Dr. Stephen Medawar, DPM

Dr. Stephen Medawar, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
66 y/o

Accepting new patients

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.

McDowell Podiatric Group

6620 Coyle Ave Ste 202

Carmichael, CA 95608
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Accepted insurance

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

Learn about Dr. Medawar

Care Philosophy

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.
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Dr. Medawar's Experience

Dr. Medawar's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Podiatric Surgery
  • Board certified in Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

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


  • Bunion Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle 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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Dr. Medawar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Medawar to family and friends
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Medawar's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Yuba City, CA |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Medawar accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Basic PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Western Health Advantage

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Hospitals where Dr. Medawar has admitting privileges

Mercy San Juan Medical Center
6501 Coyle Ave
Carmichael, CA 95608
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