Nicholas J Helmstetter, MD

Nicholas J Helmstetter, MD
Nicholas J Helmstetter, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine


Contact Information

WMed
1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Administrative:
Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
269.337.6450
Department of Medicine
269.337.6350
Clinical:
Internal Medicine, 269.337.6300
Medicine-Pediatrics, 269.337.6345

Biosketch

Nic Helmstetter, MD, FAAP, is a dual-boarded pediatrician and internist. He is a graduate of Kalamazoo College. He earned his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit in 2014. He completed his four-year residency training with University of Michigan Medical School in Ann Arbor before joining the Med-Peds faculty at WMed. His clinical interests include office-based procedures with ultrasound guidance, Nexplanon placement (and other well woman care), treatment of opioid use disorder (he has his Suboxone waiver) and prescribing pre-exposure prophylaxis or PrEP (with Truvada or Descovy). Overall, he enjoys caring for patients from newborns to the golden years and beyond. He has a particular interest in caring for adolescents and young adults with special healthcare needs. 

  • Board Certification

    • American Board of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics)
    • American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
  • Education and Training

    • Residency 2018, Internal Medicine-Pediatrics, University of Michigan
    • MD 2014, Wayne State University
    • BA 2010, Biology, Kalamazoo College
  • Publications

  • Presentations

    • Toward Standardization of Hospitalization for Adults With Decompensated Disordered Eating: A Case Series and Lessons Learned. Cabral MD, Helmstetter N, Ring A, 38th Annual Kalamazoo Community Medical and Health Sciences Virtual Research Day, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 04/2021
    • Delayed ANCA Positivity: A Challenging Case of Multisystem EGPA. Graham B, Ladzinski A, Haris N, Kousourou G, Helmstetter N, 38th Annual Kalamazoo Community Medical and Health Sciences Virtual Research Day, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 04/2021
    • Status Cataplecticus: A Night and Day Shift Diagnosis. Moss D, Rich L, Helmstetter N, 38th Annual Kalamazoo Community Medical and Health Sciences Virtual Research Day, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 04/2021