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Dr. James Andrew Helgager MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 38 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
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Dr. James Helgager has 2 office locations.
Tri-City
3905 Waring Rd
Oceanside, CA 92056

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(12)
Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Helgager is Excellent. Dr. Helgager has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Helgager, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Orthopedic Procedures
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Helgager graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Helgager has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Helgager accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Blue Shield of California - 88 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 10 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 13 plans
  • Cigna - 7 plans
  • Humana - 11 plans

Languages

  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. James A. Helgager practice?
Dr. James Helgager practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Oceanside, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Carlsbad, CA.
See Oceanside Surgeons.