Podiatrist Dr. Stewart Chang DPM

Dr. Stewart M. Chang

Patient Rating:

(4.5 out of 5 based on 83 Ratings)
Charlottesville, VA (Rio East Ct)
887 Rio East Ct. Suite A
Charlottesville, VA
Phone: 434-979-8116
Fax: 434-979-8880
Fishersville, VA
66 Parkway Lane Suite 102
Fishersville, VA
Phone: 540-949-5150
Fax: 540-932-8535

Stewart M. Chang, D.P.M., is Board Certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery.  Dr. Chang is a graduate from United States Naval Academy, Annapolis MD with a BS in Oceanography. Following completion of his undergraduate studies proudly served his country as a commissioned naval surface warfare officer for eight years. Dr. Chang left military service in 1998 to pursue his medical career. He went on to receive his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) from the Temple University of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia PA.

Dr. Chang currently practices in Charlottesville and Fishersville, Virginia and is on the active staff of Augusta Health, Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital, and Monticello Community Surgery Center.  Upon graduation from the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine. He completed a three-year residency in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery at University of Maryland Medical Center, University of Maryland Medical Systems (UMMS). Dr Chang’s residency was a three-year comprehensive medical and surgical foot and ankle training experience. There he was exposed to all aspects of foot and ankle medical and surgical management. In his final year at Maryland, he was a dedicated resident/fellow under direction of a foot and ankle orthopedic specialty surgeon. In that role, he performed advanced level foot and ankle reconstruction, trauma surgery, and diabetic limb salvage. He served as chief resident in his final year of residency.

Dr. Chang is still actively involved within the medical communities of the Charlottesville and Fishersville Virginia. He actively attends and lectures in continuing hospital education programs. He lectures to and mentors both college and high school students on opportunities in podiatric medicine. He volunteers with local area free health clinics.  Dr Chang, his wife Karen, and their two children live in Charlottesville Virginia. Outside of work he enjoys spending time with his family.


University of Maryland/Mercy Medical Center Podiatric Surgical Residency, 36 months, 2002-2005, Comprehensive training in all aspects of foot and ankle surgery, inclusive of reconstructive procedures, arthroscopy, traumatology, and diabetic limb salvage.  Chief Resident, Podiatric Residency Program, 2004-2005

Academic Institutional Sponsor: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Affiliated Institutions: University of Maryland Medical Center, Kernan Hospital, Mercy Medical Center, North Arundel Hospital


United States Naval Academy, Annapolis MD  B.S. Oceanography
Meritorious Graduate Graduate Temple University of Podiatric Medicine

State Licensure/Certifications

• Commonwealth of Virginia, Active Licensure in the Practice of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, 2005- Present
•  Board Certified in Foot Surgery, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

Professional Associations

• American Podiatric Medical Association
• American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management

Virginia Podiatric Medical Association

  1. Charlottesville, VA (Rio East Ct)
    887 Rio East Ct. Suite A
    Charlottesville, VA 22901
    Phone: 434-979-8116
    Fax: 434-979-8880

    Dr. Stewart M. Chang's hours at Charlottesville, VA (Rio East Ct):
    Mon7:30am - 4:30pm
    Fri7:30am - 3:00pm
  2. Fishersville, VA
    66 Parkway Lane Suite 102
    Fishersville, VA 22939
    Phone: 540-949-5150
    Fax: 540-932-8535

    Dr. Stewart M. Chang's hours at Fishersville, VA:
    Mon7:30am - 4:30pm
    Wed7:30am - 4:30pm
    Thu7:30am - 4:30pm

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  1. This visit happened very quickly. I phoned my doctor for a recommendation, he made it, I called for an appointment, got it and was in the next day. No problems.

  2. The staff made me feel comfortable and relaxed. Great team work!

  3. the doctors in this practice are excellent. you can always depend on getting the best advice.

  4. Wonderful experience.

  5. Very pleasant person

  6. So thankful to have chosen this practice! The reviews on Yelp weren’t great, but I have no idea where they could possibly be coming from. My experience was fantastic, calming, and successful. I can walk!

  7. The doctor's male assistant who took my vitals, xrays and wrapped my foot was so courteous, kind and professional

  8. Thanks for the great service

  9. Seemed hurried or distracted although that did not materially affect my treatment. Responded helpfully to my questions. Did not provide prospects or guidance -- there may have been nothing germane to provide.

  10. The balance of professionalism and compassionate care is a difficult one to achieve, however Dr. Chang and his entire staff have done so extremely well. I felt safe and cared for from the moment I walked into the office until my appointment had concluded.

  11. Dr Stewart Chang, very easy to get along with.

  12. Very nice office ,staff and Dr.. friendly and seen in a timely fashion..I will definitely go back...