Dr. James Frost, MD

Dr. James Frost, MD

Breast Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. James Frost, MD is a breast surgical oncology specialist in Union, NJ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1982 and specializes in breast surgical oncology and surgery.

950 W Chestnut St Ste 102

Union, NJ 07083

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • EmblemHealth
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
more than 88% of peers
more than 61% of peers
Breast Cancer
more than 38% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

11  Conditions Treated

15  Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Rochester
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Mt Sinai School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Metro Grp Hosp/u Ill
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Frost has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Frost's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frost to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Frost's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Frost is definitely one of my favorite doctors. He is very knowledgeable and nice. I am very lucky to have found him. I have never waited for more than 10 or 15 minutes and the people working for him are very sweet. I would recommend him to anyone.
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He's very knowledgeable, makes you feel very comfortable explained everything to you and just wonderful man I would recommend him to anyone
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On January 20, 2016, I had to undergo melanoma surgery at Dr. Frost clinic in Union, NJ. I was quite scared that such ugly thing happened to me. However, Dr. Frost calmed me down with his very positive and optimistic attitude. He described in details what is necessary and what outcome of this...more
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I first met Dr. Frost in the Emergency Room. He performed emergency surgery on me for a ruptured spleen. He was very compassionate and extremely competent. I believe he saved my life by acting quickly. Thank you.
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