Dr. Adel Helmy, MD

Dr. Adel Helmy, MD

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Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
62 y/o
(22)

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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

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Helmy performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Headache
very high
more than 98% of peers
Seizure Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Helmy's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Helmy "I am board certified in Neurology with special qualification in child neurology (Pediatric Neurology). "

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurology

3  Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Pediatric Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

25  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • 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,
Media & Publications

Dr. Helmy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Creole

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Kendall Regional Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2016 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Stroke

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Dr. Helmy's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Helmy to family and friends
22 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Helmy's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

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...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...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...more
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