Dr. Michael Hein, MD

Dr. Michael Hein, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
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Dr. Michael Hein, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Lincoln, RI and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Ross University, Roseau in 1982 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

2 Wake Robin Rd Unit 207

Lincoln, RI 02865

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas


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Diabetes Type 1
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers

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  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated


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  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • Ross University, Roseau
    Medical School | Graduated 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hein to family and friends
based on 44 total reviews (15 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

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Dr. Hein's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

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...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...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...more
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