Dr. Frank J Twarog MD Allergist-Immunologist

Dr. Frank Twarog is an allergist-immunologist in Brookline, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Boston Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Twarog accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and one of 35 at Boston Children's Hospital who specialize in Allergy & Immunology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Allergist-Immunologist: Asthma & Allergic Conditions

Education & Medical Training

Children's Hospital, Boston
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1973–1974

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1971–1973

Children's Hospital, Boston
Fellowship, Allergy and Immunology, 1974–1975

SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Allergy and Immunology
Certified 37 years in Allergy & Immunology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 38 years in Pediatrics

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Prenatal food allergen exposures and odds of childhood peanut, tree nut, or sesame seed sensitization.
Hsu, J. T.,Missmer, S. A.,Young, M. C.,Correia, K. F.,Twarog, F. J.,Coughlin, I. B.,Hornstein, M. D.,Schneider, L. C.

Tree nut allergy, egg allergy, and asthma in children.
Gaffin, J.M., Sheehan, W.J., Morrill, J., Cinar, M., Borras Coughlin, I.M., Sawicki, G.S., Twarog, F.J., Young, M.C., Schneider, L.C., Phipatanakul, W.

Sesame allergy: role of specific IgE and skin-prick testing in predicting food challenge results.
Permaul, P., Stutius, L.M., Sheehan, W.J., Rangsithienchai, P., Walter, J.E., Twarog, F.J., Young, M.C., Scott, J.E., Schneider, L.C., Phipatanakul, W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • 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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