Dr. Stephen L. Helgemo MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Stephen Helgemo is an orthopedic surgeon in Port Charlotte, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bayfront Health Port Charlotte and Bayfront Health Punta Gorda. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Helgemo accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 14 doctors at Bayfront Health Port Charlotte and one of 15 at Bayfront Health Punta Gorda who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hand Surgery

Clinical Interests: Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1991–1996

Union Memorial Hospital
Fellowship, Hand Surgery, 1996–1997

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 15 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 9 years in Hand Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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