Dr. Cathy Helgason, MD

Dr. Cathy Helgason, MD

Vascular Neurology  |  
Female  |  
Age 69
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Cathy Helgason, MD is a vascular neurology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from U Iceland in 1978 and specializes in vascular neurology.

912 S Wood St # MC796

Chicago, IL 60612

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Migraine
very high
more than 98% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Brain Disorders
high
more than 85% of peers

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Specialties

  • Vascular Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • U Iceland
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • U Iceland
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • U Chicago-Michael Reese
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Helgason has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Helgason's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Helgason to family and friends
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Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Helgason's Performance

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Answers Questions
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Time well spent
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Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
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Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
Over 45 minutes

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