Dr. Gregory A. Foster, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 56

1900 10th Ave Suite 100
Columbus, GA 31901
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Dr. Foster's Experience

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Dr. Foster's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Geriatric Medicine
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  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Breast Exam
  • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Geriatric Assessments
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunizations
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Removal of Wart
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccinations
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Exams
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  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Geriatric Conditions
  • Geriatric Diseases
  • Gerontologic Conditions
  • Heart Disease
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Menopause
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia
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Background Check for Dr. Foster

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Georgia.

5 Sanctions

  • Substance Abuse  (3/30/2012)
  • Action Taken: Probation Terminated (Ended)
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: Georgia
  • Substance Abuse  (3/30/2012)
  • Action Taken: Probation Terminated (Ended)
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: Georgia
  • Disciplinary action in another state  (10/4/2010)
  • Action Taken: Suspension
  • Summary: Dr. Gregory Allen Foster; License # 179089

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

    The Georgia Composite State Board of Medical Examiners on 07-09-2009 indefinitely suspended the physician's license to practice medicine in the State of Georgia. The board required the physician to successfully complete treatment and comply with recommended follow-up care. The board's action was based upon the physician's chemical dependence.

    Action Taken:

    The physician's license to practice medicine in the State of New York has been Suspended and Placed on Probation concurrent and coterminous with the suspension and probation imposed by the Georgia Composite State Board of Medical Examiners 07-09-2009 Public Consent Order and 07-01-2010 Public Consent Order. The physician shall comply with the terms and conditions of his public consent orders including any extension or modifications.

  • State: New York
  • Disciplinary action in another state  (10/4/2010)
  • Action Taken: Suspension
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: New York
  • Substance Abuse  (7/1/2010)
  • Action Taken: Probation
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: Georgia

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Education & Training

Medical School

Emory University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1986

Internship Hospital

The Medical Center, Inc.
Complete in 1987

Residency Hospital

The Medical Center, Inc.
Complete in 1989

Fellowship Hospital

Mount Sinai School Of Medicine
Complete in 1991

Undergraduate Schools

Haverford College
Graduated in 1980
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Foster & Staff

  • English
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