Foster, Lance C, MDChildhood and Adolescent Psychiatry, Adult Psychiatry

: Fayetteville Diagnostic Clinic, Northwest Arkansas Pediatric Clinic: (479) 571-6363

    Dr. Lance Foster is a Child and Family Psychiatrist. Dr. Foster is Board Certified in General Psychiatry and also in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He serves as an adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

    Dr. Foster was the Chief Medical Officer and a staff psychiatrist at Ozark Guidance Center for 15 years. As a staff psychiatrist he provided psychiatric care for preschool through adult, Therapeutic Day Treatment programs, and the Child and Adolescent residential program. Dr. Foster is professionally affiliated with the American Psychiatric Association, Arkansas Psychiatric Society, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the American College of Physician Executives.

    Certifications

    • Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry by the American Board of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    • Board Certified in Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

    Education & Experience

    • Chief Medical Officer and Staff Psychiatrist

      Ozark Guidance Center, Springdale, Arkansas

    • Attending Psychiatrist

      Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia

    • General Psychiatry Residency and Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Chief Resident

      University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, Virginia

    • Medical Degree

      University of Missouri -Kansas City School of Medicine

    • Bachelor of Arts Degrees in Biology and Chemistry

      University of Missouri, Kansas City, Missouri

    Specialties

    • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
    • General Psychiatry