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Stuart E. Kigner, DPM

  • Podiatrist


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Dr. Kigner's goal is to maximize his patient's mobility through preventative care, education regarding their foot conditions, and partnership in treatment.



Clinical Interests
  • Diabetic foot and ulcer treatment
  • Foot strains
  • Foot sprains
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Foot orthoses
  • High risk foot conditions
Medical Education
  • DPM, Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Residency, Central New England Podiatry Program
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Waltham: Mass General West
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • 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 - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
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Dr. Stuart Kigner received his BS in biology/psychology from Franklin and Marshall College (Lancaster, PA). He received his DPM degree from the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine (Philadelphia), later graduating from the Central New England Podiatry Residency Program. He has lectured professionally and to community groups on a variety of topics pertaining to disorders of the foot.

Dr. Kigner is a Diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine. He joined the Mass General staff in 1984, and is also a faculty member of the Mass General Podiatric Residency Program.

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Research & Publications

Research Summary

Dr. Kigner's research interests focus on risk stratification and self-management strategies to prevent diabetic foot complications.

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Podiatry Group
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA, 02114-2696
Phone: 617-726-3487
Fax: 617-724-3384
Mass General/Newton Wellesley Foot & Ankle Center
52 2nd Avenue
Suite 1150
Waltham MA, 02451
Phone: 617-724-9338
Fax: 781-487-4003

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