Dr. Mark Helm, MD

Dr. Mark Helm, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mark Helm, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Steamboat Springs, CO. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 29 years.

505 Anglers Dr Ste 202

Steamboat Springs, CO 80487

Contact Information

(970) 871-0000

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

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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."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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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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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

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Dr. Helm's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Helm to family and friends
3.3
based on 11 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Helm's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Steamboat Springs CO |
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. Helm and his staff handled me with a special touch staying in constant communication with me. I never once had to hunt them down for anwsers they called me. I know I am in good hands at Helm Eye Cente
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Helm accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Helm has admitting privileges

Yampa Valley Medical Center
1024 Central Park Dr
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
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