Dr. Craig J Helm, MD



Ophthalmology     -  California,  Valencia

 Overview

Dr. Craig J Helm, MD works in Valencia, California is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1988. Dr. Helm is affiliated with Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital and practicing for 30 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Aneurysm Embolization
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Beta Thalassemia Intermedia
  • Blepharitis
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Cough
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Revascularization
  • Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
  • Diverticulitis
  • Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Eyebrows, Duplication of, With Stretchable Skin and Syndactyly
  • Feeding Assessment
  • Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Hepatitis A
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immunodeficiency Without Anhidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Kidney Cryosurgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Multiple Miscarriages
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Obstetric Procedures
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Optic Pathway Glioma
  • Pancreas Disorders
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Stereotactic Lesions
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Thinning of Skin
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Tilia Tree Pollen Allergy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Torsion Dystonia
  • Transoral Laser Microsurgery
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • White Coat Hypertension

 Procedures

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Exotropia
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Hypertropia
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Lupus Erythematosus
  • Macular Edema
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 30

 State License

  • California

 Spoken Languages

  • Spanish

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Tulane University School Of Medicine

New Orleans, LA, United States

Graduated: 1988

Fellowship Hospital


Jules Stein Eye Institute Ucla

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Year completed: 1993

Internship Hospital


Long Beach Vet Admin Hospital

Long Beach, CA, USA

Year completed: 1989

Residency Hospital


Ucla/jules Stein Institute

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Year completed: 1992

 Awards

1   AAO
2   California Academy Oph
3   Calif Acad Oph

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Helm Vision Group

27420 Tourney Road Suite 100
California (CA)
Valencia,
91355

  (661) 259-3937
Office Volume:    25 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    Yes

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Helm Vision Group, 27420 Tourney Road Suite 100, Valencia, California (CA), 91355




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna PPO
  • Covered California - Bronze PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Net PPO
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Signature
  • Humana
  • Individual and Family PPO
  • Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
  • LACare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PacifiCare HMO
  • Pathway X Direct Access PPO
  • Pathway X Tiered Direct Access
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital photo


Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital

23845 Mcbean Parkway California CA, Valencia, 91355

Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital is a hospital located in Valencia, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 5 of 9 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 1 of 9 procedures.




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