Dr. Victoria Melhuish, DPM

Dr. Victoria Melhuish, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Victoria Melhuish, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Carson City, NV and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from California College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1991 and specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.Read her story

2350 S Carson St Ste 3

Carson City, NV 89701

Contact Information

(775) 783-8037

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Melhuish performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hammer Toe
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 95% of peers
Bunion
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Dr. Melhuish's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Melhuish "In 1986, Dr. Melhuish received her B.A. in biology and physical education before receiving her Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine from the California College of Podiatric Medicine. She then completed her three year residency and has been in private practice since 1995. Dr. Melhuish maintains her certifications, professional standings and memberships to stay up-to-date on all of the latest podiatric developments. She has been a part of the Northern Nevada medical community and helps with hospitals and surgical centers on a regular basis. in 2000, she opened Sierra Foot & Ankle when the medical group she had been a part of had dissolved. She currently lives in Carson City where she is raising her daughter along with a Jack Russell terrier and a black kitty. She loves spending time outdoors and has hobbies involving "anything tech.""
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Melhuish "Dr. Melhuish ad her staff strive to give their patients the highest quality care for all of their podiatric needs. She focuses on giving all her patients holistic options, utilizing conservative treatments first that also keeps their entire body healthy before relying on surgical procedures."

5  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Melhuish does not have any board certifications listed.

41  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Claw Toe
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Wounds
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Toe Fractures
  • Toe Injuries
  • Toe Sprain
  • Toe Wounds
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27  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bursa Injection
  • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diabetic Limb Salvage
  • Diabetic Neuropathy Nerve Release Testing
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Digital Impression System
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Functional Orthotic
  • Joint Fusion
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Sports Medicine Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.

Education

  • University Of Redlands
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • California College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • California College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • California College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • America's Top Podiatrist, 2012
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Melhuish's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melhuish to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Melhuish's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Cost a ton of money, my feet problem was never resolved
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Bad experience - Only saw Dr. Melhuish once where she had an xray taken and prescribed a series of 10 laser treatments for my plantars fasciitis. She consistently over scheduled that treatment. 5 of first 7 treatments were 20+min late Cancelled the last 3 treatments because of late and...more
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Thank you for your constructive criticism, Ken. We have made adjustments internally to remedy this problem in the future and greatly apologize for any inconvenience. We have since refunded you for all charges. Wishing you all the best! - The Sierra Foot & Ankle staff

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Very thorough, patient, and understanding. Does not rush through an appointment leaving you with unanswered questions. Highly recommend.
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