Howell Foot and Ankle Specialists: Podiatrists & Foot Doctors!

We are here to treat your foot and ankle pain! We are your trusted choice in Howell Michigan for the last 20+ years. See why we are the 100% best choice!

Howell, Livingston County, Michigan:


We have moved beginning 11/4/2019, our new address is:

524 Byron Rd #102, Howell, MI 48843

Howell Foot Doctor & Podiatrist

Why are we your best choice for podiatrists in Howell Michigan?

We have been here is a practice for over 25 years! You just don’t hang around this long unless you are the top choice in area.

See why internal medicine and primary care doctors have made us their choice for referrals.

See why we have been the on-call physicians at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Livingston, and St. Joseph Mercy Brighton hospital!

Our practice is filled with the same podiatrists and foot doctors who take call at St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor, so rest assured that even if you are have been the most advanced foot and ankle problems, we will also be there to see you.

Every year our podiatrists are credentialed and reviewed by the surgical department through Ann Arbor, and meet the most stringent and highest quality guidelines and reviews.

Howell Foot and Ankle New Patient Paperwork:

Please download the fill out the following paperwork so that we can schedule you an appointment at Howell foot and ankle.

We want to make sure your appointment with our podiatrists goes as smoothly as possible. Ideally with your packet filled out, you will be able to get into your appointment within a few minutes.

This paperwork is admittedly way too much, but we need to know most of these details to make your visit run smoothly and to make sure your health insurance covers your visit!

Who are the Best Foot Doctors and podiatrists in Howell Michigan?

The top foot doctors, podiatrists and top foot and ankle surgeons in Brighton Michigan include: Dr. John Stevelinck, Dr. Tom Biernacki , Dr. Marc Bonanni and Dr. Danielle Meyka. Trusted for over 20 years!

Dr. John Stevelinck DPM:

  • Dr. John Stevelinck, DPM is a practicing podiatrist in our Howell, Brighton and Dexter locations.
  • He has a wife and 3 children who currently reside with him in the Pinckney Michigan Area.
  • Dr. Stevelinck graduated from Wayne State University and has grown up in the Michigan area.
  • Dr. Stevelinck is a graduate of the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in 1998. He was in the top 10% of his class upon graduating.
  • Dr. Stevelinck received the Academic Merit Scholarship, Pi Delta, National Honor Society, and was also a member of the Kappa Tau Epsilon Academic Fraternity.
  • Dr. Stevelinck completed a rigorous surgical residency at Kaiser Permanent Medical Center in San Francisco California specializing in Diabetic Limb Salvage.
  • Dr. Stevelinck has been associated with the St. Mary Mercy and St. Joseph Mercy Residency Programs since 2013. Prior to that Dr. Stevelinck was associated with the Botsford Hospital and St. John Hospital Residency programs since 2000.
  • Dr. Stevelinck is a Board Certified in foot surgery with the American Board of Podiatric Surgery.
  • He is a fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons.
  • Dr. Stevelinck is a fellow of the American Professional Wound Care Association.
  • He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Michigan Podiatric Medical Association.
  • Dr. Stevelinck is currently associated with St. Joseph Mercy Livingston and St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor Hospitals. He is currently the chief of the podiatry department at St.Joseph Mercy Hospital Ann Arbor.
Dr. Tom Biernacki DPM

Dr. Tom Biernacki DPM

  • Dr. Tom Biernacki has been serving Livingston County and Washtenaw county since 2014. He was trained at the St. Joseph Mercy Health care system completing a rigorous surgical residency in foot and ankle surgery.
  • Dr. Tom Biernacki was medical school valedictorian and completed prestigious surgical residency in both foot and ankle surgery at St. Joseph Hospital in Ann Arbor and Livonia. Following this surgical training,
  • Dr. Biernacki he went on for further training at the University of Texas, and St. Joseph presence hospital for two mini fellowships following his surgical resident training. This training makes Dr. Biernacki an ideal choice for your foot and ankle surgical procedures.
  • He lists his focus on treating conditions from a biomechanical standpoint preferring to avoid surgery whenever possible, but he does perform surgery on Monday afternoons in St. Joseph Brighton and Fridays in St. Joseph Livingston Howell.
  • He enjoys performing both elective bunion, hammer toe, neuroma and plantar fasciitis surgeries. Dr. Biernacki is also available for inpatient surgery for diabetic wound care, infections and foot and ankle fractures.
  • Dr. Biernacki is married to his wife Christina and resides in Livingston county and has two young daughters.
  • Dr. Biernacki is a former college football player, and still enjoys the play ultimate Frisbee in Ann Arbor and Detroit.
  • He takes a special interest in diabetic wound care, sports medicine as well as foot and ankle surgery within the hospital system including St. Joseph Ann Arbor.
  • APMA membership.
Dr. Marc Bonanni DPM

  • Dr. Bonanni graduated from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in 1997 and has been in practice for over 19 years
  • He has completed a prestiguous medical and surgical residency at Harvard Medical school associated Cambridge Hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  • Dr. Bonanni specializes in diabetic foot care, biomechanical evaluation and sports medicine.
  • He has 4 children with his beautiful wife and has resided in Livingston county and Howell for the majority of his life.
  • Dr. Bonanni is known for his warm people skills and excellent medical knowledge.
Dr. Danielle Meyka-Blanchard DPM

  • Dr. Meyka-Blanchard graduated from Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in 2001 and has been in practice for over 13 years.
  • She completed a residency at Saint John Macomb Oakland Hospital Oakland Center. She currently practices at Advanced Foot and Ankle Specialists and is affiliated with St Joseph Mercy Livingston Hospital and St Mary Mercy Livonia Hospital.
  • Dr. Meyka-Blanchard specializes in at risk foot care, biomechanics and sports medicine.
  • See why Dr. Meyka-Blanchard has excellent patient reviews and come see her today!
What Type of Insurances Does Brighton Foot and Ankle Accept?

We accept almost every single major insurance in Michigan, we make it our duty to make sure you are covered!

Below are the listed insurances that we mainly see, but if you have something outside of this, still make sure to call our office as we may still be able to accommodate you.

We also do take cash patients, especially if you come through the emergency room, or have a serious problem that needs to be taken care of immediately. We pride ourselves on helping take care of Livingston County and the community, not just judging you based on your type of insurance!

Below are some of the listed insurances that we do take:

  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health And Life
  • BCBS/Federal/PPO/Preferred
  • BCN Advantage MyBlue
  • BCN HMO and Mpremier
  • Cigna POS/HMO/PPO
  • Cofinity
  • Coresource
  • HAP HMO/POS/Preferred/Senior/Medicaid
  • Health Plus including Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Plus Blue And Advantage PFFS
  • Meridian Health Plan Of Michigan
  • Motor Vehicle Accident Insurance
  • Physicians Health Plan
  • Priority Health HMO/EPO/PPO/Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare including Community Plan
  • Workers Compensation