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Dr. Charles Foster, MD

Dr. Charles Foster, MD

Age 78 Ophthalmology M
(35) 35 reviews
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Dr. Charles Foster, MD is a ophthalmology specialist in Waltham, MA. Dr. Foster completed a residency at Wash University Barnes Hospital. He currently practices at Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institution (MERSI) and is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans.


  • Mass EE Infirm Harvard, Fellowship Hospital — 1977
  • Wash University Barnes Hospital, Residency Hospital — 1975
  • Duke University Hospital, Internship Hospital — 1970
  • Duke University, Undergraduate School — 1965

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
  • WellPoint
  • Worker's Compensation

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  1. Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institution (MERSI)

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      Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institution
      1440 Main St Ste 201, Waltham, MA 02451 Existing Patients: (781) 891-6377

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Today was my first visit more than a few years late. I do not know the results yet but I never seen such a nicely run doctor’s office in my life. He knows my autoimmune journey and understands it. He promised to feel much better from now on, he/they will take care of me.
No improvement is necessary. — Sep 02, 2020
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Dr. Foster frequently treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis), Allergic Conjunctivitis, and Eye Infections.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Mount Auburn Hospital