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Dr. Temitope Foster, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.6 (54)
Map Pin Small Decatur, GA
Accepting new patients
22 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Temitope Foster, MD

Dr. Temitope Foster, MD is a Gastroenterologist in Decatur, GA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 22 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and is affiliated with Emory Hillandale Hospital. Dr. Foster, completed a residency at The Mount Sinai Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Foster an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Foster works at Dekalb Gastroenterology Associates - Dekalb Endoscopy Center in Decatur, GA with other offices in Lithonia, GA. They frequently treat conditions like Constipation along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield 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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Dr. Foster's Office Locations

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    Dekalb Gastroenterology Associates - Dekalb Endoscopy Center
    2675 N Decatur Rd Ste 506, Decatur, GA 30033 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (404) 299-1679
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    Dekalb Gastroenterology Associates - Hillandale
    5900 Hillandale Dr Ste 335, Lithonia, GA 30058 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (404) 299-1679

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  • Emory Hillandale Hospital

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Constipation
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Abdominal Pain
Anemia
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Chronic Gastritis
Colorectal Polyp
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Dysphagia
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Hemorrhoids
Indigestion
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Ulcer
Nausea
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Vomiting Disorders
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Abdominal Disorders
Acute Gastritis
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Ascites
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Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Cirrhosis
Blood Disorders
Bowel Strangulation
Cancer
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Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Cancer
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Duodenal Cancer
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Food Allergy
Gallstones
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastrojejunal Ulcer
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Heartburn
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Hiatal Hernia with Obstruction
Ileus
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Fistula
Intestinal Ischemia
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Intestinal Prolapse
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Ischemic Colitis
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Malnutrition
Megacolon
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Pouchitis
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Proctoptosis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Prolapse
Reflux Esophagitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Splenomegaly
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
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Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Viral Hepatitis
Bravo pH Testing
Colon Cancer Screening
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Fecal Impaction Removal
Gallbladder Scan
Gastroenterology Procedures
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    4.6
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    Based on 54 ratings
    Patient Ratings (54)
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    About Dr. Temitope Foster, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 22 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Yoruba
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    NPI Number
    • 1356538615
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • SUNY Stony Brook
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
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    Dr. Temitope 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 indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Foster has seen patients for Constipation, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Foster on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    54 patients have reviewed Dr. Foster. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Foster.

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