Dr. Brian Helfand, MD

Dr. Brian Helfand, MD

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Dr. Brian Helfand, MD is an oncology specialist in Glenview, IL and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in oncology and urology.

2180 Pfingsten Rd Ste 3000

Glenview, IL 60026

Contact Information

(847) 503-3000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Helfand'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.

2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Urology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Helfand does not have any board certifications listed.

103  Conditions Treated

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42  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • McGaw Medical Center Of Northwestern Unversity
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • McGaw Medical Center Of Northwestern Unversity
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Helfand has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Helfand has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Helfand's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Helfand to family and friends
27 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Helfand's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Helfand was the surgeon for my prostatectomy a month and a half ago. I can't say enough about him as an accomplished surgeon in his field, but also his amazing people skills. He is very passionate about prostate surgery. He's been doing prostatectomy for decades, and started with robotic...more
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Impossible to schedule follow-up appointments. I left multiple messages for Dr Helfand (3 or 4) and non were returned. Also, I was told multiple times that his Medical Assistant would contact me and she never did. Very unprofessional and disappointing.
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Dr. Helfand is a brilliant practitioner and someone who truly relates and listens to his patients' concerns. He then offers advice and counsel that I have total and complete confidence in. We know that not all doctors come anywhere near the quality of Dr. Helfand's knowledge and treatments. He's...more
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Excellent! The treatment of my cancer is very important. Everything is greatly explained about my Prostate Cancer by Dr. Helfand. I trust him and his knowledge, research and education of prostate cancer. I am very glad I met him and will refer all men with prostate issues to him!
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Dr. Helfand is an outstanding surgeon and doctor. I came to him after another set of doctors told me my left kidney was blocked and that I would lose it. Dr. Helfand indicated that would not make this judgment unless it could be proved scientifically. After a 2.75 hour operation, he removed the...more
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