Dr. Vanessa Foster is a board certified obstetrician & gynecologist. Her areas of special interest include general obstetrics and gynecology, adolescent healthcare including contraceptive counseling and breast feeding information and support.
Dr. Foster grew up in Chicago and went on to graduate from Hampton University in Virginia and then completed medical school at the University of Illinois Chicago College of Medicine. She finished her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Illinois Chicago Medical Center in 2002. She joined Women’s Healthcare of Illinois in 2002. She is a Fellow in the American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists, and is a certified da Vinci® robotic surgeon.
Dr. Foster lives in Chicago with her two children. In her free time she spends time gardening and cooking. Her favorite cuisine is Cajun food. Dr. Foster likes to exercise and can be spotted biking around her Chicago neighborhood. She is bi-lingual, and is fluent in Spanish.