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About Dr. Merritt Foster Jr

Dr. Merritt Foster Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Richmond, VA. He has 69 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry. Dr. Foster is affiliated with Bon Secours Richmond Community Hospital, St. Mary's Hospital of Richmond and CJW Medical Center- Chippenham Hospital. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

414 W Franklin St
Richmond, VA 23220
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Dr. Merritt Foster Jr has the following 1 specialty

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Merritt Foster Jr has the following 7 expertise

  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Dr. Merritt Foster Jr has 0 board certified specialties

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Bon Secours Richmond Community Hospital
  • St. Mary's Hospital of Richmond
  • CJW Medical Center- Chippenham Hospital
  • Bon Secours-Memorial Regional Medical
  • Bon Secours St. Mary`s Hospital
  • CJW Medical Center Chippenham
  • Bon Secours Memorial Reg. Med. Ctr.
  • Education

    69 Years Experience

  • Virginia Commonwealth University

    Graduated in 1944

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

414 W Franklin St, Richmond, VA
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