Dr. Helmut Pfalz, MD

Dr. Helmut Pfalz, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Helmut Pfalz, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Prince Frederick, MD and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Universitaet Ulm, Medizinische Fakultat in 1994 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

110 Hospital Rd Ste 214

Prince Frederick, MD 20678

Contact Information

(410) 535-7530

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
high
more than 88% of peers
Dupuytren's Contracture
normal
more than 71% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Release
normal
more than 66% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

11  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Universitaet Ulm, Medizinische Fakultat
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Ulm
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Wright State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Wright State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pfalz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pfalz's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pfalz to family and friends
109 total reviews (41 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (109)

  • 5
    (105)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Pfalz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (41)

I would highly recommend Dr. Pfalz. I have had two hand surgeries and a hernia operation with Dr. Pfalz and with each he never rushed me and answered all my questions. He explained each procedure thoroughly. Each operation was a success. If needed I would have Dr. Pfalz as my surgeon again.
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I had surgery on my wrist in January 2018 and it went very well. My initial visit to discuss my options was extremely informative. Dr. Pfalz took his time and went over every option with me. I decided to proceed with surgery after the initial testing was performed. Dr. Pfalz made me feel at ease...more
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Great experience all around. Dr Pfalz and his staff were efficient, friendly, and kept me informed every step of the way. Dr. Pfalz was able to diagnose and surgically correct me problem with my hand. My recovery has been right on tract and my pain is gone and my movement in my finger has been...more
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The total experience with Dr Pfalz and his office staff was excellent. I felt confident that everything was being handled in an experienced and competent way by professionals with much experience. Pre-surgical meetings were informative and clear. The day of the surgery, things were promptly handled...more
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Dr. Pfaltz successfully repaired a hernia for me several years ago. This year when I needed a tumor removed, I went back to him. As before, he was on schedule for my visits to the office and efficient with my time. He explained everything in detail and made sure I understood the process. My surgery...more
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