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Fulton C. Kornack, MD

Hip & Knee Replacement and Spine Orthopaedic Surgeon

Clinical Instructor in Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Dr. Kornack has enjoyed the past 24 years treating a wide variety of orthopaedic problems from joint reconstruction to sports medicine/arthroscopic surgery and is happy to evaluate many of the problems related to the musculoskeletal system.

  • Phone: 617-726-3563
Department of Orthopaedics
Clinical Interests
Joint replacements
Hip replacement
Knee replacement
General orthopaedics
Sports medicine
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Waltham: Mass General West
Medical Education
MD, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients


Dr. Kornack is a board certified Orthopaedic Surgeon who has been on the staff of the Massachusetts General Hospital since 1987. He earned a BA cum laude from Harvard College and attended medical school at the University of Massachusetts. He completed two years of General Surgery training at the Deaconess/Harvard Surgical Service and his Orthopaedic Surgery training at the Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program. He was Chief Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery at the MGH prior to starting his clinical practice. Dr. Kornack also does volunteer work at the Carlos Otis/Stratton Mountain Clinic during the winter, treating acute ski related injuries. He enjoys participating in multiple outdoor activities including biking, kayaking, sailing and skiing.

Dr. Kornack's orthopaedic interests include treating arthritis of the hip and knee (joint replacement), sports related injuries and spinal disorders. As a general orthopaedic surgeon, he is comfortable evaluating most orthopaedic complaints.


Dr. Kornack focuses on ways to improve clinical care in patients.

Zero Emerson Place
Suite 120
Boston, MA 02114

Phone: 617-726-3563
Phone 2: 617-724-5563
Fax: 617-522-8325