Dr. Frank John Frassica MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Frank Frassica is an orthopedic surgeon in Baltimore, Maryland. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Johns Hopkins Hospital and University of Maryland Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Frassica accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 33 doctors at Johns Hopkins Hospital and one of 39 at University of Maryland Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Johns Hopkins Hospital
Ranked #6 in Orthopedics

University of Maryland Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

National Capital Consortium
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1982 - 1983

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1983 - 1987

Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

MSTS/AAOS Residents Musculoskeletal Oncology Review: Clinical Radiographic and Pathologic Overview and Treatment Principles
2012 9 21

Inhibition of TGF-β signaling in mesenchymal stem cells of subchondral bone attenuates osteoarthritis.
Zhen, G.,Wen, C.,Jia, X.,Li, Y.,Crane, J. L.,Mears, S. C.,Askin, F. B.,Frassica, F. J.,Chang, W.,Yao, J.,Carrino, J. A.,Cosgarea, A.,Artemov, D.,Chen, Q.,Zhao, Z.,Zhou, X.,Riley, L.,Sponseller, P.,Wan, M.,Lu, W. W.,Cao, X.

A systematic approach to magnetic resonance imaging evaluation of epiphyseal lesions.
Thawait, S. K.,Thawait, G. K.,Frassica, F. J.,Andreisek, G.,Carrino, J. A.,Chhabra, A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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