Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Kurt P. Helgerson, MD

Personal Information

Birth data:
January 31, 1957,
Providence, Rhode Island

Marital Data:
Married, to Jan Helgerson

Erin and Philip Helgerson
Shawn and Shannon Tenney


Home Address:
6268 AB Avenue East
Richland, MI 49083

Cell Phone:
(269) 580-2340



Seekonk High School
Seekonk, Massachusetts

1975 North Park College
Chicago, Illinois. BA., 1980, Magna Cum Laude


University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
MD., June, 1986

Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies (MSU/KCMS) Kalamazoo, Michigan
Family Practice Residency Program
June 1986-July 1989


Michigan State Board of Medical Examiners


Board Certified Family Physician since July 1990


Professional Medical Center, P.C. Portage, Michigan
August 21, 1989 to September 1, 1994

Portage Physicians, P.C., a subsidiary of ProMed,
September 1, 1994 to December 31, 2021

President of Kurt P. Helgerson, MD, PC,
since it was conceived August 21, 1995 to present


Past Medical Experience

MSU/KCMS Family Practice House Officer June 1986-July 1989

Westside Family Medical Center
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Immediate Medical Care Center Physician
(Part-time evenings)
February 1988-November 1988

Pipp Community Hospital, Plainwell, Michigan
Emergency Room Physician (Part-time nights)
October 1988-July 1989

Vasectomy experience

Trained in 1987 in Kalamazoo, MI.
Trained in no-scalpel technique in 1990

Faculty Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor at Michigan
State University/Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies 1991-2000. Instructor there in no-scalpel vasectomies since October 1999-2000.

Other Experience

Baxter Travenol Pharmaceutical Company.
Laboratory Technician. June 1980-September 1982



American Academy of Family Physicians
Michigan Academy of Family Physicians

Recreational Interests

Sailing, kayaking, woodworking, 4 miniature donkeys, assorted dogs and cats.

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