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Dr. Helena Nolasco, MD

Rheumatology ·  Female · Age 50

Dr. Nolasco

Dr. Helena Nolasco, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Wethersfield, CT and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Yale University in 1997 and specializes in rheumatology.


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Dr. Nolasco accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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Dr. Nolasco's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nolasco treats Fibromyalgia more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Nolasco treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nolasco treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Nolasco treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nolasco treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Nolasco treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Nolasco's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Helena Nolasco, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Wethersfield, CT and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Yale University in 1997 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

1997
Yale University
Medical School
1997

Awards

Dr. Nolasco's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nolasco

2.3

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
60.714285714285715%
(17)

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Outstanding! I read these reviews prior to my first appt with Dr. Nolasco and was apprehensive to say the leat - was I ever wrong! She is brilliant - and extremely thorough - I left her office (after a 2 hour long consult) with hope, and that is a LOT - I'm confident I am in good hands, and looking...Read More
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While she may be a decent diagnostician, and somewhat thorough, I had to prod her to perform particular targeted tests. We narrowed down my disorder/s to what I somewhat expected. I did receive a Fibromyalgia dx but she does NOT treat Fibro. She only dx it and believes it's "in your head" and...Read More
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I have been battling quite a bit of health issues. I waited a couple months to see this doctor. I was so disappointed. She was very dismissive of my concerns. She treated me like I was a waste of her time. Just because I'm a younger patient doesn't mean I don't have health issues. She needs more...Read More
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Very difficult to schedule appointment. She was thorough. Asked about considering another anti inflammatory since minimal relief. Discouraged, since required blood work and reluctant to order. Felt like it was too much work for her. Cool, impersonal demeanor not for me. Changing dr after 3 years....Read More
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Dr. Norasco is extremely thorough in getting to know what your situation is in regards to your eveyday pain and finding solutions. I am very pleased in her professional and caring relationship with my needs as a patient who has everyday pain, compounded with bouts of severe back and knee pain. I...Read More
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