Dr. James Helton, MD

Pediatric Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Helton, MD
Dr. James Helton, MD is a pediatric cardiology doctor who practices in Oakland, CA. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Helton is affiliated with UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital and John Muir Medical Center - Concord.

747 52nd St Ste 220

Oakland, CA 94609

Contact Information

(510) 428-3380

Dr. James Helton, MD

Dr. James Helton, MD

Accepted insurance

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Congenital Heart Disease
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more than 57% of peers
Congenital Heart Defects
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more than 39% of peers
Heart Disease
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more than 35% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Pediatrics
2

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hypertension
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

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

  • Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Chldns Hosp Philadelphia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Chldns Hosp Philadelphia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Helton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Helton accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Helton has admitting privileges

John Muir Medical Center - Concord
2540 East St
Concord, CA 94520
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UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital
747 52nd St
Oakland, CA 94609
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