Medical Pedicure By Podiatrists

A podiatrist medical pedicure is a dry pedicure. The focus is medical treatment by a foot doctor and podiatrist, not cosmetic treatment by cosmetologist.



Does Insurance Cover A Medical Pedicure?


  • A medical pedicure is not meant for cosmetic reasons. We do not paint your nails and the goal is not to make you look pretty.
  • The goal of a medical pedicure is to get rid of your pain.
  • We strive to make your foot pain free, and if you are in pain then this is a valid medical visit under almost any insurance.
  • We have trained podiatrists and foot doctors that are trained in foot and ankle surgery, these are not cosmetologists trained to make your foot look beautiful.
  • If you are in pain then you definitely qualify for a medical pedicure.



What Is A Medical Pedicure:

  • A medical pedicure is an evaluation by a podiatrist and foot specialist.
  • Initially a medical assistant will remove your shoes and socks.
  • We will have all our equipment and tools ready for the physician to use.
  • Our physician will then come in and evaluate your foot for any foot and ankle problems.
  • If these foot and ankle problems include ingrown toenails, thick fungal toenails or even a wart – then this is something the doctor can help you with.



What Conditions Are Helped By A Medical Pedicure:

A podiatrist and foot doctor can help you with the following conditions:

  • Ingrown toenails.
  • Fungal toenails.
  • Warts.
  • Corns.
  • Calluses.
  • Thick Skin.
  • Skin Fungus.



How Long Does the Medical Pedicure Last?

  • Generally results should last for about 3 months.
  • If you have any worries about infection or severe pain, then this is another story, you can definitely come in for a visit.
  • If you are in pain, or have issues earlier, then you always are able to call us for care.


Why A Medical Pedicure vs. Regular Pedicure?

  • Podiatrists are here to diagnose and take care of your medical conditions.
  • The focus is on safety and not on cosmetics.
  • If you are here for getting your toenails painted, then you are likely in the wrong place.
  • We use completely sterile equipment, we are here for you if you have what is defined as “at risk foot”: This can mean diabetes, heart disease or a history of infection.


Check out our medical pedicure locations:

Podiatrist Brighton Michigan

524 Byron Rd
Howell, Michigan (MI) 48843
United States (US)
Phone: 810-227-7722



Podiatrist Howell Michigan

524 Byron Rd
Howell, Michigan 48843
United States (US)
Phone: 517-548-3100


Podiatrist Dexter Michigan

2820 Baker Rd #202
Dexter, Michigan 48130
United States (US)
Phone: 734-253-2687


Meet our Foot Doctors:

Meet our Podiatrists: Dr. Tom Biernacki, Dr. John Stevelinck and Dr. Marc Bonanni.