Sommerville Family Practice​

Now a division of Commonwealth Primary Care

Walter Foliaco

Our staff works hard for you to make sure everything goes smoothly with insurance. We take the pressure off of you and get things done.

Our MA's are well trained and knowledgeable. Experts at phlebotomy, they make blood draws quick and painless. 

Our front desk staff are warm, friendly and inviting. They always greet you with a smile and treat you like part of our family.

Back Office


Medical Assistants

Our Staff

Dr. Larry Gooss, DO

Dr. Gooss is a highly talented, bright, young physician with a stellar academic background.  He has unique additional experience and training from an intensive surgical internship prior to his family medicine residency training. He also has strong leadership experience serving as the chief resident over a 40 resident group and winning many awards during training. 

Outstanding medical knowledge and procedural skills make him an asset to the community. He has a warm and comforting manner with a remarkable ability to establish rapport with any and all patients.

​Dr. Gooss grew up on the Northside of Richmond.  He pursued his undergraduate degrees at Virginia Tech.  It was here that he met his amazing wife Holly, both members of the Virginia Tech Track and Cross Country teams. They stayed in Blacksburg while he finished medical school and then moved to Michigan where Dr. Gooss completed his residency training. He continues to run and compete in road races and stays active in the endurance community. Dr. Gooss has three beautiful daughters and is very excited about returning to raise his family and his practice with us here in Richmond.

Dr. William Harrington, MD

Board certified in Family Medicine, Phi Beta Kappa member, Eagle Scout, former Chief Resident, and African mission hospital cofounder, Dr Harrington is respected for his faith, visionary leadership and high ethical standards. He enjoys people, and partners with patients in their health care.

Dr. Harrington studied at the University of Virginia and completed his medical schooling here in Richmond at the Medical College of Virginia (MCV). He completed his speciatly training in family medicine in Newport News at Riverside Hospital before returning to Richmond. 

Dr. Harrington grew up in Bon Air.  He is married to Sandy Harrington and they have a daughter Christine.  He enjoys tennis, hiking, white water kayaking, and almost all outdoor activities.

Dr. Walter Foliaco, MD

Walter Foliaco is a board certified family medicine physician who has served the Richmond Metro community as a primary care doctor for over twenty years. Walter is warm-hearted, knowledgeable physician, and a welcome addition to our Sommerville Family. He is bilingual and speaks spanish fluently, a wonderful addition to our practice. A passionate college sports fan, Walter enjoys spending time with his family.

Dr. Foliaco also studied at the University of Virginia and completed his medical school education at the Medical College of Virginia. He remained in Richmond to complete his family medicine residency at Chesterfield Family Practice. Dr. Foliaco joins us after serving the community as a primary care physician and attending physician at the Chesterfield Family Practice Residency. He has trained many bright young physicians and is ready to further his career in primary care here at Sommerville Family Practice and Commonwealth Primary Care.