Our Doctors

Kevin P Murray has been practicing in Charlottesville and Waynesboro/Fishersville since 1990. He has a special interest in treating athletic injuries of the foot and ankle, surgical reconstruction of bunion deformities and heel pain. Whether your problems are surgical or nonsurgical you can be assured you are getting the very best treatment available. Dr Murray is an avid cyclist, skier and triathlete. He enjoys spending time with his wife Tamara, son Jack and daughter Ryann. He has been coaching soccer in the SOCA organization for several years.

Graduate Education

• Dr William M Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
• Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, 1987

Undergraduate Education

• Pennsylvania State University, State College Pennsylvania
• Bachelor of Science, Biology, 1983

Internship

• Cedar Valley Podiatry, Waterloo, Iowa 1988Residency
• VA Medical Center Mountain Home, Johnson City, Tennessee 1989

Certifications

• Board Certified Foot Surgery
• American Board of Podiatric Surgery

Professional Memberships

• Diplomate American Board of Podiatric Surgeons
• Fellow American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
• Member American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine
• Member American Podiatric Medical Association
• Member Virginia Podiatric Medical Association

Hospital Staff Privileges

• August Medical Center
• Martha Jefferson Hospital
• Monticello Outpatient Surgery Center

Volunteer Experience

• Charlottesville Free Clinic
• Augusta Free Clinic

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, 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 Waynesboro 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 and continues to pursue hobbies of boating, woodworking, and reading.

Experience
• Blue Ridge Foot and Ankle Clinic, PLC – Private Practice • July 2005 – Present

Residency
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

Degrees
United States Naval Academy, Annapolis MD  B.S. Oceanography  - Meritorious Graduate
Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, D.P.M. Doctor of Podiatric Medicine

Honors and Awards
TUSPM J David Derr Scholarship Award Recipient
TUSPM Academic Scholarship Recipient

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
• Active DEA, License to Practice Podiatry and Foot Surgery, Commonwealth of Virginia
• American Heart Association, BCLS Certified

Professional Associations
• American Podiatric Medical Association
• American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management
Virginia Podiatric Medical Association

Staff Privileges
• Augusta Health, Fishersville VA
• Martha Jefferson Hospital, Charlottesville VA
• Monticello Community Surgery Center, Charlottesville VA

Blue Ridge Foot and Ankle Clinic