Dr. Wayne Hellstrom, MD

Dr. Wayne Hellstrom, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Wayne Hellstrom, MD is an urology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Universite Laval, Faculte De Medecine in 1981 and specializes in urology.

1415 Tulane Ave Fl 5th

New Orleans, LA 70112

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Balanoposthitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Testicular Dysfunction
very high
more than 97% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Hellstrom'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.

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

54  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Penile Implants
  • Peyronie's Disease Injection Therapy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Universite Laval, Faculte De Medecine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hellstrom has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hellstrom's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hellstrom to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Hellstrom's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Hellstrom is a teaching Dr. which I personally have much confidence in his care. The wait time varies but I never had to wait more than an hour.
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We waited over a month just to get an appointment. My husband waited two hours to be seen by Dr. Hellstrom. Then dr. Hellstrom was rude to him. His exact words at one point were, "What do you want?". He also wanted to charge him to have another semen analysis even after he had my husband fax over...more
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