Dr. Michael Helfferich, DO

Dr. Michael Helfferich, DO

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Michael Helfferich, DO is a facial plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Dayton, OH and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1985 and specializes in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery and plastic surgery.

1222 S Patterson Blvd Ste 400

Dayton, OH 45402

Contact Information

(937) 496-2620

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Dizziness
very high
more than 96% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 96% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Helfferich'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.

2  Specialties

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Helfferich does not have any board certifications listed.

80  Conditions Treated

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36  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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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

  • Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Helfferich has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Helfferich has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Helfferich's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Helfferich to family and friends
18 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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

Dr. Helfferich's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Patient Comments (5)

I would agree that Dr. Helfferich does not have the best bedside manner, but overall I was pleased with my experience with him. I had an onset of Sudden Hearing Loss and, in his own way, he was compassionate and helpful throughout the process of figuring out how to deal with this scary ordeal.
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Wish I would have read the reviews before going to this Dr. I waited 6 weeks for this appointment for an ear infection & ringing in my ears. I don't feel like my issue was resolved at all. Doctor was in the exam room maybe 2 minutes & didn't ask if I had any questions. Prescribed a cream (?)...more
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I will not recommend Dr. Helfferich or this practice to anyone. After first having a hearing test, then an information-gathering assessment by a medical assisstant, I finally saw this doctor. After a quick look at my ears he offered to fix me up with a hearing aid, did not address my issue at all....more
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HE SPENT LESS THAT 3 MINUTES WITH ME. LOOKED IN MY EARS, MY THROAT AND NOSE. HE RECOMMENDED A TREATMENT FOR MY NOSE BLEEDS BUT SEEMED A BIT INDIFFERENT. HE SAID IF THE PROBLEM PERSISTS HE COULD CAUTERIZE. NOW I NED TO GO BACK TO THAT PRACTICE BUT WON'T SEE HIM!
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The staff was great. I was in and out rather quickly, even with having to fill out paperwork, take a hearing test, seeing the doctor, and making additional appointments. My main concern with Dr. Helfferich was his bedside manner. He seems to have difficulty making eye contact with me. Almost to...more
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