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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Helton is Excellent. Dr. Helton has been reviewed by 50 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
Promptness 3.6
Courteous Staff 3.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Helton, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Failure
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Stroke

Education & Awards

Dr. Helton graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham. He has 6 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011, 2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2014)
NCQA Diabetes Physician Recognition Program (2013 - 2016)
NCQA Heart/Stroke Recognition Program (2012 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater St Louis


Dr. Helton has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • St Anthonys Medical Center 
  • St. John's Mercy Medical Center 
  • Mercy Hospital - St. Louis, MO 


  • German

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Additional Information
Dr. John Gavin Helton MD is a male Internist, has 16 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. John G. Helton practice?
Dr. John Helton has 2 office locations.
Dr. John Helton practices Internal Medicine near St. Louis, MO.
Additional practice locations include: Ballwin, MO.