Dr. Preston Foster, MD

Dr. Preston Foster, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Preston Foster, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in San Antonio, TX. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

8201 Ewing Halsell Dr

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 575-4837

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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more than 5% of peers
Liver Transplant
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more than 5% of peers
Liver Cancer
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more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Foster "Every patient's journey to getting better is unique, and that's why Texas Transplant Physician Group physicians approach each situation with innovative solutions, state-of-the-art treatments and tremendous compassion. Our results are second to none, and our dedication to excellence in patient care is, too. World-class care. One patient at a time."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adenoma
  • Benign Diseases of the Liver
  • Bile Duct Disorders
  • Bile Duct Obstruction
  • Bile Duct Stricture
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Choledochal Cyst
  • Cirrhosis
  • Common Bile Duct Stone
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Hemangioma
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hyperplasia
  • Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Liver Tumor
  • Metastatic Liver Cancer
  • Polycystic Liver Disease
  • Portal Hypertension
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Procedures

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bile Duct Surgery
  • CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Liver Resection
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Liver Resection
  • Liver Surgery
  • Liver Transplant
  • Microwave Treatment of Prostate
  • Nanoknife
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Radiofrequency Ablation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.

Education

  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Tennessee / Memphis / College Of Medicine & Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Tennessee / Memphis / College Of Medicine & Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Rush University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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
4.3
based on 6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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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
16 to 30 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Foster accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Foster has admitting privileges

Methodist Hospital
7700 Floyd Curl Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
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Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital
8026 Floyd Curl Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
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