Michael J. Bellino, MD

Hip and pelvis reconstruction surgeon

Clinical Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
4.7 out of 5
186 Patient Ratings
10 Patient Comments

Orthopaedic Trauma Service

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-498-7555
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Child and Adult Hip Preservation Center

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-5643
Learn More About the Clinic » Getting Here » Make An Appointment

Professional Education

Residency: Shriners Hospital for Children (1999) CA

Internship: Monmouth Medical Center (1993) NJ

Board Certification: Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (2003)

Fellowship: Good Samaritan Hospital (2001) CA

Residency: UC Davis Medical Center (2000) CA

Medical Education: New York Medical College (1992) NY

M.D., New York Medical College, Medicine (1992)

B.S., Univ of Massachusetts, Amherst, Zoology (1987)

Honors & Awards

Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Osteosynthesefragen (AO ASIF) Faculty, Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Osteosynthesefragen (AO ASIF) (12/01-Present)

Member, Paul R. Lipscomb Orthopaedic Society, Paul R. Lipscomb Orthopaedic Society (1995-Present)

Orthopaedic Educator Award, Stanford University (June 2003)

Administrative Appointments

Co-Chairman, Trauma Division Quality Improvement (2001 - Present)

Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Orthopaedic Surgery (2003 - Present)

Patient Ratings and Comments

4.7

Friendliness

4.7

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.7

Listens

4.7

Includes you in decisions

4.7

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

3.8

Wait times

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Trust and feel confident re: treatments and care!

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Great doctor, PA and staff. Thank you all! Some of the best medical care I have ever received!

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

They were all amazing.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Dr. Bellino is THE BEST.

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Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Fibronectin-aggrecan complex as a marker for cartilage degradation in non-arthritic hips
Abrams, G. D., Safran, M. R., Shapiro, L. M., Maloney, W. J., Goodman, S. B., & Scuderi, G. J. (2014). Fibronectin-aggrecan complex as a marker for cartilage degradation in non-arthritic hips. KNEE SURGERY SPORTS TRAUMATOLOGY ARTHROSCOPY, 22(4), 768-773.

The posterior approach to pelvic ring injuries: A technique for minimizing soft tissue complications
Fowler, T. T., Bishop, J. A., & Bellino, M. J. (2013). The posterior approach to pelvic ring injuries: A technique for minimizing soft tissue complications. INJURY-INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THE CARE OF THE INJURED, 44(12), 1780-1786.

Response to letter to editor regarding "Risk factors for development of heterotopic ossification of the elbow after fracture fixation".
Abrams, G. D., Bellino, M. J., & Cheung, E. V. (2013). Response to letter to editor regarding "Risk factors for development of heterotopic ossification of the elbow after fracture fixation". Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery , 22(7).

Comparison of tricalcium phosphate cement and cancellous autograft as bone void filler in acetabular fractures with marginal impaction
Leucht, P., Castillo, A. B., & Bellino, M. J. (2013). Comparison of tricalcium phosphate cement and cancellous autograft as bone void filler in acetabular fractures with marginal impaction. INJURY-INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THE CARE OF THE INJURED, 44(7), 969-974.

Risk factors for development of heterotopic ossification of the elbow after fracture fixation
Abrams, G. D., Bellino, M. J., & Cheung, E. V. (2012). Risk factors for development of heterotopic ossification of the elbow after fracture fixation. JOURNAL OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY, 21(11), 1550-1554.

Assessment of Compromised Fracture Healing
Bishop, J. A., Palanca, A. A., Bellino, M. J., & Lowenberg, D. W. (2012). Assessment of Compromised Fracture Healing. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS, 20(5), 273-282.

Assessment of compromised fracture healing.
Bishop, Ja. P. Aa. B. Mj. L. Dw. (2012). Assessment of compromised fracture healing. J Am Acad Orthop Surg, 20(5).

Single column locking plate fixation is inadequate in two column acetabular fractures. A biomechanical analysis.
Khajavi, K., Lee, A. T., Lindsey, D. P., Leucht, P., Bellino, M. J., & Giori, N. J. (2010). Single column locking plate fixation is inadequate in two column acetabular fractures. A biomechanical analysis. Journal of orthopaedic surgery and research, 5, 30-?.

Single column locking plate fixation is inadequate in two column acetabular fractures. A biomechanical analysis
Khajavi, K., Lee, A. T., Lindsey, D. P., Leucht, P., Bellino, M. J., & Giori, N. J. (2010). Single column locking plate fixation is inadequate in two column acetabular fractures. A biomechanical analysis. JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY AND RESEARCH, 5.

Requests for 692 transfers to an academic Level I trauma center: Implications of the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act
Spain, D. A., Bellino, M., Kopelman, A., Chang, J., Park, J., & Brundage, S. I. (2007). Requests for 692 transfers to an academic Level I trauma center: Implications of the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act. JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE, 62(1), 63-67.

Acetabular Fractures
Bellino MJ. (2005). Acetabular Fractures. In: OKU Trauma 3.

Pelvic Ring Injuries: Fixation of the Posterior Pelvic Ring
Olson, S., Ferrell, M; Bellino, & M. (2005). Pelvic Ring Injuries: Fixation of the Posterior Pelvic Ring. European Journal of Trauma, (6).

Surgery of the Lower Extremities
Bellino, Mj., Goodman, SB; Csongradi, & JJ. (2003). Surgery of the Lower Extremities. In Anesthesiologist's Manual of Surgical Procedures, eds. Jaffe RA, Samuels SI, Ravens Press, New York.

4.7 out of 5
186 Patient Ratings
10 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Trust and feel confident re: treatments and care!

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Great doctor, PA and staff. Thank you all! Some of the best medical care I have ever received!

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

They were all amazing.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Dr. Bellino is THE BEST.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Dr. Bellino's surgery skills will allow me to wait again with the use of a wheelchair or a crutch. I can't thank him enough.

SHC Patient, May 2014

While all the staff has been pleasant, the communication between.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

I recommended Dr. Bellino to 2 of my friends who after my hip replacement had theirs done.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Emergency surgery for badly broken leg - Dr. Bellino is the best!

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Bellino, has his hands full w/me, but I feel honored & blessed to have my hips, in his hands.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Doctor wonderful - personality: Prima Dona.