Dr. Ileana Helms, MD

Dr. Ileana Helms, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Ileana Helms, MD is a nephrology specialist in Concord, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from National Autonomous University Of Mexico in 1981 and specializes in nephrology.

2485 High School Ave Ste 311

Concord, CA 94520

Contact Information

(925) 687-7272

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Helms performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 94% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
normal
more than 75% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
normal
more than 66% of peers

Dr. Helms's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

1  Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

39  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • National Autonomous University Of Mexico
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Alameda Co Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Ca Sf School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Helms has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Helms' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Helms to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Helms' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Helms is amazing, she has literally saved my moms life. We were lucky enough to have her on duty while she was in ICU and critically ill. Helms is not only completely knowledgeable and professional, but genuine and sincerely cares about her patients. I have never seen such a compassionate...more
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Dr.Helms is wonderful!! I can't say enough. Her bedside manner is calming and compassionate, and her knowledge of care is endless. She was an angel for me when I was lost and didn't understand my condition.
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