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About Dr. Karl W Foster-Smith

Dr. Karl W Foster-Smith, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Minneapolis, MN. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Foster-Smith is affiliated with Fairview Lakes Medical Center, Fairview Ridges Hospital and Fairview Northland Medical Center. Dr. Foster-Smith has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

10 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Karl W Foster-Smith is Excellent. Dr. Karl W Foster-Smith has been rated by 10 patients. From those 10 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Karl W Foster-Smith is 4.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

University of Minnesota Physicians Heart

6405 France Ave S Ste W200
Minneapolis, MN 55435
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Specialties

Dr. Karl W Foster-Smith has the following 2 specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    13 Expertise

  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Stroke
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Block
  • Unstable Angina
  • Heart Attack
  • Arrhythmia
  • High Cholesterol
  • Heart Diseases
  • Echocardiography
  • Blood Clot
  • Hypertension
  • Atherosclerosis

Board Certifications

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Reviews

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Fantastic Dr.

Dr. Karl is a caring and intelligent professional. Keeps up with newest procedures and research. Overall, an extremely nice person. I would recommend him to any of my friends that are concerned about their heart/health.

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Luck of the Irish

I found Dr. Foster-Smith to be very professional as well as personable. His diagnosis was right on and the care I received was excellent.

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Patients' Choice Award (2014, 2013)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Foster-Smith is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

  • Mayo Clinic And Medical School

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Karl W Foster-Smith accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota
    • BCBS MN Blue Cross Accord
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HealthPartners - MN
    • HealthPartners MN CareChoices
    • HealthPartners MN CentraChoice
    • HealthPartners MN Distinctions II
    • HealthPartners Open Access
  • Medica
    • Medica Fairview and N Memorial Vantage
  • Preferred One
    • Preferred One PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Medica Choice
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
  • WPS
    • WPS Group
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Locations & Directions

University of Minnesota Physicians Heart, 6405 France Ave S Ste W200, Minneapolis, MN
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