James Armstrong Foster, MD


James Armstrong Foster, MD

Primary Care
Family Medicine

James Armstrong Foster, MD
  • Clinical Interests

    Flexible Fiber Optic Endoscopic Procedures for Colorectal Cancer Screening
    Diagnosis and Management of Benign Dermatological Conditions
    Drug and Alcohol Testing in the Work Place

  • Philosophy of Care

    Augusta University is a world-class health care network offering the most comprehensive care in the region, where your health is our priority. As leaders in patient- and family-centered care, our physicians partner with our patients, their families, and other specialty physicians to provide an unmatched level of care. As the only academic medical center in the area, our patients receive the compassionate care they deserve along with leading-edge research and technologies not found anywhere else in the region.

  • Specialties

    Primary Care

    Family Medicine

  • Language(s)



Medical Director, Occupational Health Services

Assistant Professor of Family Medicine


American Board of Family Medicine - Certified, 1996

Education and Training

Medical School: University of Maryland, 1993

Residency: Medical College of Georgia, Family Medicine, 1996

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Dr. Foster’s Reviews

November, 24 2022


October, 21 2022

Foster is excellent.

September, 9 2022

Dr. FOSTER takes the time to listen, makes sure you understand him,and gives you the time you need.

August, 24 2022

Dr. Foster is absolutely the best!

August, 20 2022

Dr Foster always did things that was discussed upon visit prescriptions, consuls, and labs. I trust my mother Medical care with Dr. Foster

August, 19 2022

Always professional,caring & very knowledgeable about the whole body, health & very caring M.D.as I've ever been treated by.

August, 9 2022

Doctor was courteous, spoke frankly, listened well, and was ON TIME...

July, 6 2022

Dr. Foster was very well informed about my medical record and the reason for my visit. I appreciate his attentiveness, his willingness to answer my questions, and after presenting the facts, giving me the opportunity to formulate a treatment plan with him.

June, 17 2022


June, 4 2022

Dr Foster is an excellent physician, he listens and explains in a clear and extremely helpful manner.

May, 26 2022

Dr. Foster is a HOOT. I love him. (May he never retire) He is always friendly; helpful, he listens. He is not much of a VIP portal person (which he tells always). However, if I send a message; someone will respond.

May, 23 2022

No concerns: an excellent, logical physician

May, 22 2022

Jim is an excellent physician who takes time to listen and explain all facets of care and conditions.

May, 13 2022

Knowledgeable but quick

May, 12 2022

Not easy to get an appointments with.

May, 12 2022

Dr. Foster is excellent.

May, 12 2022

Dr. Foster is a very caring, knowledgeable and expert physician.

April, 15 2022

Dr. Foster is the best. I would not consider seeing any one else.

March, 18 2022

Good experience

March, 9 2022

Dr. Foster doesn't just tell you the plan, he explains answers any questions. The care is very much a collaboration between doctor and patient.

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