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Dr. Michael Hein, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. Hein

Dr. Michael Hein, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Lincoln, RI and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Ross University, Roseau in 1982 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.


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Dr. Hein's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes Type 1
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Dr. Hein treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hein treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hypothyroidism
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Dr. Hein treats Hypothyroidism more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hein treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hein treats Thyroid Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hein treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hein's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Hein, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Lincoln, RI and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Ross University, Roseau in 1982 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1982
Ross University, Roseau
Medical School
1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Hein's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hein

2.9

Based on 44 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr Hein is an exceptional worst doctor, I have ever visited in any country. bedside manners are zero ( A big Zero), wait time was 40 mins. Office Staff interaction was very bad and it will take ages to get reschedule an appointment. this office never call you back promptly. I don't know how such...Read More
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Dr Hein is one of the best Dr's I have ever had. His attention to detail is excellent. His follow-up is exemplary. He is by far one on the best endocrinologist in the field. I have personally recommended him to my friends and family.
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This Dr. is BEYOND condescending and rude. Found numerous nodules on my thyroid and verified I am textbook case of Hashimoto's then scheduled me to come back in 6 mos. When asked about the possibility of nodules being cancerous given my family history of thyroid cancer, Dr. said "What, do you want...Read More
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Dr. Hein saved my life...literally. He correctly diagnosed and treated thyroid cancer 15 years ago and now I wouldn't dream of going to another endocrinologist. He is supportive, thorough and gives well reasoned explanations for his treatment decisions. He is the best!
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I have been a patient of Dr. Hein for 15 years. He and his team have been nothing but professional. More than that, he truly cares. Dr. Hein tells it like it is. He does not sugar-coat things (pun intended). I like that about him. I do not go to a doctor to have them say things to me to make me...Read More
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