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Internal Medicine

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
677 Patient
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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 School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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December 23, 2016

Overall, I've received excellent care from this provider. My situation is unfortunate because we are taking a watch and wait approach. I feel my Doctor is trying to provide solutions to help me receive a diagnosis, but it is a very long and painful process.

December 23, 2016

Dr. Helfrich is the best.

December 22, 2016

Dr. HELFRICH is excellent!

December 21, 2016

Dr Helfich is an awesome provider. He takes the time to chat with you and you can tell he truly cares about your physical well being.

December 20, 2016

I was in and out of the office in no time. All my questions were answered and I would say it was a pleasure to be taken care of without all the waiting.

December 15, 2016


December 15, 2016

first class office

December 13, 2016

Everything is always great when I see Dr. Helfrich - love him & his staff.

December 09, 2016

Dr. Helfrich is very kind and caring and listens to your concerns before addressing them.

December 08, 2016

I am very, very pleased that I had Dr. Helfrich referred to me from my previous Arthritic Specialist when he retired. Dr. Helfrich has stepped in and has been continuing to provide me with my arthritic issues and I am very pleased.