Lisa Foster, M.D.
Associate Professor of Orthopaedics
Emory University School of Medicine
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Emory Orthopaedics, Sports & Spine
6335 Hospital Pkwy
Johns Creek, GA 30097
- Medical School, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City KS, 2011
- Residency, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA , 2015
- Internship, University of Virginia Commonwealth Health System, RIchmond, VA , 2012
BiographyDr. Foster is a board certified, fellowship trained interventional physiatrist, specializing in non-operative spine care.
A native of Wichita, KS, she received her undergraduate degree in Biochemistry at the University of Kansas and her medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Foster completed both her residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and her subspecialty fellowship training in Interventional Pain Medicine at Emory University Hospital.
Dr. Foster has published numerous articles and presented at national conferences in the fields of spine and rehabilitation medicine. Most recently, she was a contributing author for a book chapter on the workup and conservative management of lumbar degenerative disk disease in JL Pinherio-Franco’s Advanced Concepts in Lumbar Degenerative Disk Disease.
Dr. Foster employs a comprehensive, multi-modal approach for the treatment of spinal conditions with the goal of optimizing function and improving the quality of life of her patients. She has extensive training in minimally invasive, fluoroscopic guided procedures for the treatment of various spine disorders.
Outside of medicine, Dr. Foster enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and hiking in remote parts of globe.