William C. Foster, M.D.

Office information and hours

VCU Medical Center Ambulatory Care Center
417 North 11th Street
Richmond, Va. 23298
For appointments, call (804) 628-0351

Stony Point Orthopaedic Clinic
9000 Stony Point Parkway 
Richmond, Va. 23235
For appointments, call (804) 628-0351


Dr. William C. Foster specializes in musculoskeletal tumor surgery, orthopaedic oncology and musculoskeletal infections.

Board certification and licensure

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Medicine License

Educational background

  • Fellowship: Orthopaedic Oncology, University of Florida
  • Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
  • Medical school: Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
  • Undergraduate study: Virginia Military Institute

Professional affiliations

Dr. Foster is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Richmond Academy of Medicine.

Recent publications

  • Yaghmai I, Foster WC. Intraosseus ganglion of the distal end of the ulna with a pathological fracture. Skeletal Radiology 1987: 16(2): 153-6.
  • Hanks GA, Foster WC, Cardea, JA: Treatment of femoral shaft fractures with the Brooker – Wills Nail. Clin. Orthopaedics. 1988. Jan. (226) 206-218.
  • Blumberg KD, Hanks GA, Foster WC, Cardea JA. The Brooker – Wills Femoral Nail: Technical difficulties and their avoidance. Special Technical Publication 1008. Philadelphia American Society for Testing and Material, 1989.
  • Resnick CS, Foster WC: Achilles Tendon Ossification and Fracture Journal of the Canadian Association of Radiologists. Volume 41: June 1990.
  • Fern, SE, Coggins CA, Massey HD, Foster WC: Intramuscular Angiomatous Tumors Associated with Periosteal Changes and Pain. JSOA, Spring 2005, vol. 14, No.1.

View listing of recent publications on PubMed.