Dr. Barbara Helms, OD

Optometry  |  
Female  |  
Age 54
(4)
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Dr. Barbara Helms, OD
Dr. Barbara Helms, OD is an optometry provider who practices in Grand Rapids, MI. She is 54 years old.

Helms Family Optical

1600 E Beltline Ave NE Ste 112

Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Contact Information
Dr. Barbara Helms, OD

Dr. Barbara Helms, OD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Priority Health
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Here at Helms Optical, we believe your glasses and contact lenses should not only help you to see well, but look good too. Our practice is built on combining the best vision care possible with an exclusive selection of the latest styles in frames and lenses. Our optometrist, Dr. Barb Helms has helped thousands of families find the perfect eye wear, from fashion forward women to soccer mad kids. From serious to saucy, from whimsical to dramatic, we can help you find the perfect eye wear, whatever your style.
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Specialties

  • Optometry
  • Cornea & Contact Management
  • Occupational Optometry
  • Pediatric Optometry
  • Sports Vision
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Board Certifications

Dr. Helms does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aphakia
  • Astigmatism
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Binocular Vision Disorder
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blurred Vision
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Disorders
  • Convergence Insufficiency
  • Corneal Flash Burns
  • Corneal Scar
  • Dilatation
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Strain
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
  • Hazy Vision
  • Hypotropia
  • Iritis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Meibomitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Reading Disorders
  • Refractive Error
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retinal Scarring
  • Retinopathy
  • Severe Myopia
  • Strabismus-Like Double Vision
  • Stye
  • Vertical Heterophoria
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Aura
  • Visual Dysfunction
  • Vitreous Detachment
  • Watering Eyes

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Procedures

  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Patch
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Lash Enhancer
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • Prism Lenses
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Strabismus Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Ferris State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Helms has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Helms has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Helms' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Helms to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Helms' 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
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Helms accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
    Blue Care Network PCP Focus Network
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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