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Physician Directory

Dr. James A. Helgager, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

  • 6121 Paseo Del Norte Ste 200
    Carlsbad, CA 92011
  • 2 Locations
  • (760) 724-9000

Dr. Helgager's Overview

Dr. James A. Helgager graduated from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in 1972. He works in Carlsbad, CA and 1 other location and specializes in Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Helgager is affiliated with Scripps Hospital Encinitas and Tri-City Medical Center. He speaks English and Spanish.

Gender: Male

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Dr. Helgager's Experience

Years in Practice: 43

Conditions Treated by Dr. Helgager

  • Internal derangement of knee cartilage
  • Fractures, dislocations, derangement, and sprains
  • Internal derangement of knee
  • Intervertebral disc degeneration
  • Osteoarthritis
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Procedures Performed by Dr. Helgager

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopy of the knee
  • Arthroscopy of the shoulder
  • Hip replacement
  • Knee replacement
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Dr. Helgager's Specialties

Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Helgager's Education & Training

Medical School: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Graduated 1972

Dr. Helgager's Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna Basic HMO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA members only
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna Vitalidad Plus CA con Aetna
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross CA CaliforniaCare HMO
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Dr. Helgager's Office Information & Appointments

Office Locations

*This physician has multiple office locations. See Office Information for details.

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