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James Helton, MD

Dr. Helton is a pediatrician in the Oakland area.
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Dr. Helton saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw more birth defects patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw more congenital heart disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw more irregular heartbeat patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw more heart valve condition patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw more atrial septal defect (ASD) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw more heart disease patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw more pulmonary hypertension patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw more blood cancer patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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126 doctors
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Dr. Helton saw Kawasaki disease patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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2.2k doctors
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1.1k doctors
Dr. Helton saw leukemia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw more congenital disorders patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw kidney cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw more fainting patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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478 doctors
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478 doctors
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239 doctors
Dr. Helton saw acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw diabetes patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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616 doctors
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616 doctors
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308 doctors
Dr. Helton saw acute myeloid leukemia (AML) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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54 doctors
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54 doctors
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26 doctors
Dr. Helton saw Marfan syndrome patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Helton saw cardiomyopathy patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw lymphoma patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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609 doctors
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Dr. Helton saw Down syndrome patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Helton saw anxiety patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw pain patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw peripheral artery disease (PAD) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Helton saw high blood pressure (hypertension) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw shortness of breath patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw anemia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw abnormal breathing patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Helton saw lung condition patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Helton sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Children's Hospital and Research Center Oakland
747 52nd St
Oakland, CA 94609
2,590 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Virginia School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1980

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Pediatrics
    3. Pediatric Cardiology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Cardiovascular Disease

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Helton is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Children's Hospital and Research Center Oakland
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Chinese Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hill Physicians
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Moda Health
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Physicians Health plan
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield