Dr. Stewart M. Chang

Patient Rating:

(4.8 out of 5 based on 274 Ratings)
Charlottesville, VA (Rio East Ct)

(4.8 out of 5 based on 411 Ratings)
887 Rio East Ct. Suite A
Charlottesville, VA 22901
Phone: 434-979-8116
Fax: 434-979-8880

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Fishersville, VA

(4.7 out of 5 based on 311 Ratings)
66 Parkway Lane Suite 102
Fishersville, VA 22939
Phone: 540-949-5150
Fax: 540-932-8535

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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. In addition to the specialty services and treatments listed, Dr. Chang also performs Cryo-pac Cryogenic Neuroma Surgery.

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)

    (4.8 out of 5 based on 311 Ratings)
    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):
    Tue7:30am - 4:00pm
    Fri7:30am - 1:30pm

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  2. Fishersville, VA

    (4.7 out of 5 based on 311 Ratings)
    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:
    Mon9:00am - 6:00pm
    Wed7:30am - 4:00pm
    Thu7:30am - 4:00pm

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  1. So happy that I found your practice. I feel safe that I found a great doctor, looking forward to relief from my crazy feet, no pressure! Everyone that I have spoken to on the phone or that has helped me in person has made me feel welcome, and have been super helpful. Thank you!

  2. Excellent care as always. Much appreciated.

  3. Dr. Chang was very professional and I was very pleased with his help. He is great

  4. Dr Chang is excellent and his staff is outstanding. Friendly and professional. Great practice!

  5. Dr. Chang your service was just great. GOD LOVES YOU AND SO DO I [...]

  6. Professional

  7. Friendly and interactive.


  9. A very good experience non-stressful.

  10. Dr Chang is great. He has, over a period of time, stopped a serious degeneration of my foot, and relieved some serious pain. Through minor surgery, custom shoe inserts, proper nail trimming, and other techniques, I am able to stand and walk all day with almost no discomfort. I am pleased. Also, I like Dr Chang's personality. he has a dry sense of humor, and he, along with Rick, keep me entertained and distracted while he is working on my feet. I actually look forward to going to Dr Chang and Rick because I know I will leave in better shape than I arrived.

  11. I appreciate if the first thing a person does upon entering the room is to introduce him/herself, including all staff members.

  12. Dr. Chang was very thorough.

  13. Dr. Chang has excellent problem solving medical physical skills. He is very professional and helpful. Has good people skills. I am happy with my foot and ankle care needs.

  14. Dr. Chang and his staff are the best.

  15. Dr. Chang is pleasant, professional, and knowledgeable. I am very pleased with everything he does for my feet.

  16. All were very professional and courtesy and really helpful staff.

  17. feels like home when you are there

  18. No nonsense approach to identifying the issue and taking appropriate action. Very good listener, answers questions in a way that I could understand the nature of my ailment and its treatment.

  19. Qualifier: Given the ongoing reactions to Covid 19, I was only patient in sight at 8 AM. Regardless, I was impressed with the entire office.

  20. I have been a patient of Dr. Stewart Chang for about 11 years since moving to Nellysford. He and his staff are professional, warm/welcoming, and provide exceptional foot care. I am so glad to be a patient of this wonderful practice. [...]