Dr. Timothy Frost, MD

Dr. Timothy Frost, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Timothy Frost, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Alamogordo, NM and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Washington Univ Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, pediatric dermatology, and more.Read his story

1401 10th St Ste C

Alamogordo, NM 88310

Contact Information

(575) 437-4533

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Health Net
  • 17 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Frost performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Nosebleed
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Tonsillitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laryngitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Frost's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Frost "Timothy William Frost, M.D, FACS Dr. Frost has been practicing Otolaryngology in Alamogordo, New Mexico since 1993 and has enjoyed providing care for a broad range of ENT problems to the Children and Adults of Southern New Mexico ever since. His areas of special interest are Nasal and Sinus Disease and he has particularly enjoyed the new successes afforded by the new minimally invasive procedure for treating sinus disease, Balloon Sinuplasty, having helped hundreds of patients without the need for formal surgery over the last several years since the advent of this technology. Dr. Frost grew up in Ohio and Atlanta. He graduated from Duke University Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Biochemistry. He then received his M.D. degree from the 3rd ranked medical school in the country, Washington University in Saint Louis, graduating with honors as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical society. His residency in Otolaryngology was completed at University of Illinois at Chicago. After graduating from Residency he did an additional year of advanced fellowship training in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at St. Louis University. In addition to treating the full range of Ear, Nose and Throat problems. Dr. Frost and his Physicians Assistant, Leila Miller, PA-C provide Allergy Testing and Desensitization Treatments and Medical and Cosmetic Dermatology. Dr. Frost performs the majority of his surgical procedures at Southern New Mexico Surgery Center."
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4  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

113  Conditions Treated

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45  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision of Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Vestibule Floor of Mouth
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.

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.

Education

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • U Ill Med Coll
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • U Ill Med Coll
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Am Acad Facial Plas Surg
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Frost has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Frost's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frost to family and friends
19 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Frost's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I was impressed on how thorough Dr. Frost was, and how he put you at ease.
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Dr Frost did my tonsillectomy . I was age 55. He recognized my swollen tonsil was all tumor and got it all out encapsulated . He saved my life by being aware and diligent. I had to follow up with cancer treatment , but because he did a great job . I'm here to tell you about him .
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Both my kids have had their tonsils taken out by Dr. Frost. Both had a good experience and have missed a lot less school days since. They were always getting sick! The office staff are all very caring and appointments are relatively easy to get. I had a few questions after one of my kids surgery...more
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I would tell others about Dr. Frost because he takes time to listen to the patients and is very good at what he does.
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Experienced and competent. Recently performed in in office balloon sinuplasty with most excellent results. My sinuses have not felt this good in 40 years. No problems with insurance. Follow up was great. Nothing but praise for his training, experience, talents, communication, and availability. He...more
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