Welcome To Our Practice
Our foremost purpose and goal is to provide the finest podiatric service and therapy to our patients in a pleasant, comfortable, family-practice setting.
When it comes to treating foot, heel and ankle pain, Dr. Rives and Dr. Brown combine diagnostic expertise and state-of-the-art technology to give you the most advanced, scientifically-proven pain relief, whether the care is conservative or surgical.
- We explore non-surgical options first.
- We accept most insurance plans.
- We offer regularly-scheduled visits to senior retirement facilities.
Patients are seen by appointment Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Tuesdays and Thursdays the doctors are at senior retirement facilities.
Treatments Available For The Following Conditions:
- Heel Spurs
- Plantar Fasciitis
- Corns and Calluses
- Athletes Foot
- Ingrown or Infected Toenails
- Foot Ulcers
We Treat Diabetic & Non-Diabetic Conditions
Now offering Cold, Low-Level Laser Therapy to treat …
Diabetic Foot Care. Improves poor circulation.
Neuropathy. Reduces burning, numbness and painful feet.
Arthritis. Relieves joint pain.
Heel Pain. Relieves plantar fasciitis.
Wound Care. Enhances healing.
- Toenail Fungus. Kills fungus to improve nail appearance.
Most Insurance Plans Accepted
Dr. Rives and Dr. Brown are participating providers in Medicare, Blue Cross and other major health insurance companies such as HAP, AARP, PPO and other HMOs.
Foot care is usually a covered benefit under most insurance plans. Consult your insurance carrier regarding coverage and benefit information.
Peripheral Neuropathy Treatment
Dr. Rives and Dr. Brown are the only Downriver podiatrist treating peripheral neuropathy with the newest technologies available.
Anodyne Infrared Light Therapy and the Cold, Low-Level Laser are the two newest breakthroughs in peripheral neuropathy treatment that we use in our office. Tingling, burning, painful numb feet can be a thing of the past.
Medicare’s Diabetic Shoe Program
Dr. Rives and Dr. Brown maintain the largest diabetic shoe program Downriver by offering the latest selections of the highest quality diabetic shoes available.
Each patient is individually sized for the ultimate in comfort and style. Medicare will cover the cost of one pair of shoes and inserts per year. It has been an excellent benefit for diabetics.
Senior Retirement Facility Visits
Dr. Brown is the podiatrist at several senior retirement facilities. He treats the residents of these facilities on a regular basis. Sign-up sheets for appointments are found in designated areas in these facilities, or the activities director has access to the sign-up sheet. You may also call our office directly at (734) 479-1410 to make an appointment.