Dr. Richard Foster, DPM

Dr. Richard Foster, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Richard Foster, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Temple University School of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery and wound & burn care.Read his story

211 Essex St Ste 106

Hackensack, NJ 07601

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Insurance Accepted

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Foster's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Plantar Fasciitis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foster treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Foster treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Foot Conditions
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foster treats Foot Conditions more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Foster treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Ankle Sprains and Strains
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foster treats Ankle Sprains and Strains more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Foster treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Foster's conditions and procedures:

Abscess Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Bunion
Diabetes-Like Pressure Ulcer
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Fracture
Fracture Care
Hammer Toe
Hammer Toe Repair
Heel Pain
Ingrown Toenail Treatment
Laceration
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Plantar Fasciitis
Ulcer of Foot
Wound Care and Management
Wounds

About Me

Care Philosophy

Every patient is given the time needed to treat individual problems; average appointment is 30 minutes.

Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Wound & Burn Care

Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
  • Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery

Education

  • 2011
    Physican certified in Wound Care-CMET
    2011
  • 1983
    Sheridan Park Hospital, Tonawanda, NY
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1983
    Sheehan Emergency Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1983
    Temple University School of Medicine
    Medical School
    1983
  • 1979
    Kennedy University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1979
  • 1979
    Villanova University
    Undergraduate School
    1979

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
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What People Say About Dr. Richard Foster, DPM
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I have been a patient of Dr Foster’s for over 30 years and for good reason. Dr Foster has always taken whatever time is needed with a patient to be sure they understand their condition and the necessary treatment, be it a small or large issue they may have. Dr Foster has performed several...Read More
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