Dr. Robert Helm Jr, MD

Dr. Robert Helm Jr, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Robert Helm Jr, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Portsmouth, NH and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1998 and specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery.Read his story

333 Borthwick Ave Ste 402

Portsmouth, NH 03801

Contact Information

(603) 559-4111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MaineCare
  • Martin's Point
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Dr. Helm Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Helm Jr treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Helm Jr treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Helm Jr treats Heart Disease more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Helm Jr treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Helm Jr treats Vascular Disease more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Helm Jr treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Helm Jr's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Blood Vessel Blockage
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Minimally Invasive Open Heart Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Treat patients as if they were my own family.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

2000
New York Hosp/Cornell Med Ctr/Meml Sloan Kettering
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Ny Presbyterian Cornell
Residency Hospital
1998
The New York Hospital-Cornell University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1998
Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
Medical School
1990
Colgate University
Undergraduate School
2000
1998
1998
1998
1990

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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  • Staff friendliness
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Down to earth, straight forward, professional & takes the time to answer all your questions
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Dr Helm and his office staff are extremely helpful, kind, and friendly. He once again reassured me and eased my mind.
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When we were on vacation my fiancé had a heart attack. Without knowing a hospital or heart doctor in the area we were blessed to end up at Portsmouth Regional Hospital after a short cardio catheterization at the great little hospital in Exerter NH. Dr Helm accepted Bill as his patient while his...Read More
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Dr. Helm is an experienced surgeon and very knowledgeable regarding cardiac disease. I would recommend him to both family and friends.
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Dr Helm is a very personable surgeon. He explains in detail and answered all of my concerns
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Aetna
Anthem
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Fallon Community Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
MaineCare
Martin's Point
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MVP Health Care
PHCS
Tricare
Prime
Standard
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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