Dr. David Fost, MD

Allergy & ImmunologyMaleAge 58

Dr. David Fost, MD is a Allergy & Immunology Specialist in Verona, NJ and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Fost has more experience with Food & Drug Allergies than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University medical school in 1992. He is affiliated with medical facilities Clara Maass Medical Center and Newton Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Fost to book an appointment.

Dr. Fost

Allergy Consultants PA

197 Bloomfield Ave Verona, NJ 07044
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Fost

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Fost treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Fost treats other conditions, please contact the office at (973) 857-0330.

Food & Drug Allergies

Food and drug allergy specialists diagnose and treat patients for whom certain foods or medications trigger an immune system response that causes distressing or life-threatening symptoms.Compare with other Food & Drug Allergies specialists.

Dr. Fost is experienced in the area of Food & Drug Allergies. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

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Food Allergy
Anaphylaxis
Anaphylactic Food Allergies
Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
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Dr. Fost's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergen Immunotherapy
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Disorders
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Reactions to Food
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anaphylactic Egg Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Fruit and Vegetable Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Milk and Dairy Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Tree Nut Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pharyngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Desensitization
  • Drug Allergy
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Dyshydrotic Eczema
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Environmental Allergy Testing
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Exercise-Induced Asthma
  • Eye Infections
  • Food Allergy
  • Gastresophageal Reflux-Related Chronic Cough
  • Hives
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • IgA Deficiency
  • Immunization
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Immunotherapy
  • Itchy Skin
  • Latex Allergy
  • Lung Spirometry
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Patch Testing
  • Penicillin Allergy
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radioallergosorbent Test
  • Rash
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Testing and Screening
  • Spirometry
  • Sulfonamide Allergy
  • Toxic Effect of Venom
  • Urticaria Due to Cold
  • Xolair® Therapy

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(973) 857-0330

Dr. Fost accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Amerihealth HMO
Amerihealth PPO
Direct POS
Direct Value Network POS
Personal Choice PPO
Value Network HMO
Value Network PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Devon Health
Elderplan
Medicare HMO
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
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QualCare PPO
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Dr. Fost's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fost

4.1

Based on 17 ratings

5 Stars
70.58823529411765%
(12)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
2 Stars
11.764705882352942%
(2)
1 Star
11.764705882352942%
(2)
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What went well
  • Explained conditions well (14)
  • Trusted the provider's decisions (14)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (13)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (4)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (3)
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This place is a zoo. It’s extremely poorly managed and unprofessional. Wait times are egregious and make the visit unbearable.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Feb 15, 2019
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Warm, welcoming office. Friendly staff. Dr. David is great with my son!
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Nutley, NJ – Mar 03, 2017
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About Me

Care Philosophy

We value the importance of an empathetic & professional relationship between you, our highly qualified doctors and our dedicated staff. We strive for top...Read more

Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatrics

Education

1998
National Jewish Medical and Research Center In Denver, Colorado
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Gloucestershire Royal Hospital In Gloucestershire, England
Residency Hospital
1995
University of Wisconsin / Madison
Internship Hospital
1992
Thomas Jefferson University
Medical School
1987
Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. David Fost, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Fost has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. David Fost, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. David Fost, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. David Fost, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Fost frequently treats Food & Drug Allergies. See all practice areas where Dr. Fost specializes.

Where is Dr. David Fost, MD's office located?

Dr. Fost's office is located at 197 Bloomfield Ave, Verona, NJ 07044. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. David Fost, MD speak?

Dr. Fost speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Allergy Consultants PA

Allergy Consultants PA197 Bloomfield Ave Verona, NJ 07044
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 6:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 6:30pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
Allergy Consultants PA89 Sparta Ave Ste 230 Sparta, NJ 07871
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 6:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 6:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Fost is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Clara Maass Medical Center

Belleville, NJ

59% Patient Experience Rating, 10% lower than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Newton Medical Center

Newton, NJ

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

5 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)