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Dr. James Foster, MD

Family Medicine
3.4 (9)
Accepting new patients
40 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview

Dr. James Foster, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Richmond, VA. They specialize in Family Medicine, has 40 years of experience. They graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine|Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine|Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College Of Virginia|Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College Of Virginia and is affiliated with Henrico Doctors' Hospital, Parham Doctors' Hospital, Retreat Doctors' Hospital and Chippenham Hospital.

Dr. Foster works at Commonwealth Primary Care - Ridgefield in Richmond, VA. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    Commonwealth Primary Care - Ridgefield
    2200 Pump Rd Ste 100, Richmond, VA 23233 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (804) 373-6695
    Monday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Tuesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Wednesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Thursday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Friday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

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  • Henrico Doctors' Hospital
  • Parham Doctors' Hospital
  • Retreat Doctors' Hospital
  • Chippenham Hospital

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    Sep 25, 2019
    Dr. Foster is great, have been going to him for 5 years. Very patient, explains everything well, good staff, don't have to wait long when I go in for an appointment. It is hard to schedule an appointment on short notice though.
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    Specialties
    • Family Medicine
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    Years of Experience
    • 40 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1275590218
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    Internship
    • Medical College Of Virginia|Medical College of Virginia|Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center|Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
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    Medical Education
    • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine|Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine|Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College Of Virginia|Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College Of Virginia
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    Dr. James Foster, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Foster is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Foster has an average wait time of 16 – 30 minutes at their office(s).

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    Dr. Foster works at Commonwealth Primary Care - Ridgefield in Richmond, VA. View the full address on Dr. Foster’s profile.

    9 patients have reviewed Dr. Foster. The overall rating for this provider is 3.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Foster.

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