Dr. Robert Foster

Dr. Robert Foster

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Specialty

  • Internal Medicine (Board Certified)

Advanced Degree

  • Medical Doctor (MD)

The Sharp Experience

I firmly believe in the philosophy of one doctor to one patient.

Locations

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  • Sharp Community Medical Group
    Phone: 619-461-9600
    5565 Grossmont Center Drive, Suite 1-105
    La Mesa, CA 91942
    Hours:
    Mon., 9 am to 4:45 pm
    Tue. - Thurs., 8:30 am to 4:45 pm
    Fri., 8

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Biography

In my practice, I provide continuous, competent care to patients and ensure easy access to physicians.

Biographical Details

Age: 62
In practice since: 1986
Gender: Male

Additional Languages Spoken

  • Italian

Medical Group

Hospital Affiliations

Education

  • Medical School: The George Washington University
  • Internship: Wadsworth VA Hospital (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Residency: Wadsworth VA Hospital (Los Angeles, CA)

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
    Elect Choice EPO, Health Fund HMO, HMO, Managed Choice POS, Open Choice PPO, QPOS POS, Select Choice HMO, US Access POS, Value Network HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    California HMO, EPO, Plus POS, Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Beech Street
    PPO
  • Blue Shield
    HMO, POS, PPOs (contact Blue Shield)
  • Care1st
    Medi/Medi
  • Champus Tricare
    For Life, Prime
  • CIGNA
    HMO, Open Access POS, PPOs
  • Coventry Healthcare
    PPO
  • Covered CA
    Sharp Health Plan Bronze HMO, Sharp Health Plan Gold HMO, Sharp Health Plan Platinum HMO, Sharp Health Plan Silver HMO
  • Health Net
    EPO, ExcelCare HMO, HMO, PPOs, Select POS, Seniority Plus Retirees HMO
  • Medicare
    Assignment, UHC-AARP MedicareCompleteValue, UHC-AARP MediComplete Premier, UHC-AARP MediCompleteEssential, UHC-Secure Horizons Retiree, UHC-Sharp Secure Horizons
  • Medicare/Medi-Cal
  • MultiPlan
    PPO
  • Sharp Health Plan
    Bronze HMO, Choice HMO, Gold HMO, Performance HMO, Performance Plus, Platinum HMO, Premier HMO, Silver HMO, Value HMO
  • United Healthcare
    Choice EPO, Choice HMO, Choice Plus POS, Options PPO, Signature Value HMO
  • VEBA
    Performance HMO-Network 1 HMO

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Treatments & Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Geriatrics
  • Headache
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Nutrition
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Smoking Cessation Techniques
  • Women's Health

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  • Sharp Community Medical Group
    Phone: 619-461-9600
    5565 Grossmont Center Drive, Suite 1-105
    La Mesa, CA 91942

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