Michael Hellinger, MD

The Colorectal Care Center of South Florida, LLC
3659 S. Miami Avenue Suite 3003
Miami, FL 33133

As a board certified general and colon and rectal surgeon, Dr. Michael Hellinger's specific areas of expertise include minimally invasive/laparoscopic colon and rectal surgery, colonoscopy, colon and rectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease/Crohn's disease/Ulcerative colitis, fecal incontinence, hemorrhoids and other benign anorectal conditions.

Dr. Hellinger has been a resident of Miami for over 30 years. Born in Boston, Mass, he moved to Miami at age 11. After completing his medical training in Orlando, he returned to Miami to join the faculty of the Department of Surgery at the University of Miami. He was instrumental in the development of the Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery and an ACGME accredited colon and rectal surgery fellowship training program. He has served as chief of the Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery and director of the fellowship program.

Dr. Hellinger is married with two sons. In his spare time he enjoys running, fishing, and boating.

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Hospital Affiliations

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Junior Attending Award - 1995
  • Outstanding Senior Attending Award - 2004
  • Featured in How to Find the Best Doctors in Florida, The Best Doctors in America, and the Guide to America's

Education & Training

Board Certification
American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
American Board of Surgery

University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital - General Surgery

Medical Degree
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine