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Patient Reviews

3.5
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(8)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nova Foster is Good. Dr. Foster has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
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Promptness 3.0
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Courteous Staff 3.4
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
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Bedside Manner 3.9
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Spends Time with Me 3.7
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Follows Up After Visit 3.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Nova Foster, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • She has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)

Education & Awards

Dr. Foster graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia.


Affiliations

Dr. Foster has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • UCLA Medical Center 
  • Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center 

Languages

  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Nova Michele Foster MD is a female Surgeon, has 15 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Nova M. Foster practice?
Dr. Nova Foster has 4 office locations.
Dr. Nova Foster practices Surgery near Santa Monica, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Los Angeles, CA.
See Santa Monica Surgeons.