Foot and Ankle Faculty

The Foot and Ankle Divsion at Detroit Medical Center specializes in the care of patients with both common and complex disorders of the foot and ankle. Our faculty aim to provide comprehensive treatment for patients in a clinical setting that is compassionate and responsive to patient needs. We specialize in traditional, innovative, and safe surgical services of the forefoot, midfoot, hindfoot, and ankle. Specific procedures that are treated by our core faculty include: achilles tendon rupture, ankle fractures, foot fractures, ankle and foot sprains, achilles tendinopathy, tendinitis, ankle arthritis, midfoot and forefoot arthritis, chronic ankle instability, congenital foot and ankle deformities (flatfoot, cavovarus, etc), plantar fasciitis, posterior tibial tendon dysfunction, total ankle replacement, bunions, lower extremity correction, stress fractures of the foot and ankle.

Robert Meehan, MD

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery – Foot and Ankle

Clinic Location:

DMC Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine – Heart Hospital
311 Mack Ave
5th Floor
Detroit, MI 48201

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Richard Needleman, MD

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery – Foot and Ankle

Clinic Locations:

  1. DMC Sports Medicine- Dearborn
    23823 Ford Road
    DearbornMI 48128
  2. DMC Sports Medicine- Farmington Hills
    28300 Orchard Lake Road

    Suite 200
    Farmington HillsMI 48334
  3. DMC Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine – Heart Hospital
    311 Mack Ave
    5th Floor
    Detroit, MI 48201

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Steven Zavinsky, DPM

Specialty: Podiatry

Clinic Location:

William Carls Dr. Suite #120
Commerce Charter Township
MI 48382
Phone: (248) 937-4947

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