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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. William Foster is Excellent. Dr. Foster has been reviewed by 38 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. William Foster, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Infections
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Leg Fracture (Tibial Fractures)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Foster graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Richmond, VA
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Foster has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • VCU Health System 


  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. William C Foster MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 36 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. William C. Foster practice?
Dr. William Foster has 1 office location.
Dr. William Foster practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Richmond, VA.
See Richmond Orthopedic Surgeons.