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Dr. Eric Helm, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation ·  Male

Dr. Helm

Dr. Eric Helm, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. He specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.


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(412) 692-4400

Dr. Helm accepts the following insurance:

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MultiPlan PPO
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Dr. Helm's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Helm treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Helm treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Helm treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Helm treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Helm treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Helm treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Knee Pain

Dr. Helm's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Eric Helm, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. He specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Helm's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Helm

3.5

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
58.8235294117647%
(10)
4 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
35.294117647058826%
(6)

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Dr helm is very knowledgeable. Super nice physician. Always knows what to do to get my chronic pain under control. Takes so much time with you at your appts.. Genuine and caring!
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Unacceptable practice management. Traveled from out of state (over 700 miles) 15 min late for appt. Told I could not be seen and needed to reschedule. Explained that I had traveled from out of state. Did not matter. Told it would push Dr. back too far behind for hospital rounds. He had a 3pm...Read More
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Best doc in the world. Healed my tailbone pain that I had for 25 years. So kind and knowledgeable.
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