Dr. Matthew Foster, MD

OncologyMaleAge 46

Dr. Foster
Accepting new patients

UNC Hospitals Gynecologic Oncology Clinic (Chapel Hill)

101 Manning Dr Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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(984) 974-0000

Dr. Matthew Foster, MD is a Oncology Specialist in Chapel Hill, NC. Dr. Foster has more experience with Blood Cancers than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Cape Fear Valley - Bladen County Hospital and University of North Carolina Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Foster to book an appointment.

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Dr. Foster is affiliated with University of North Carolina Hospital Chapel Hill, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Foster

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Foster treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Foster treats other conditions, please contact the office at (984) 974-0000.

Blood Cancers

Blood cancer specialists diagnose and treat cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma that affect the blood cells, bone marrow, or lymphatic system.Compare with other Blood Cancers specialists.

Dr. Foster is experienced in the area of Blood Cancers. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 18 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Foster
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Acute Leukemia
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
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High
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Dr. Foster's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Anemia
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer Screening
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Eye Cancer
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Screenings
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Thoracentesis
  • Uterine Cancer

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Dr. Foster accepts the following insurance:

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Aetna HMO
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Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Dr. Foster's Reviews

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5.0

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Dr. Foster always takes time with my mom, who has a very rare cancer as well. He explains things and has a gentle and encouraging spirit. We appreciate the care he gives as we navigate this illness.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Marie in Jamestown, NC – Dec 14, 2018
My father has had the BEST experience of care with Foster. He has never met such a doctor that shows care about the patient as much as Foster does.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Cruz Garcia Serrano in Raleigh, NC – Apr 09, 2016
Dr. Foster is treating my husband for a very rare cancer. He is doing a wonderful job.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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1 person found this helpful
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sally bethune in Chapel Hill, NC – Mar 03, 2016

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Matthew Foster, MD is a Oncology Specialist in Chapel Hill, NC. Dr. Foster has more experience with Blood Cancers than other specialists in his area....Read more

Specialties

  • Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Education

UNC Hospitals
Residency Hospital
2009
University of North Carolina, Hematology/Oncology, NC, USA
Fellowship Hospital
2003
University of North Carolina Hospitals, NC, USA
Internship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Matthew Foster, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Matthew Foster, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Foster's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Matthew Foster, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Matthew Foster, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Foster frequently treats Blood Cancers. See all practice areas where Dr. Foster specializes.

Where is Dr. Matthew Foster, MD's office located?

Dr. Foster's office is located at 101 Manning Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Matthew Foster, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Foster has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

UNC Hospitals Gynecologic Oncology Clinic (Chapel Hill)

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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Foster is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Cape Fear Valley - Bladen County Hospital

Elizabethtown, NC

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

University of North Carolina Hospital

Chapel Hill, NC

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)