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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 61

2727 E 32nd St Ste A
Joplin, MO 64804
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Joplin, MO 64804

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Joplin Hand & Microsurgery Associates LLC
2727 E 32nd St Ste A
Joplin, MO 64804
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    Dr. Silverberg's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Plastic Surgery
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    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Malignant Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand Reconstruction
    • Hand Surgery
    • Hand Tendon Repair
    • Skin Grafts
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wound Repair
    • Wrist Fusion
    • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
    • Wrist Replacement
    2
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Wrist
    • Benign Skin Lesion
    • Carpal Fractures
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Dentofacial Anomalies
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hand Pain
    • Hidradenitis
    • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Skin Cancer
    • Tendonitis
    • Third-Degree Burns
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Disorders
    • Wrist Fracture
    • Wrist Pain
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Missouri--Kansas City School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    Washington University; Barnes-Jewish Hospitals

    Residency Hospital

    Washington University; Barnes-Jewish Hospitals General Surgery
    Complete in 1982

    Fellowship Hospital

    Hand & Microsurgery U Of Louisville
    Complete in 1986
    Plastic Surgery U Of Chicago
    Complete in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Silverberg & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Silverberg's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 13 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Silverberg
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    15 responses
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    15 responses
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    Office Locations

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    Joplin Hand & Microsurgery Associates LLC
    2727 E 32nd St Ste A
    Joplin, MO 64804
    (417) 621-9000 (Office)
    (417) 621-9002 (Fax)
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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