Dr. Jeffrey Helfand, DO

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 60

40 Cross St
Norwalk, CT 06851
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Norwalk, CT 06851
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    Dr. Helfand's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Rheumatology
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    Background Check for Dr. Helfand

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Connecticut.
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (2/15/2006)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Dr Jeffrey Helfand; License # 163373

      Nature of Complaint:

      The Physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

      The Physician has been disciplined in the State of Connecticut for writing a prescription for a drug without adequate evidence of need.

      Action Taken:

      The Physician has Surrendered the license to practice medicine in the State of New York.

    • State: New York
    • Other  (3/24/2005)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Dr Jeffrey Helfand; License # 000244

      Nature of Complaint:

      The surrender of the license to practice medicine.

      Action Taken:

      The Physician has Voluntarily Surrendered the license to practice medicine in Connecticut.

    • State: Connecticut

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Ny Coll Of Osteo Med Ny Inst Of Tech
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    Bapt Med Ctr Ny

    Residency Hospital

    Norwalk Hosp

    Fellowship Hospital

    Long Island Jewish Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Helfand & Staff

    • English
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Helfand to family and friends

    3 responses
    below
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    3 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
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    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    3 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 2 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Helfand
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    3 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
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    national average

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    40 Cross St
    Norwalk, CT 06851
    (203) 845-2000 (Office)
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