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About Dr. Michael Helms
Dr. Michael Helms, MD is a Doctor primarily located in South Bend, IN. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine. Dr. Helms is affiliated with SJRMC - Mishawaka Campus, Saint Joseph'S Regional Medical Center and Memorial Hospital. Dr. Helms has received 4 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Michael Helms has the following 1 specialty
- Family Medicine
A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.
Dr. Michael Helms has the following 7 expertise
- Family Planning
- Weight Loss
- Weight Loss (non-surgical)
Dr. Michael Helms has 1 board certified specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience
Dr. Michael Helms is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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I have been a patient of Dr Helms for several years and he has always taken good care of me. This time I had a very bad planter factices that would not respond to any treatment and as a last resort Dr Helms did surgery on it. The results still amaze me!--no limping! walk without pain! no back and hip pain from limping! Thank you Dr Helms!
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.
Dr. Helms is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
SJRMC - Mishawaka Campus
Saint Joseph'S Regional Medical Center
St Joseph Community Hospital
Saint Joseph'S Regional Medical Ctr
Saint Joseph Physician Network
Memorial Hospital Of South Bend
28 Years Experience
Indiana University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1989
Dr. Michael Helms accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
Locations & DirectionsNW Family Medicine, 2930 Cleveland Rd, South Bend, IN
Dr. Michael Helms is similar to the following 3 Doctors near South Bend, IN.