also a member of the prestigious Liquid Face Lift Association – reserved and restricted to physicians who have performed thousands of dermal filler procedures while demonstrating excellence with facial fillers. He also serves as a panel expert for facial fillers, facial rejuvenation and facial wasting.
Dr. Pierone trained at The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York and received his medical degree from University of Florida. He is board certified in internal medicine and infectious disease. In 1990, he relocated to Vero Beach, Florida to establish a medical practice. In 2005, he learned how to inject facial fillers to treat HIV-related lipoatrophy. Since then, he has developed an active private practice focused on facial rejuvenation with facial fillers, PDO threads and energy-related aesthetic treatments.
Dr. Pierone is a pioneer and always staying at the forefront of rejuvenation. He is amongst an elite group being both a certified Y Lift® physician and specialized in the use of PDO threads. He has a research interest in the management of HIV-related lipoatrophy and metabolic disorders. He is currently conducting an FDA-approved research trial on the use of large volume Bellafill® for the long-term correction of HIV-related facial lipoatrophy.