Melena Bellin, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Melena Bellin

Contact Info

bell0130@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-624-5409

Fax 612-626-5262

Office Address:
Pediatric Endocrinology
6th Floor East Building
MB672
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Mailing Address:
Pediatric Endocrinology
6th Floor East Building
8952D (Campus Delivery Code)
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Additional Locations

Practices:

  • Fairview Maple Grove Medical Center - Pediatric Specialty Clinic
  • Explorer Clinic: Pediatric Specialty Care
  • Fairview Maple Grove Medical Center

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Faculty Member, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology

Associate Professor, Department of Surgery


Pediatric Endocrinologist


MD, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Residency in Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Summary

Dr. Bellin completed her pediatric residency and pediatric endocrine fellowship training at the University of Minnesota, and joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor in 2009, with a joint appointment in Pediatrics and Surgery. Dr. Bellin’s research focus is islet transplantation (transplantation of the insulin producing cells of the pancreas) for patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus and for patients who have their pancreas removed to treat severe chronic pancreatitis. She sees general endocrine and diabetes patients at the Fairview Maple Grove Clinic.

Expertise

  • Endocrinology

Awards & Recognition

  • Innovator in Translational Research Award, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota (2019)
  • Minnesota Monthly “Top Doctors” (2014, 2016-2018)
  • Minneapolis - St. Paul “Top Doctors, Rising Star Edition” (2015-2016)
  • Best Doctors in America® (2013)

Clinical

Specialties

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Pediatrics
  • Transplant Surgery

Clinics

Pediatric Specialty Care-Discovery Clinic;Pediatric Specialty Care-Explorer Clinic;Surgery Clinic;Transplant Center

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics 
  • American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Endocrinology

Hospital Privileges

University of Minnesota Medical Center