Dr. Preston F. Foster, MD

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Dr. Preston F. Foster, MD

Transplant Surgery | Male

Texas Transplant Physician Group 8201 Ewing Halsell Dr # Mezzanine, San Antonio, TX 78229 Get Directions
(210) 575-4837

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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.Read more

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Specialties

  • Transplant Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

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 Carcinoma
  • Hyperplasia
  • Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Liver Tumor
  • Metastatic Liver Cancer
  • Polycystic Liver Disease
  • Portal Hypertension

Procedures Performed

  • 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

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Texas Medical School At Houston

    Graduated in 1981

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Tennessee / Memphis / College Of Medicine & Surgery

    Completed in 1982

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Tennessee / Memphis / College Of Medicine & Surgery

    Completed in 1985

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Rush University

    Completed in 1988

  • Undergraduate School
    Baylor University

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Transplant Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Foster's Care Philosophy

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.