Dr. John Foster, DDS

Dr. John Foster, DDS

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Dr. John Foster, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Clarkston, MI and has been practicing for 21 years. He practices dentistry.Read his story

Clarkston Family Dental

6778 Bluegrass Dr

Clarkston, MI 48346
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • Guardian
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Concordia
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Foster's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Foster "Dr. John Foster is the owner and Primary Provider at Clarkston Family Dental. He is a native to the area, growing up on Detroit’s east side and graduating from Notre Dame High School. He completed both his undergraduate work and Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Detroit-Mercy School of Dentistry in 1997. Soon after his graduation, he became an active associate at this practice. After practicing as an associate for five years with the office, Dr. Foster purchased the practice in 2002 and became its owner and primary provider."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Foster "Clarkston Family Dental is committed to providing excellence in family dentistry to meet the needs of today's patients in a family-oriented, non-clinic atmosphere. From preventative and restorative dental procedures to cosmetic smile makeovers, Clarkston Family Dental is committed to your independent dental health by offering personalized care in our private treatment rooms."

1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

97  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosis of Tooth
  • Anodontia
  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Black Hairy Tongue
  • Bleeding Gums
  • Bonding Disorders
  • Bone Loss
  • Broken Tooth
  • Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Chronic Periodontitis
  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cleft Palate
  • Clefting - Ectropion - Conical Teeth
  • Clicking of Temporomandibular Joint
  • Cold Sore
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Cosmetic Peridontal Problems
  • Cracked Tooth
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Dental Tissue Neoplasm
  • Dentinogenesis Imperfecta
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dry Tooth Socket
  • Edentulism
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Exostoses
  • Facial Pain
  • Fibroma
  • Fluorosis
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Gingival Fibromatosis
  • Gingivitis
  • Gingivostomatitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Halitosis
  • Hypodontia
  • Jaw Bone Tissue Deterioration
  • Jaw Misalignment Leading to TMJ
  • Jaw Sprain
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Mouth Conditions
  • Mouth Lesions
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Mucositis
  • Oral and-or Facial Athletic Injury
  • Oral Infection
  • Oral Lichenoid Lesions
  • Oral Motor Problems
  • Oral Pharyngeal Disorders
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Orofacial Pain
  • Palate Cancer
  • Periodontitis
  • Plaque
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Receding Gums
  • Salivary Duct Stones
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Soft Tissue Infection
  • Stained Teeth
  • Swollen Gums
  • Tartar Buildup
  • Teething
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Temporomandibular Ankylosis
  • Tender Gums
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Conditions
  • Tooth Abnormalities as Seen in Diabetes
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Decay Caused by Acid Attack
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Displacement
  • Tooth Loss
  • Tooth Malformation
  • Toothache
  • Traumatic Dental Injuries
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50  Procedures

  • Athletic Mouthguards
  • Bone Grafting
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Filling
  • Dental Gum Flap Surgery
  • Dental Hygiene Services
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Inlays
  • Dental Onlay
  • Dental Procedure
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental Restoration
  • Dental Sealant
  • Dental Veneer
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Dentures
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Endodontic Treatment
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Fluoride Varnish
  • Frenectomy
  • Full Mouth Rehabilitation
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Gum Graft Surgery
  • Implant-Supported Dentures
  • Mouthguards
  • Nitrous Oxide Administration
  • Nitrous Oxide Sedation
  • Oral Conscious Sedation
  • Oral Sedation
  • Oral Soft Tissue Assessment
  • Orthotic Treatment
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Pocket Depth Measurement
  • Porcelain Dental Inlays
  • Porcelain Dental Onlays
  • Porcelain Fixed Bridges
  • Preseason Dental Exam
  • Root Canal
  • Rotary Endodontics
  • Special Needs Patients-General Care
  • Teeth Polishing
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Recording
  • Traumatic Dental Injury Treatment
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University of Detroit
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Detroit-Mercy School of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Foster has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Foster's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Foster to family and friends
43 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (37)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Foster's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

The doctor and staff are really nice, they get you back in a timely matter, they take excellent care of the pts, I'm very happy here
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Dr. Foster and the staff at Clarkston Family Dental are outstanding. Personal, thorough, honest and genuinely interested in their patient's well being. You won't be disappointed! Everyone is a true professional with a kind heart! You won't be disappointed!
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Pushes for crowns when fillings would be adequate
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My daughter and I have been coming to Dr. Foster since 2010. Dr. Foster is personable, professional and considerate. His staff is awesome. Kerry the receptionist always has a warm spirit. On my last visit, Krista did a superb job cleaning my teeth. Dr. Foster is does great work (no pain :)...more
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