Dr. Michael Hellinger, MD

Dr. Michael Hellinger, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
55 y/o
(21)

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Dr. Michael Hellinger, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

The Colorectal Care Center of South Florida

3661 S Miami Ave Ste 1006

Miami, FL 33133
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 94% of peers
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
high
more than 84% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
normal
more than 79% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hellinger "You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of service and have highly trained and knowledgeable staff who work together with the patient and their family to offer the highest quality of care. We look forward to being part of your medical team."

3  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

71  Conditions Treated

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47  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopy
  • Laparotomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Rectal Surgery
  • 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 and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Small Bowel Resection
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Surgical Treatment for Constipation
  • Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Tufts University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Orlando Regl Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hellinger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hellinger's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hellinger

4.4

Based on 21 reviews

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I had a procedure preformed and I didn't think it was healing properly. So I scheduled an appointment sooner than my follow up to have it checked. I went to my appointment and I was treated with a level of indifference by Dr. Hellinger that I had never experienced. Dr. Hellinger spent 2 seconds and...Read More
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Dr hellinger is a very personable man, very respectful and will answer any questions you might have. The way his office is run is amazing. If you have an appointment for 2 p.m. then you will be seen at 2 p.m (give or take a few minutes at times), I have never seen such punctuality at a doctors...Read More
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Dr Hellinger was informative about my procedure as well as being kind. The procedure was done in a very professional manner.
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Asela Rosenada (patient) I would recommend Dr. Hellinger by the high level of professionalism, the staff is wonderful cater very well to patients, there is a good doctor-patient relationship, the doctor has a high scientific level. 100% would recommend Dr. Heliinger
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IT IS A GREAT EXPERIENCE IF ANYONE NEED TO BE SEEN BY A COLON & RECTUM SPECIALIST LIKE Dr. HELLINGER. THE DOCTOR WILL TAKE CARE OF YOU AND ANYONE OF US WITH RESPONSIBILITY AND PROFESSIONALISM, IS A GOOD LISTENER
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