Dr. David Helft, MD

PediatricsMaleAge 50

Dr. David Helft, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Melbourne, FL and has over 23 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport medical school in 1998. He is affiliated with Holmes Regional Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Helft to book an appointment.

Dr. Helft

Pediatric Wizards

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

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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 y/o son. Pediatric Wizards prides itself on what we call The Ma..."

- Dr. David Helft, MD

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Helft's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adverse Drug Reactions
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • 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
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Colic
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Croup
  • Dermatitis
  • Developmental Delay
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eye Disease
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Fever
  • Food Allergy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hives
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Immunization
  • Immunization Administration
  • Infant Care
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Laryngitis
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Limb Swelling
  • Liver Function Test
  • 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
  • Physical Examination
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pinworm
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Roseola
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Short Stature
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Speech Delay
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Strep Throat
  • Thrush
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tonsillitis
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicella Zoster
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wart Removal
  • Warts
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

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(321) 255-3434

Dr. Helft accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medicaid HMO
MetLife
MetLife PDP
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network
Tricare
Prime
Standard
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
Florida Staywell

Dr. Helft's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Helft

3.9

Based on 34 ratings

5 Stars
70.58823529411765%
(24)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
26.470588235294116%
(9)
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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.
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Nicholas W D'auria – Oct 13, 2020
Thorough and caring physician with outstanding staff
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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

Biography

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

Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Child Abuse Pediatrics
  • General Medical Practice
  • Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Dysmorphology
  • Pediatric Integrative Medicine
  • Pediatric Medicine
  • Social Pediatrics
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Board Certifications

Education

2001
Louisiana State Univ HSC
Residency Hospital
1999
Louisiana State Univ HSC
Internship Hospital
1998
Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport
Medical School
1994
Tulane University School Of Public Health & Tropical Medicine
1992
State University Of New York
Undergraduate School
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Is Dr. David Helft, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. David Helft, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Helft frequently treats Immunization Administration, Abdominal Pain, and Abscess Incision and Drainage. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Helft treats.

Where is Dr. David Helft, MD's office located?

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

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Locations

Pediatric Wizards

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

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

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