Dr. Standiford Helm II, MD

Dr. Standiford Helm II, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Standiford Helm II, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Laguna Woods, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Tufts University in 1977 and specializes in pain medicine.

24902 Moulton Pkwy Ste 200

Laguna Woods, CA 92637

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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more than 65% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
more than 63% of peers
Knee Disorders
more than 60% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

36  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

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.


  • Harvard College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Tufts University
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Boston City Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Helm II has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Helm II's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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  • 1

Dr. Helm II's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Terrible. His office never returns my calls.
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Dr Helm is extremely intelligent and a very caring Doctor. He's done wonders for me and my daughter!
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