Dr. Mark Helm, MD

Dr. Mark Helm, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Mark Helm, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Steamboat Springs, CO and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado At Denver in 1988 and specializes in ophthalmology.

505 Anglers Dr Ste 202

Steamboat Springs, CO 80487

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Strabismus
very high
more than 92% of peers
Keratoconus
high
more than 88% of peers
Ocular Surface Reconstruction
normal
more than 72% of peers

Dr. Helm'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Helm "For 20 years I have been providing state of the art Eye Care for the Yampa Valley. Our mission is to provide compassionate care using the most advanced diagnostic equipment in the world to help provide you with the highest level of Eye Health Care possible."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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11  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • University Of Colorado
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Colo Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Colo Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Helm has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Helm does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Helm and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Helm's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Helm to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Helm's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Helm took out my cataracts, and after surgery I still was blind in my left eye. Dr. Helm worked and worked to find the problem and finally had me do an MRI of my skull. Found massive pituitary tumor pressing my optic nerve. Dr. Helm referred me to one of the best neurosurgeons around and I had...more
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Dr Helm and his staff handled an extremely scary situation with kindness and finesse. They saw me immediately communicated with specialists on my behalf and implemented every possible level of testing to help solve what seemed to be an impossible puzzle. It was obvious that knowing my fears Dr....more
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