Dr. Thomas Helm, MD

Dr. Thomas Helm, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Thomas Helm, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Buffalo, NY. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

6255 Sheridan Dr Ste 208A

Buffalo, NY 14221

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independent Health
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Basal Cell Carcinoma
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Pathology
2

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Dermatopathology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
50

Conditions Treated

  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Pemphigoid
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

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
5.0
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Helm's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Niagara Falls, NY |
I wish I had a computer back in 2000..Dr Helm saved my life--How ? By listening to what I said..I wouldn`t be here today if it wasn`t for Dr Helm..Everybody here in N Falls didn`t listen to what I said and skirted real and lifethreatning diagnosis. Thank you Dr Thomas Helm--you were and always will be my lifesaver..
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Dr. Helm accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Independent Health
    Encompass
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Helm has admitting privileges

Erie County Medical Center
462 Grider St
Buffalo, NY 14215
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