Dr. Stephen L. Helgemo Jr, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 50

18344 Murdock Cir
Port Charlotte, FL 33948
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Dr. Helgemo Jr's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

cost-effective, state-of-the-art, minimally-invasive, and compassionate care

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and/or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture/Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Steroid Injections
  • Tendon Transfer
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement
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  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Ataxia
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Contracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injuries
  • Hand Pain
  • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
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  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Pain
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Background Check for Dr. Helgemo Jr

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Florida.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

2 Board Actions

  • Wrong-site surgery  (2/18/2013)
  • Action Taken: Release from Prior Order
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Stephen Leif Helgemo, Jr.; License # ME72747; Case # 2010-15366; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician previously on 02-16-2012 entered into a Settlement Agreement with the Florida Board of Medicine. ACTION TAKEN-Obligations Satisfied
  • State: Florida
  • Wrong-site surgery  (2/16/2012)
  • Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
  • Allegation of Complaint: Please reference the following Document
  • State: Florida
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
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Awards & Recognitions

Media & Publications

  • Gulfshore Life Magazine Top Doctor List, 2011
  • Gulfshore Life Magazine Top Doctor List, 2009
  • Gulfshore Life Magazine Top Doctor List, 2012
  • Gulfshore Life Magazine Top Doctor List, 2010
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Education & Training

Medical School

Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1987

Residency Hospital

Johns Hopkins Hospital
Complete in 1996

Fellowship Hospital

Union Memorial Hospital
Complete in 1997

Undergraduate Schools

The Florida State University
Graduated in 1986
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Helgemo Jr & Staff

  • English

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