Dr. Stephen L Helgemo, MD



Orthopedic Surgery     -  Florida,  Port Charlotte

 Overview

Dr. Stephen L Helgemo, MD works in Port Charlotte, Florida is a specialist in Orthopedic Surgery, Hand Surgery and graduated Johns Hopkins Hospital in 1996. Dr. Helgemo is affiliated with Fawcett Memorial Hospital, Charlotte Regional Medical Center, Peace River Regional Medical Center and practicing for 32 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand Surgery

 Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Contracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injuries
  • Hand Pain
  • Hand Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Transfer
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Replacement

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 32

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Residency Hospital


Johns Hopkins Hospital

Baltimore, MD, USA

Year completed: 1996

Medical School


Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine

Baltimore, MD, United States

Graduated: 1987

Fellowship Hospital


Union Memorial Hospital

Baltimore, MD, USA

Year completed: 1997

Undergraduate School


The Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL, USA

Graduated: 1986

 Awards

1   American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
2   American Society for Surgery of the Hand

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Stephen Leif Helgemo Jr MD

18344 Murdock Circle
Florida (FL)
Port Charlotte,
33948

  (877) 892-4263
Practice Software:    Misys
Avg. Appt. Time for Existing Patients:    7 days
Year Dr. Helgemo Joined Practice:    1999
Year Established:    2000
Avg. Wait Room Time:    30 minutes
Avg. Appt. Time for New Patients:    10 days

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Stephen Leif Helgemo Jr MD, 18344 Murdock Circle, Port Charlotte, Florida (FL), 33948




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Open Access
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals





Fawcett Memorial Hospital

21298 Olean Boulevard Florida FL, Port Charlotte, 33952

Fawcett Memorial Hospital and its medical staff represent a broad range of services in many different medical, surgical, diagnostic and rehabilitation specialties. All of our physicians meet the high standards required to care for patients at this hospital. Fawcett is accredited by the Joint Commiss...


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