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About Dr. Stephen E Helms

Dr. Stephen E Helms, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Jackson, MS. He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Dermatology. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

13 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Stephen E Helms is Good. Dr. Stephen E Helms has been rated by 13 patients. From those 13 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Stephen E Helms is 2.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

University Of Mississippi Medical Center

2500 N State St
Jackson, MS 39216
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Specialties

Dr. Stephen E Helms has the following 1 specialty

  • Dermatology

    A dermatologist is a doctor who has extensive training and knowledge of the skin, scalp, hair and nails and treats conditions that affect those areas. These doctors will evaluate any abnormality, blemish or lesion on the skin in order to determine the cause and will determine a course of treatment.
    Dermatologists provide patients with full body scans in order to identify any signs that are indicative of an illness that requires treatment, such as skin cancer. These specialists may also provide cosmetic services, such as mole removal, scar diminishing treatments and even botox and face lifts.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Stephen E Helms has the following 12 expertise

  • Rash
  • Excision
  • Mole
  • Basal Cell
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Rosacea
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Melanoma
  • Psoriasis

Board Certifications

Dr. Stephen E Helms is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Two Stars

Yes- Dr. Helms. is a very nice and kind man, and the staff is great too. But he misdiagnosed me for over year, and prescribed topical medications that continued to make my skin condition much worse, because my skin was already too fragile from irritatant contact dermatitis and allergies to tolerate anything topical on it, and then I started becoming irritated and allergic to the topicals he was prescribing. I finally had to travel far out of state for a correct diagnoses, and I am much better now, I only using liquid omego 3's and probiotics to help heal skin barrier. Steriods and cortizone are old school , only thins the skin, outdated, addictive and dangerous., And most people with Skin allergies end Up becoming allergic to the chemicals in them. I think he would be fine, if you have a simple case of contact dermatitis, but not for a more complex case, like me.

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Dr Helms a very nice man and good Dr.

Very professional and explained my problem in detail. I really liked him and would recommend him highly. His staff was great, very friendly.

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Five Stars

I got the wrong impression of this doctor at first. I was wrong about Dr helms. He is a very caring Doctor and man. I have complex issues and jumped to wrong opioion about him. He has personally called me, and has spent time trying to help me, which few other doctors have. I think Jackson is lucky to have him.

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One Star

Misdiagnosed me. Don't waste your money if you have sonething complex. Not very knowledgeable. This is the 4 th doctor I have been through the university system. All missed or misdiagnose me. 2 doctors and a ER missed throid, and goiter and hashimotos disease, now this doctor diagnosed me wrong, when I brought research to show him what I thought it was . Where are these doctors attending medical school. Our medical profession is in sad shape. He was a strange man,didn't really examine me or listen to my symptoms or look at the years of pictures and rashes I had documented.

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One Star
  • Education

    45 Years Experience

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1973

  • University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Stephen E Helms accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

University Of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 N State St, Jackson, MS

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