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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 61

100 E Alton Gloor Blvd Fl 1
Brownsville, TX 78526
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Dr. Silva:

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Dr. Silva's Experience

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Dr. Silva's Specialties

  • Cardiology

Procedures Dr. Silva Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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Conditions Dr. Silva Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Valley Regional Medical Center
100A E Alton Gloor Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78526
Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville
1040 W Jefferson St
Brownsville, TX 78520

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Silva

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Valley Regional Med Ctr Cth Lb
Valley Regional Med Ctr Cth Lb
100 E Alton Gloor Blvd Fl 1
Brownsville, TX 78526
JAIME SYLVA MD PA
JAIME SYLVA MD PA
4770 N Expressway Ste 104
Brownsville, TX 78526
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    Dr. Silva's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Impella Device
    • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thrombolysis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Septal Defect
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    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Silva

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Autonomous University of Tamaulipas / Faculty of Medicine

    Internship Hospital

    University N Mex
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    University N Mex
    Complete in 1996

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of New Mexico
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Silva & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Silva's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Silva has admitting privileges:

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    • Valley Regional Medical Center

    • Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Silva

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.4
    • 11 Star Ratings
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    4.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Silva to family and friends

    4.4 out of 5

    11 responses

    Dr. Silva's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    11 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    11 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    11 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    11 responses

    Experience with Dr. Silva

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.6 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.6 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Valley Regional Med Ctr Cth Lb
    100 E Alton Gloor Blvd Fl 1
    Brownsville, TX 78526
    (956) 350-7194 (Office)
    B
    JAIME SYLVA MD PA
    4770 N Expressway Ste 104
    Brownsville, TX 78526
    (956) 350-0874 (Office)
    C
    Jaime L Silva MD
    Brownsville Office
    100 Uptown Ave Ste 100
    Brownsville, TX 78520
    (956) 546-5500 (Office)
    (956) 546-2035 (Fax)
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