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Dr. Gregory Helm, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 56

Dr. Helm

Dr. Gregory Helm, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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(434) 924-3627

Dr. Helm accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Helm's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Cervical Spine Myelopathy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Helm treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Helm treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Helm treats Low Back Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Helm treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Helm treats Spinal Stenosis more than 95% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Helm's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Whiplash

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gregory Helm, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

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Dr. Helm's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Helm

3.6

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(9)

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This past August Dr. Helm preformed surgery to relieve pressure on nerves on my L4/L5 discs. He and his staff did a stupendous job and I left the hospital hours after the surgery. It is now December and I am fully recovered, and life is good. Would recommend Dr. Helm and his staff for surgery.
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Very very poor doctor just interested in sergery wait for month doctor not take more than 5 minutes don't waste time with that doctor.
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I have had the worse experience with dr Helm ever. His lack of compassion and way of examination were remarkably bad He did not spend more than a minute examining me, looked uncomfortable talking to me His assistant was no difference
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I just had the pleasure of Dr. Helm doing a very difficult operation on my spine. ( ACDF). I had starting to get uncontrolable pain in my right arm and I lost the use of it . After finding I had a ruptured disk at my C6-C7 in an MRI. Dr Helm wasted no time in getting me lined up for surgery, just...Read More
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