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John Frino, M.D.

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John Frino, M.D.

John Frino, M.D.

Associate Professor, Orthopaedics

Pediatrics

Physician Rating

4.9 out of 5

105 Ratings
15 Comments
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Contact Information

  • New Patient Appointments:

    336-716-WAKE

  • Returning Patient Appointments:

    336-716-8094

  • Department: 336-716-8200

  • Fax: 336-716-6286

Memberships

  • Am Academy Of Orthopaedic Surg

  • North Carolina Medical Society

  • Ped Ortho Soc of NA

  • Scoliosis Research Society

  • Am Medical Assn

  • Arkansas Medical Society

  • Beta Gamma Sig Nat Bus Hon Soc

  • Fin Mngt Assn Nat Honor Soc

  • Forsyth County Medical Society

  • Golden Key National Honor Soc

  • NPI: 1528098936

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Trauma, Hip Dysplasia, Orthopaedics, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Scoliosis

Education & Training

  • B.S.

    1991 - Clemson University

  • M.D.

    2000 - WFU School of Medicine

  • Residency

    2005 - Orthopaedic Surgery: Univ Of Arkansas For Medical S

  • Fellowship

    2006 - Orthopaedic Surgery: Childrens Hospital Of Boston

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

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Research Contact Information

  • Academic: 336-716-9813

  • Department: 336-716-8200

  • Fax: 336-716-6286

Research Interests

  • Fractures, Open, Surgical Wound Infection, Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy, Lumbar Vertebrae, Wound Healing

Recent Publications

  • The use of dual growing rods to correct spinal deformity secondary to a low-grade spinal cord astrocytoma Kuhn EN, Muthigi A, Frino J, Powers AK.. J Surg Case Rep. 2015;2015(10):1-4.
  • Surgical management of spasticity in the child with cerebral palsy Kolaski K, Frino J, Koman LA. In: Brashear A, Elovic E, eds. Spasticity: diagnosis and management. New York: Demos Medical Publishing;2011: 397-416.
  • Classic measures of hip dysplasia do not correlate with three-dimensional computer tomographic measures and indices Stubbs AJ, Anz AW, Frino J, Lang JE, Weaver AA, Stitzel JD.. Hip Int. 2011;21(5):549-558.
  • Use of vacuum-assisted closure in pediatric open fractures with a focus on the rate of infection Halvorson J, Jinnah R, Kulp B, Frino J.. Orthopedics. 2011;34(7):e256-260.
  • The impact of intrathecal baclofen on the natural history of scoliosis in cerebral palsy Shilt JS, Lai LP, Cabrera MN, Frino J, Smith BP.. J Pediatr Orthop. 2008;28(6):684-687.
  • Collagen-platelet rich plasma hydrogel enhances primary repair of the porcine anterior cruciate ligament Murray MM, Spindler KP, Abreu E, Muller JA, Nedder A, Kelly M, Frino J, Zurakowski D, Valenza M, Snyder BD, Connolly SA.. J Orthop Res. 2007;25(1):81-91.
  • Trends in adolescent lumbar disk herniation Frino J, McCarthy RE, Sparks CY, McCullough FL.. J Pediatr Orthop. 2006;26(5):579-581.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

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Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.9
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.9
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.9
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
5.0
Likelihood of recommending CP
5.0
Patients' confidence in CP
4.9
Time CP spent with patient
4.9
Wait time at clinic
4.4



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

  • 9/25/2017

    Fine, all good.

  • 8/23/2017

    Awesome Dr. He was great with our child.

  • 8/23/2017

    The doctor was very friendly and understood my concern about my daughter.

  • 7/27/2017

    Adore Dr. John Frino!!!

  • 6/20/2017

    A+ to Dr. Frino and Sybil Snow!!!

  • 5/22/2017

    Dr. Frino is a wonderful doctor. He has always been very caring and helpful before, during, and after Haley's surgery. He always takes his time in the exam room and doesn't make you feel rushed.We are so thankful to have him as her doctor, he has truly been a blessing to our family during a very scary time.

  • 5/8/2017

    Dr. Frino, is the best!

  • 5/8/2017

    *Dr. Frino is fantastic and we appreciate the time spent with us.

  • 3/30/2017

    Excellent.

  • 3/16/2017

    Very personable & knowledgeable.

  • 3/16/2017

    dr frino is so kind and has helped Jamie so much. iam a health care worker also & I recognize great care when I see it & dr frino gives exceptional care!!

  • 3/13/2017

    Dr.Frino was the most courteous and knowledgeable doctor I have ever met. He immediately made my daughter feel at ease and established a great rapport with her from the minute he walked in the door. He listened to my concerns and addressed them all in such a kind manner.

  • 1/31/2017

    dr. Frino and his staff are truly a blessing. our journey has been an excellent experience with him. thank you so much for everything that you and your staff have done for my family and I and expecially Christopher

  • 1/30/2017

    I can't say enough good things about *Dr. Frino. He is a friendly and caring provider. He takes time to understand and examine the problem. Excellent caregiver!

  • 1/4/2017

    *Dr. Frino is a very skilled, compassionate, and personable doctor. I am so glad that I chose him as my surgeon.

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  • Find a Pediatric Specialist
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