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About Dr. Scott W Helmers

Dr. Scott W Helmers, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Diego, CA. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Scott W Helmers is Good. Dr. Scott W Helmers has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Scott W Helmers is 2.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center/Kaiser Foundation

4647 Zion Ave
San Diego, CA 92120
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Specialties

Dr. Scott W Helmers has the following 2 specialties

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Scott W Helmers has the following 14 expertise

  • Arthroscopy
  • Sports Medicine
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Laminectomy
  • Bone Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Joint Replacement
  • Scoliosis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Herniated Disc
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery
  • Surgery

Dr. Scott W Helmers has 2 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Scott W Helmers is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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Reviews

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Odd experience!

He avoided eye contact. Seems to enjoy knowing more than patient. Felt like I had to keep asking a million questions to get information.

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One Star

Not very friendly. Getting information was like pulling teeth. Seemed to enjoy being smarter than me.

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VERY THOROUGH

DR. HELMERS WAS PATIENT AND LISTENED TO ALL MY CONCERNS HE WORKED WITH ME ON A GOOD PLAN. HE WAS WILLING TO BE FLEXIBLE WHICH MADE ME FEEL THAT WE WERE TOGETHER ON THE DECISIONS. HE VALIDATED MY FEELINGS THEN GAVE ME SOUND ADVICE. NOW I CAN LET HIM TAKE THE WHEEL WHILE I AM ASLEEP ON THE TABLE. FEELING PEACEFUL. :)

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  • Education

    28 Years Experience

  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences F Edward Hebert School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1990

  • United States Naval Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center/Kaiser Foundation, 4647 Zion Ave, San Diego, CA
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