Dr. John D. Frost, MD

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Dr. John D. Frost, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

John D Frost MD 4100 Lake Otis Pkwy Ste 302, Anchorage, AK 99508 Get Directions
(907) 563-7072

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At the office of John D. Frost, MD, we care for knees; it's what we do and have done so exclusively for nearly thirty years. As one of Anchorage, Alaska's most experienced orthopedic surgeons, Dr Frost specializes in relieving pain, instability, or stiffness in the knee caused by injuries, arthritis or other conditions. Dr Frost is very conservative and frequently will recommend non surgical treatments.Read more

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy

Board Certifications

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Hand Conditions
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plica Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Spine Disorders
  • Tendonitis
  • Tibia Fracture

Procedures Performed

  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Education

  • Medical School
    Thomas Jefferson University

    Graduated in 1968

  • Internship Hospital
    Harrisburg Genl Hosp
  • Residency Hospital
    Geisinger Medical Center
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital and Medical Center
  • Undergraduate School
    Penn State U Hosp

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Frost's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Malpractice claims in Alaska not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Frost's Office & Staff

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Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

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How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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Dr. Frost's Care Philosophy

At the office of John D. Frost, MD, we care for knees; it's what we do and have done so exclusively for nearly thirty years. As one of Anchorage, Alaska's most experienced orthopedic surgeons, Dr Frost specializes in relieving pain, instability, or stiffness in the knee caused by injuries, arthritis or other conditions. Dr Frost is very conservative and frequently will recommend non surgical treatments.