Dr. David Helft, MD

PediatricsMaleAge 52


Dr. David Helft, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Melbourne, FL and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport in 1998. He is affiliated with Holmes Regional Medical Center. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. David Helft, MD

Pediatric Wizards

1310 W Eau Gallie Blvd Ste C Melbourne, FL 32935
Accepting new patients

Accepting new patients

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at Top Hospital
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Helft's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acne
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adverse Drug Reactions
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Anemia
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Children
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autism
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Cat Scratch Disease
  • Chickenpox
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Colic
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Croup
  • Dermatitis
  • Developmental Delay
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eye Disease
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Fever
  • Food Allergy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hives
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Infant Care
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Laryngitis
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Limb Swelling
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neonatal Care
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parvovirus Infection
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Pediatric Trauma
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phimosis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pinworm
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Roseola
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Short Stature
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Speech Delay
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Strep Throat
  • Thrush
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicella Zoster
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Well Baby Care

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(321) 255-3434

Dr. Helft accepts the following insurance:

National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
Coventry Health Care
First Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
United Healthcare

Dr. Helft's Reviews

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If you ever get to him he’s fine. The front desk was rude and condescending (and I’m a physician). Who greets your patients (or potential patients) on the phone is too important to leave to just anyone. We will not return.
What went well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
May 01, 2022
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He Is A Great Doctor. And He Helps Me When I Am Ever Sick Or Ill. He Been Good To Me Since I Was Little. I Think He Has Explained Conditions Well. And He Does Listen And He Does Answer My Medical Questions About My self Very Well And Other Things. I Give Him A 5/5. 100.
What went well
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
What could be improved
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Nicholas W D'auria – Oct 13, 2020
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Thorough and caring physician with outstanding staff
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Mar 30, 2019
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About Me

Care Philosophy

My philosophy of taking care of children is quite simple...your child will receive exactly the same comprehensive, individualized care that I give my 10...Read more


Dr. Helft was born and raised in New York. He completed his Bachelors of Science Degree(BS) at the State University at Albany in 1992. He then moved to...Read more


  • Pediatrics


Louisiana State Univ HSC
Internship Hospital
Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport
Medical School
Tulane University School Of Public Health & Tropical Medicine
State University of New York
Undergraduate School

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What conditions does Dr. David Helft, MD treat?

Dr. Helft frequently treats the following conditions: Abdominal Pain, Acne, and Acute Laryngitis. See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. David Helft, MD's office address?

Dr. Helft's office is located at 1310 W Eau Gallie Blvd Ste C, Melbourne, FL 32935. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Is Dr. David Helft, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. David Helft, MD is affiliated with Holmes Regional Medical Center.

How much experience does Dr. David Helft, MD have?

Dr. Helft has over 24 years of healthcare experience.

Does Dr. David Helft, MD receive good ratings from patients?

There is a star rating of 3.8/5 for Dr. David Helft, MD. Patients say that they trusted the provider's decisions and the provider explained conditions well. See all patient feedback on Healthgrades.


Pediatric Wizards

Pediatric Wizards PA1310 W Eau Gallie Blvd Ste C Melbourne, FL 32935

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Helft is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Holmes Regional Medical Center

Melbourne, FL

71% Patients that would definitely recommend, 1% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)