Dr. Foster was raised in a military family and grew up across the United States and in Cuba. She began her dental career as a dental assistant, followed by a successful career as a registered dental hygienist for 18 years. Dr. Foster returned to school and earned her dental degree from the Medical College of Virginia. She is very keen to stay informed on the latest developments in dentistry and has attended post-graduate programs at the University of Minnesota and New York University, in addition to training courses in cosmetic dentistry and dental implants. Drawing upon her unique dental career, Dr. Foster has lectured at conferences domestically and internationally. She provides pro-bono services through the Virginia Dental Association and has traveled overseas with the International Dental Implant Association Missionary Trip program.