Dr. David Helft, MD

Dr. David Helft, MD

General Medical Practice  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
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Dr. David Helft, MD is a general medical practice specialist in Melbourne, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport in 1998 and specializes in general medical practice, adolescent medicine, and more.Read his story

1310 W Eau Gallie Blvd Ste C

Melbourne, FL 32935

Contact Information

(321) 255-3434

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • 7 More

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Dr. Helft's Experience

Dr. Helft's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Medical Practice
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Helft's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Helft "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 New Orleans, Louisiana, where he completed his Masters Degree in Public Health and Tropical Medicine(MSPH) in at Tulane University in 1994. He earned his Medical Degree(MD) at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport in 1998, and his Pediatric Residency was completed at Louisiana State University in New Orleans in 2001. He moved to Florida following the completion of his residency in July of 2001. His first 2 years in private practice occurred in Titusville, at North Brevard Children's Medical Center. He then moved to Melbourne in July of 2003 and started Pediatric Wizards in July of 2004. He is the proud father of a 10 year-old boy, and has 2 dogs."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Helft "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 y/o son. Pediatric Wizards prides itself on what we call The Magic of Caring. Our entire staff is trained to provide both patients and their caregivers the finest medical care available. We specialize in newborn care, prevention of illness through vaccinations, and healthy eating. "


  • General Medical Practice
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Child & Adolescent Medicine
  • Child Abuse Pediatrics
  • Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Concierge Medicine
  • Pediatric Dysmorphology
  • Pediatric Integrative Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Social Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated


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  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Neonatal Care
  • Physical Examination
  • Vaccination
  • Well Baby Care

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.


  • State University Of New York
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Louisiana State Univ HSC
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Louisiana State Univ HSC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Tulane University School Of Public Health & Tropical Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Helft has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Helft's Reviews

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Dr. Helft's Performance

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Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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