Dr. Robert Foster, DPM

Dr. Robert Foster, DPM

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62 y/o
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Dr. Robert Foster, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Columbia, MO and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in podiatry, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

Columbia Podiatry

305 N Keene St Ste 209

Columbia, MO 65201
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Foster's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hammer Toe
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foster treats Hammer Toe more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Foster treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Limb Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foster treats Limb Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Foster treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Bunion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foster treats Bunion more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Foster treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Foster's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bursitis
  • Callus
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Corn
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Haglund's Deformity Resection
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tendonitis
  • Toenail Fungal Infection
  • Wound Care and Management

About Me

Dr. Robert Scott Foster graduated from the Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine (Wm Scholl College) in Chicago, IL in 1984 and completed a two-year residency through Rush-Presbyterian St. Lukes Hospital in Chicago from 1984-1986. After moving to Co...

Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine

Education

1986
Rush Pres St Lukes Hosp
Residency Hospital
1984
Finch University of Health Sciences / Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
1986
1984

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Let the man do his thing! So glad I went to him. 5 years ago a plantar fibroma developed under my arch. Too painful to even touch. A different podiatrist with a different group charged me $150 for a steroid injection. Super painful. And only a temporary fix. When the fibroma came back, I tried...Read More
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Professional, through, pleasant, did what was needed quickly but very well
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My baby toe had a callous that would not respond to over-the-counter remedies. Dr. Foster solved the problem in minutes. After 8 months of suffering, I finally walked out of his office pain free. I regret that I waited so long. Thank you, Dr Foster!
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Dr. Foster solved my foot issue with one visit. I left with no pain from my baby toe which had been giving me the "blues" for about 8 months. This was worth the trip!
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Locations

Columbia Podiatry

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Preferred Select
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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