Dr. Gary Helfin, MD

Dr. Gary Helfin, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Gary Helfin, MD is a family medicine specialist in Dunnellon, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in family medicine.

10461 SW Highway 484

Dunnellon, FL 34432

Contact Information

(352) 873-9696

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Helfin's Experience

Dr. Helfin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • Board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Helfin does not have any board certifications listed.

151  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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

1 Board Action
  • Injudicious Prescribing (11/7/2017)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida


  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Meml Health Fam Prac/Meml Health Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Helfin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Helfin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Helfin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Helfin to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Helfin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Just horrible.
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We had been patients of Dr. Heflin a while back. He moved to a different county and at the time we could not make that drive after many other Dr's and not having ones that you could actually see a Dr we made the choice to go back to Dr. Heflin. He always sees his patients at the appointments. He...more
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Did not take my condition seriously and had a mocking tone in his voice. He made me feel like a fool.
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My mom sees him. I wish I had a dr like him. He is educating an also listens to patients concerns. He is one of the best family practitioners I have ever had experienced with. He will call you back after hours within 3 minutes! Always. I supposedly have the top 100 physicians. But Dr. Helfin beats...more
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