Michael Heile MD, FAAFP
is a board-certified family physician and T1D (for about 30 years). He
graduated from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in 1994 and St.
Elizabeth Family Practice Residency in Northern Kentucky in 1997. He has practiced with The Family Medical
Group since 1997. He served as the Trihealth Institution Physician Diabetes
Champion from 2015-2017. Dr. Heile started a support group for T1D’s in 1998.
He is an associate editor for the ADA magazine "Clinical Diabetes"
and serves as a reviewer for many peer reviewed journal articles. He frequently
also serves as a speaker/advisor/consultant for diabetes related
pharmaceutical, insulin pump, and CGM companies. He was the primary
investigator for a type one diabetic pump study using mentors to improve
glucose control and has authored several diabetes related journal
articles. He enjoys caring for diabetic
patients and using intensive insulin regimens which often involve insulin
pumps, CGM technologies, and automated insulin delivery systems. He believes
not only in tight glycemic control but quality of life as well. He is and
exercise enthusiast (has run six full marathons) and enjoys writing, recording,
and performing music at local venues and festivals. His band is named
"Heile Contagious" if you are looking for entertainment after the
Covid-19 pandemic has ended