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Primary Care Doctor, Family Practitioner
36 years of experience
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Athanasios Foster is Good. Dr. Foster has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 3.2
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Athanasios Foster, MD is board certified in Family Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight loss (non-surgical)

Education & Awards

Dr. Foster graduated from Indiana University , Indianapolis. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Foster has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 


  • Greek
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Athanasios James Foster MD is a male Family Practitioner, has 36 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Athanasios J. Foster practice?
Dr. Athanasios Foster has 3 office locations.
Dr. Athanasios Foster practices Family Medicine near Solana Beach, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Del Mar, CA and San Diego, CA.
See Solana Beach Primary Care Doctors.