Dr. Debra J Helper MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Debra Helper is a gastroenterologist in Indianapolis, Indiana. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Indiana University Health University Hospital and Margaret Mary Community Hospital. She received her medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Helper accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 9 doctors at Indiana University Health University Hospital and one of 4 at Margaret Mary Community Hospital who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Indiana University Health University Hospital
Ranked #11 in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Margaret Mary Community Hospital

Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Select Specialty Hospital of INpolis

Wishard Health Services

Education & Medical Training

Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1981 - 1987

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Macroscopic findings in lymphocytic colitis.
Aggarwal, A.,Helper, D.

Macroscopic findings in lymphocytic colitis.
Aggarwal, A.,Helper, D.

Incidence and risk factors for lymphoma in a single-center inflammatory bowel disease population.
Chiorean, M.V., Pokhrel, B., Adabala, J., Helper, D.J., Johnson, C.S., Juliar, B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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