Dr. Stephen Helper, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 65

Dignity Health Medical Group-Bakersfield
3838 San Dimas St Ste A200
Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Dr. Helper's Offices

Dignity Health Medical Group-Bakersfield
Dignity Health Medical Group
3838 San Dimas St Ste A200
Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Dr. Helper's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Bakersfield Memorial Hospital
420 34th St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Mercy Hospitals
2215 Truxtun Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301

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    Phone & Address

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Helper accepting new patients?

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    Dignity Health Medical Group-Bakersfield
    Dignity Health Medical Group
    3838 San Dimas St Ste A200
    Bakersfield, CA 93301
    (661) 458-9537
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    (661) 654-0200 (Office)
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  2. Dr. Helper's Experience

    Dr. Helper's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
    • Preventive Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
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    • Chronic Diabetes Management
    • Chronic Disease Management
    • Diabetic Evaluation
    • Sports Physical Examination
    • Well Child Examination
    • Well Woman Health Examination
    • Wellness Examination
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    • Anemia
    • Anxiety
    • Diabetes
    • Hypertension
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    Background Check for Dr. Helper

    0 Malpractice Claims

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

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health
    Graduated in 1974

    Internship Hospital

    Wilmington Med Center
    Complete in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    Wilmington Med Center
    Complete in 1977
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Helper & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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  3. Dr. Helper's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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      Bakersfield Memorial Hospital

    • Mercy Hospitals

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Helper

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
    • 8 responses

    4.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Helper to family and friends

    4.3 out of 5

    8 responses

    Dr. Helper's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Helper

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.1 out of 5

    8 responses

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