Raleigh Office

(919) 872-0250

Garner Office

(919) 779-6423

After Hours

(919) 831-5394

Robert C. Helms, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Dr. Robert C. HelmsDr. Helms grew up in Chattanooga, Tenn. He was an Echols Scholar at the University of Virginia, where he earned his B.A. degree. He earned his M.D. with honors at the University of Tennessee in Memphis and completed his pediatric residency at Memphis’ LeBonheur Children’s Medical Center in 1983. After completing one year of pediatric pulmonary fellowship at Case Western Reserve University, Dr. Helms and his family became overseas missionaries with the Presbyterian Church in America and spent eight years overseeing the church’s health service in northeast Democratic Republic of Congo. Dr. Helms and his wife, Marilyn, have four grown children and two grandchildren and have made Raleigh their home since 1996. They enjoy reading, family and church activities. They are members of Redeemer Presbyterian Church where Dr. Helms serves on the Board of Elders and the Missions Committee.

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If your child is currently a patient of Raleigh Pediatrics and is covered by Medicaid or NC Healthchoice, please read this information. In November 2019, NC Medicaid and NC Healthchoice are moving to “Medicaid Managed Care.”  This means, instead of the state managing your healthcare read more
Dear RPA Families: With a heavy heart, I announce my departure from Raleigh Pediatrics at the end of July.  For 18 years I have been blessed to partner with you to care for your family.  I have enjoyed watching your children grow and watching you, as parents, gain confidence in your read more
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