Dr. Marcelo Helguera, MD

Dr. Marcelo Helguera, MD

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Dr. Marcelo Helguera, MD is a cardiology specialist in Weston, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Universidad De Buenos Aires, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas in 1986 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

2950 Cleveland Clinic Blvd

Weston, FL 33331

Contact Information

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Atrial Fibrillation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arrhythmias
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Helguera's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Helguera "As an academic medical center, Cleveland Clinic Florida provides world class care. Our mission is to provide better care of the sick, investigation of their problems, and further education of those who serve. We strive to provide Best-in-Class patient experiences and superior clinical outcomes."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Helguera does not have any board certifications listed.

59  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Palpitations
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern
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20  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Manuel Belgrano School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Universidad De Buenos Aires, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Cardiovascular Institute Of Buenos Aires
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Helguera has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Helguera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Helguera's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Helguera to family and friends
18 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Helguera's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I had an excellent experience with Dr. Helguera. He took his time to explain everything with details while answering all of my questions. Shows that he has plenty of experience and practice. Would highly recommend.
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I went to Dr.Helguera a little over a year ago, I had severe heart flutters. Listened to what I had to say and will recommend.
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Treated me very well. Listened to what I had to day and made me feel comfortable. Will recommend to friends and family.
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Dr. Helguera has NO bedside manner. He has NO compassion, NO empathy, and NO desire whatsoever in making a patient feel comfortable. I don't care that I did not hear what I expected to hear. This person made me cry 60 seconds into the visit. He showed complete indifference and apathy to all that I...more
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I was recommended to see Dr. Helguera, MD regarding recently diagnosed heart condition. He gave me a 1 minute overview of the condition and said he would prescribe some drugs ... when i mentioned that i'd prefer to find other ways to treat this, he mentioned surgery, Then i asked if i NEEDED drugs,...more
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