Dr. Stephen Medawar, DPM

Dr. Stephen Medawar, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
67 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Stephen Medawar, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Carmichael, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. He specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatry.Read his story

McDowell Orthopedics and Podiatry Group

6620 Coyle Ave Ste 202

Carmichael, CA 95608
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Fracture
more than 74% of peers
Hammer Toe
more than 68% of peers
Foot Conditions
more than 59% of peers

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Dr. Medawar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Medawar "Dr. Medawar is one of the finest podiatrists in the Sacramento area, and has been a practicing surgical podiatrist for the last 35 years. He is a graduate of the University of California, Davis, and graduated from the California College of Podiatric Medicine in 1980. Currently, Dr. Medawar practices at McDowell Podiatry in Carmichael, California, where he helps treat his patients' foot and ankle pain and helps with foot deformities. If you need to schedule an appointment with him, call his office or send a request through his website."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Medawar "The practice of medicine should be very personal. Dr. Medawar uses drawings, models, and literature to illustrate conditions, and emphasizes the need for daily participation in treatment programs."

2  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Podiatric Medicine

16  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease

11  Procedures

  • Bunion Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • UC Davis
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • California College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital-Santa Clara
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Medawar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Stephen Medawar, DPM
Dr. Medawar is by far one of the finest Podiatry surgeons ever. He does an amazing job with his professionalism in foot care. I would recommend him to anyone needing a #1 experienced doctor that knows his stuff. He does beautiful work. Thanks again Anna
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Anna Henson – Feb 26, 2018
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Dr. Medawar has an excellent staff and he himself has a great sense of humor. He explains everything well and really cares about his patients. I felt very lucky to have my surgery done by Dr. Medawar. Excellent recovery and my foot looks fantastic!
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Lissette in Yuba City, CA – Jan 12, 2016
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