Dr. Michael E. Foster, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 57

5036 Goodman Rd Suite 116
Olive Branch, MS 38654
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Dr. Foster:

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Dr. Foster's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Baptist Memorial Hospital - De Soto
7601 Southcrest Parkway
Southaven, MS 38671

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Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Foster

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Mike E Foster MD
Mike E Foster MD
5036 Goodman Rd Suite 116
Olive Branch, MS 38654
7580 Clarington Cv Suite 4
Southaven, MS 38671
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    Dr. Foster's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 2012
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Colectomy
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
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    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
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    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Foster

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1983

    Residency Hospital

    University Hospital Of Arkansas
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Foster & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

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    Dr. Foster's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Baptist Memorial Hospital - De Soto where Dr. Foster has admitting privileges:

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    • Baptist Memorial Hospital - De Soto

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Foster

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Foster to family and friends

    19 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Foster's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    17 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    19 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 17 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Foster
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    19 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    19 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    19 responses
    same as
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    19 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Foster accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Medicare
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • National Elevator
    • Principal Life
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Mike E Foster MD
    5036 Goodman Rd Suite 116
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 420-7061 (Office)
    B
    7580 Clarington Cv Suite 4
    Southaven, MS 38671
    (662) 349-5911 (Office)
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