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Norman Alan Wortzman, DPM

  • Podiatrist


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Dr. Wortzman's practice focuses on all aspects of foot health. His goal is to help patients maintain an active and pain-free lifestyle. He uses education to help patients understand their foot problems and become more active in their treatment.



Clinical Interests
  • Diabetic foot and ulcer treatment
  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric surgery
  • Podiatric sports medicine
  • Podiatric biomechanics
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Preventative geriatric foot care
Medical Education
  • DPM, New York College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Residency, AdCare Hospital
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Chelsea: MGH Chelsea HealthCare Center
  • 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 - other
  • 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
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
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Dr. Norman Wortzman earned his BA from Boston University in 1975 and his DPM from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1979. He completed his podiatric residency at Doctors Hospital (Worcester, MA) in 1980.

Dr. Wortzman has been on staff at Mass General since 1996, practicing at the Mass General - Chelsea Health Center. He also has a private practice in Quincy, MA, and works at the Greater Roslindale Medical and Dental Center.

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Research & Publications

Research Summary

Dr. Wortzman's research interests include diabetic foot conditions and preventative geriatric foot treatment.

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Chelsea HealthCare Center
151 Everett Avenue
Chelsea MA, 02150-1807
Phone: 617-887-4149
Fax: 617-887-3704

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