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Michael Herman, D.O.

Michael Herman, D.O.

Dr. Herman received a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, from the University of Florida, Masters of Science in Neuroscience from Florida State University, and his medical degree at Nova Southeastern in Davie, Florida. After completing his training in Internal Medicine at the Portsmouth Naval Hospital, he was stationed at the Naval Hospital Jacksonville for four years where he served as an Internist and the Department Head of Consultative Medical Services. Dr. Herman was discharged as a Lt. Commander in 2006, and then completed a

Fellowship in Hepatology and Liver Transplant at the Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville.  He then completed his Fellowship in Gastroenterology at the University of South Alabama in Mobile. He is thrilled to be back at home in Jacksonville, which is the hometown of his wife. 

Dr. Herman is married to Jennifer Fordan-Herman, M.D., a pediatrician at Island Pediatrics in Fleming Island. They have 3 children. Dr. Herman enjoys fishing, boating, and traveling. He welcomes new patients and referrals.

Dr. Herman has numerous publications and was recently recognized by the American Federation for Medical Research in Gastroenterology. He received the Fellows-to-Leadership award from the American College of Gastroenterology and currently serves as member of the Training Committee. His fellowship included additional training in anorectal disease and capsule endoscopy. His special interests include liver disease, hemmorhoidal therapy, and irritable bowel syndrome.

Dr. Herman is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Society of Transplantation, American Gastroenterological Association, and American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.

Office locations

Orange Park Office
St. Vincent’s Clay County Office


  • Internal Medicine, 2002
  • Gastroenterology, 2002
  • Hepatology and Liver Transplant, 2010


Florida, Alabama

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Professional Clinical Positions

Professional Clinical Positions
2011 - Present Borland-Groover Clinic, P.A. Jacksonville, Florida
2010 - 2011 North Florida Gastroenterology Orange Park, Florida
2002 - 2006 Department of Medicine, Naval Hospital Jacksonville Jacksonville, Florida
2004 - 2006 Department Head, Consultative Medicine, Naval Hospital Jacksonville, Florida

Medical Education

Medical Education
1999 Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Nova Southeastern University

Postgraduate Education

Postgraduate Education
1999 - 2002 Internship and Residency Naval Medical Center Portsmouth Portsmouth, Virginia
2006 - 2007 Fellowship, Hepatology and Liver Transplant Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, Florida
2007 - 2010 Fellowship, Gastroenterology University of South Alabama Mobile, Alabama

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Education
1993 Bachelor of Science University of Florida
1995 Master of Science Florida State University

Professional Associations

  • American College of Physicians, 2002 - Present
  • American Gastroenterological Association, 2006 - Present
  • American Society of Transplantation, 2006 - 2007
  • Gulf Coast Liver Support Group, 2009 - Present
  • National Pancreas Foundation Trainee award, 2008 - 2009
  • ACG Training Committee member selection, 2009
  • Fellowship2Leadership Award, 2009
  • American Federation for Medical Research Scholar in Gastroenterology, 2009