Dr. Gregory A. Foster, MD

Dr. Gregory A. Foster, MD

Family Medicine | Male | 58 years old

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Care Philosophy

My goal is to partner with my patients and their families in their life-long journey towards health promotion, health maintenance, disease prevention, counseling, health education, and the management of acute and chronic diseases, all within the environs of a teaching and education focused home.Read more

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Dr. Foster's Care Philosophy

My goal is to partner with my patients and their families in their life-long journey towards health promotion, health maintenance, disease prevention, counseling, health education, and the management of acute and chronic diseases, all within the environs of a teaching and education focused home.

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
  •  Board certified in Family Practice and Geriatric Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  Board actions found

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    No malpractice history found for Georgia.

    What is medical malpractice
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  • 1
    Board Action

    Dr. Foster has 1 board action

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    • Substance Abuse (3/30/2012)
    • Action Taken: Probation Terminated (Ended)
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Georgia
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Why It Matters: Dr. Foster's Board Certifications

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  • Family Practice
  • Geriatric Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Geriatric Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Menopause
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia

Education

  • Medical School
    Emory University

    Graduated in 1986

  • Internship Hospital
    The Medical Center, Inc.

    Completed in 1987

  • Residency Hospital
    The Medical Center, Inc.

    Completed in 1989

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine

    Completed in 1991

  • Undergraduate School
    Haverford College

    Graduated in 1980

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Breast Exam
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination