Dr. Carl Foster, MD

Dr. Carl Foster, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Carl Foster, MD is a family medicine specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Spartan Health Science Univ. in 2001 and specializes in family medicine, bariatric medicine, and more.

6400 Flat Rock Rd

Columbus, GA 31907

Contact Information

(706) 478-5858

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Foster's Experience

Dr. Foster's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Foster "Our mission at Capri is to REACH our community with quality health care; to SERVE all our patients with an evidence based approach to care; and to help GROW our community in a healthier manner. Capri is well-positioned to serve Columbus, and the surrounding counties (Harris, Marion, and Talbotton). By providing urgent care services our patients are able to access care without an appointment. Our weight management services arise from the understanding that obesity is an epidemic in our count"

3  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Foster does not have any board certifications listed.

2  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Spartan Health Science Univ.
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Foster has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Foster has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Foster's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Foster to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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  • 1

Dr. Foster's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Foster and his staff are the friendliest that I have encountered in the area. They are consistently pleasant and they patiently respond my barrage of queries concerning my Mother's condition. Dr. Foster is EXTRAORDINARY and has gone FAR BEYOND standard care for my mother, including physically...more
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I have been dealing with serious medical issues for 32 yrs. I can honestly say Dr. Foster is one of the best doctors I have had the privilege of of meeting. Personable, smart, sees through to the issue, and able to absorb very complicated situations, he is unique. He comes at problems from both a...more
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About the most personable Dr any one could ever have...Listens to your concerns and answers you with credible information and get down to the point...Does not beat around the bushes. Has Completely Changed my health! For better..Is not in a hurry to get you out with out explaining your health...more
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