Dr. John Fromson, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Male • Age 66
Dr. Fromson

Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital Inc.

1153 Centre St Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

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(617) 983-7771

Dr. John Fromson, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Jamaica Plain, MA and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Fromson has more experience with Personality Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from New York Medical College medical school in 1979. He is affiliated with Brigham And Women's Faulkner Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Fromson to book an appointment.

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Dr. Fromson accepts the following insurance:

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Fromson

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Personality Disorders

Personality disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect how a person thinks, feels or behaves, including narcissistic personality disorder, paranoid personality disorder, and borderline personality disorder.Compare with other Personality Disorders specialists.

Dr. Fromson typically treats 60% more often than similar doctors

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Borderline Personality Disorder
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Dr. Fromson's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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About Me


Dr. John Fromson, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Jamaica Plain, MA and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. Dr....Read more


  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry


Mass Mentl Hlth Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
Mass Mental Hlth Ctr
Residency Hospital
Internship Hospital
New York Medical College
Medical School


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Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital Inc.1153 Centre St Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

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Brigham And Women's Faulkner Hospital

Boston, MA

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)