Billionaire Phillip Frost hospitalized


    Phillip Frost, CEO of Miami-based biotechnology company Opko Health, admitted himself into a hospital after experiencing days of chest pains, according to a recent filing from the company.

    Frost, 84, underwent a “successful” surgery and “is expected to make a full recovery,” the company stated. He has been in regular contact with Opko’s (Nasdaq: OPK) board of directors and the firm is continuing to operate normally.