All our professionals at Merced Podiatry Group maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in podiatry.


Our Doctors

STEVEN W. BAILEY, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.S.


EDUCATION:

  • Residency Training: Podiatric Surgery Residency, 1985-1986; Podiatric Medicine Department of Orthopedics and Surgery, VA, Loma Linda, Loma Linda, CA 7/85-6/86.
  • California College of Podiatric Medicine, Bachelor of Science, 1983; Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, 1985.
  • Brigham Young University, pre-med (zoology) major, chemistry minor. Bachelor of Science Degree, 1980.
  • High School: Westchester High School, Los Angeles, CA. Graduated with honors, 1974.

ACADEMIC HONORS:

  • Who’s Who Among American High School Students, 1974.
  • Who’s Who in Leading Professionals & Executives, 1994.
  • Pi Delta Honor Society, Epsilon Chapter.
  • Graduated with honors, California College of Podiatric Medicine, top five percentile.

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

  • American Board of Podiatric Surgery, Diplomat, 08/10/90.
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery Fellow, 11/01/90.
  • Qualified Medical Examiner, Certified, 09/30/94.

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS:

  • Assistant Clinical Faculty, College of Podiatric Medicine – Des Moines, Iowa, 1985-1986.
  • Past President of the San Joaquin Podiatric Medical Society, 1998.

ASSOCIATIONS:

  • Member of the American Podiatric Medical Association.
  • Member of the California Podiatric Medical Association.
  • Member of the San Joaquin Podiatric Medication Association.

PUBLICATIONS:

  • “Excision of Foreign Bodies”, J. American Podiatric Association, May, 1984.
  • “Intraosseous Neurilemoma – A Unique Cast Report”, J. American Podiatric Medical Association, June, 1986.

COMMUNITY AND CHURCH ACTIVITIES:

  • Leadership for Boy Scouts of America.
  • Leadership service for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
  • Missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Puerto Rico from 1975-1977.

LANGUAGES:

  • Fluent in Spanish

WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • Private practice in Merced, CA with extensive experience in surgery and diabetic wound care, from July 1986 to present.

LICENSES:

  • California, B.M.Q.A., license in foot and ankle surgery.
  • California Department of Radiology Supervisory and Operator License
  • D.E.A. License

HOSPITAL/SURGICAL PRIVILEGES:

  • Dignity Health Mercy Medical Center
  • University Surgical and Diagnostic Center

James Huish D.P.M.

EDUCATION:

  • High School: Granite High-Salt Lake City, 1967/honors
  • College: University of Utah-B.S., Biology, 1974
  • Medical: Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine-D.P.M., 1978

HONORS:

  • D.C. Jack King Scholarship University Utah

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING:

  • Military-Fort Sill, Oklahoma

    Foot and ankle surgeon in the Department of Orthopedics. In less than one year, documented the 75 surgical cases, including rear foot and ankle surgery, to qualify for the American Board of Podiatric Surgeons. Admitted over 300 cases per year to Reynolds Army Hospital for various pathologies, such as surgery, infection, and trauma.

BOARD CERTIFIED:

  • Diplomat, National Board of Podiatry Examiners
  • American Board of Podiatric Surgeons 1987

ASSOCIATIONS:

  • Fellow American College of Foot Surgeons since1987
  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • California Podiatric Medical Association
  • Past President San Joaquin Podiatric Medical Association

PRIVATE PRACTICE:

  • Merced Podiatry Group, Merced, CA, since 1980

HOSPITAL PRIVILEGES:

  • Dignity Health Mercy Medical Center, Merced, CA
  • University Surgical Center, Merced, CA