Dr. Adel Helmy, MD

Dr. Adel Helmy, MD

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63 y/o
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Dr. Adel Helmy, MD is a neurology specialist in Lighthouse Point, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in neurology and pediatric neurology.

Pediatric Neurology

4510 N Federal Hwy Ste 103

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim Found
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Helmy's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Headache
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Helmy treats Headache more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Helmy treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Exertional Headache
  • Benign Sex Headache
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Tension-Type Headache
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cough Headache
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Headaches (Shunt Related)
  • Hypertension Headache
  • Icepick Headache
  • Lower Half Headache
  • Mild Headache
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Psychogenic Headache
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Severe Headache
  • Tension Headache
  • Vascular Headache
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Helmy treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Helmy treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Vertigo
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Helmy treats Vertigo more than 36% of his peers

Dr. Helmy treats this condition more than 36% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Paroxyzmal Vertigo of Childhood
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Central Vestibular Vertigo
  • Migrainous Vertigo

Dr. Helmy's conditions and procedures:

ADHD and-or ADD
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Ataxia
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Bell's Palsy
Brain Disorders
Cancer
Concussion
Confusion
Developmental Delay
Dystonia
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Epilepsy
Gait Abnormality
Headache
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Learning Disabilities
Nystagmus
Petit Mal Seizure
Seizure Disorders
Spine Disorders
Syncope
Torticollis
Tremor
Vertigo

About Me

Care Philosophy

I am board certified in Neurology with special qualification in child neurology (Pediatric Neurology).

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Pediatrics

Education

  • Nassau Co Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1995
    Nassau Co Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1995
  • 1992
    Brookdale Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1990
    Brookdale Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1990
  • 1979
    Ain Shams University, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1979
  • 1974
    Ain Shams
    Undergraduate School
    1974

Languages

  • Creole
  • English

Awards

  • Diplomat American Board of Pediatric,
  • Diplomat of American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with special qualification in child neurology,
  • Member of American Academy of Neurology,

Dr. Helmy's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Helmy

2.6

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
36.36363636363637%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
2 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
1 Star
54.54545454545455%
(12)

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  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Helmy's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
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  • Staff friendliness
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This doctor diagnosed my son with autism 11 days ago. He was right on the money. Very proffessonal , very supportive and personable. I loved his care of my son
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This doctor likes to scare moms send u on tons of tests and tell u he thinks the worst for your baby then at the end of it all say he sorry he was wrong he did this to other moms as well I wonder if he gets a kick back for all the Referel's I would never recommend him to my worst enemy I think he...Read More
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I very weird how two people can have such drastic opinions about one person. Dr. Helmy is patient, kind, he interacts with my son, asks questions, and allows me to make decisions. He doesn't have an I know it all attitude. I didn't get the best news regarding my son and only the future will tell...Read More
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Dr. Helmy is a great doctor. His correctly diagnosed my child even before the test results came back. He is thorough and very nice.
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I had a pleasant experience with Dr. Helmy and would definitely recommend him. He was both professional and personable. He asked me questions and listened to everything I had to say. The appt was concerning my 8m old, so Dr. Helmy put me at ease. It isn't fun bringing your child to any doctor, let...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers Plus POS
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Carelink HMO
Humana
Medicaid
Medicaid HMO
Molina Healthcare
MHNet - Behavioral Health
MultiPlan
UnitedHealthCare
Navigate HMO
United Healthcare HMO

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