Dr. Jan Fronek MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Jan Fronek is an orthopedic surgeon in La Jolla, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Naval Medical Center San Diego and Scripps Green Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Fronek accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 20 doctors at Naval Medical Center San Diego and one of 20 at Scripps Green Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Shoulder Surgery

Education & Medical Training

UCLA Affiliated Hospitals
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978–1979

University of California at San Diego
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1979–1984

Hospital For Special Surg
Residency, Fellowship: Sports Medicine / Shoulder & Knee Surgery, 1984–1985

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 26 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 3 years in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Humeral avulsions of the inferior glenohumeral ligament complex involving the axillary pouch in professional baseball players.
Chang, E. Y.,Hoenecke, H. R.,Fronek, J.,Huang, B. K.,Chung, C. B.

Medial supracondylar stress fracture in an adolescent pitcher.
Chang, E. Y.,Fronek, J.,Chung, C. B.

Humeral shaft fracture treatment in the elite throwing athlete: a unique application of flexible intramedullary nailing.
Lee, C. S.,Davis, S. M.,Ho, H. A.,Fronek, J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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