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Fulton C. Kornack, MD

  • Hip & Knee Replacement and Spine Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Clinical Instructor in Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School


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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.



Clinical Interests
  • Joint replacements
  • Hip replacement
  • Knee replacement
  • Spine
  • General orthopaedics
  • Sports medicine
Medical Education
  • MD, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center|Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Waltham: Mass General West
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Centene/Celticare
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - other
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - SSN
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
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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.

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

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Zero Emerson Place
Suite 120
Boston MA, 02114
Phone: 617-726-3563617-724-5563
Fax: 617-522-8325

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