Dr. David C Helfgott MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. David Helfgott is an infectious disease specialist in New York, New York and is affiliated with New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. He is one of 56 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Hospital Affiliation

New York-Presbyterian Hospital

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1983–1986

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1986–1990

Yale University School of Medicine
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

NY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Septic Shock Caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacter gergoviae in a Neutropenic Patient with Leukemia.
Satlin, M. J.,Jenkins, S. G.,Chen, L.,Helfgott, D.,Feldman, E. J.,Kreiswirth, B. N.,Schuetz, A. N.

Emergence of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae as causes of bloodstream infections in patients with hematologic malignancies.
Satlin, M. J.,Calfee, D. P.,Chen, L.,Fauntleroy, K. A.,Wilson, S. J.,Jenkins, S. G.,Feldman, E. J.,Roboz, G. J.,Shore, T. B.,Helfgott, D. C.,Soave, R.,Kreiswirth, B. N.,Walsh, T. J.


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