William C. Foster, M.D. Associate professor

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.