Find a Doctor

To speak with an appointment scheduler, call 1-800-533-UPMC
between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Note: We can schedule appointments for many — but not all — UPMC doctors and locations at this number.

UPMC Overall Patient Satisfaction Rating
4.8 out of 5
318,824 Reviews

Search for a UPMC doctor near you

Narrow your search by choosing:


Appointment Information

Verify Your Insurance

Please call the physician's office to verify insurance coverage prior to scheduling an appointment.


David John Helfrich, MD


Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC St. Margaret
UPMC Mercy

Language Spoken:

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
510 Patient
Satisfaction Ratings
Learn About Our Survey


University of Pittsburgh Physicians

UPMC Bethel Park Rheumatology
2000 Oxford Dr.
Suite 680
Bethel Park, PA 15102
Office Phone:
(412) 854-3491


Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Rheumatology, American Board of Internal Medicine


MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA

UPMC Mercy Hospital,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh Medical School,
Pittsburgh, PA

Patient Ratings

Rate the Provider

Listens Carefully

Spends Enough Time with You

Recommend This Provider to Family/Friends

Shows Respect for Patients

Provides Easy to Understand Information

Explains in a Way You Understand

Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-indentified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

April 12, 2016

Dr. Helfrich is an excellent and compassionate doctor. He always takes the time to listen to your concerns and offers the best possible advice on ways to improve your condition.

March 31, 2016

Very connective to me and my medical history.

March 31, 2016

Dr. Helfrich and staff were outstanding-especially appreciated how quickly I was able to be seen for my rheumatologic issues

March 31, 2016

I always feel that he asks questions and listens to my responses/concerns. He always encourages me to call the office if something we talked about is not helping.

March 31, 2016

Dr. Helfrich and his staff have provided excellent medical care for me for over 35 years.

March 17, 2016

Took interest in my health problem.

March 16, 2016

I am very pleased with the care of the nursing stall and especially Dr. Helfrich

March 15, 2016

Dr. Helfrich is quite simply the best doctor I've had. Excellent listener, realistic about testing and treatment.

March 11, 2016

I cannot say enough about Dr. Helfrich. He is truly dedicated to the well-being of his patients. All of the nursing staff and office staff are professional, friendly, and overall a 100% rating on the entire staff.

March 11, 2016

Dr Helfrich is TOP doctor to me, he is the best, I HIGHLY recommend any patient to him, I have my family see Dr Helfrich, he was able to diagnosis my sister with her illness and refer her to a specialist, I have been treating by Dr Helfrich for many years, and will continue, I do not drive and will take 2 buses and a trolley to see him that is how much I trust and put my life in Dr Helfrichs hands.

©  UPMC | Affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences
Supplemental content provided by Healthwise, Incorporated.