Dr. Michael A. Hellwege, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 57

1701 Watson Blvd
Warner Robins, GA 31093
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Dr. Hellwege's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Houston Medical Center
1601 Watson Boulevard
Warner Robins, GA 31093
The Medical Center of Peach County
1960 Highway 247 Connector
Byron, GA 31008

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hellwege

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
1701 Watson Blvd
Warner Robins, GA 31093
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    Dr. Hellwege's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biliary Drainage
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Colectomy
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastrectomy
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Orchiectomy
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant & Whipple Procedure)
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
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    • Sphincterotomy
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
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    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Hellwege

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Oral Roberts Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1985

    Internship Hospital

    Georgia Baptist Hospital
    Complete in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    Georgia Baptist Hospital
    Complete in 1990

    Undergraduate Schools

    Oral Roberts University / School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hellwege & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Hellwege's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Hellwege has admitting privileges:

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    • Houston Medical Center

    • The Medical Center of Peach County

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hellwege

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hellwege to family and friends

    52 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Hellwege's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    50 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    50 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    50 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 49 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Hellwege
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    52 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    52 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    51 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    52 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    1701 Watson Blvd
    Warner Robins, GA 31093
    (478) 923-0144 (Office)
    (478) 923-3471 (Fax)
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