Dr. David Silvers, MD

Dr. David Silvers, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. David Silvers, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in gastroenterology, hepatology, and more.

4228 Houma Blvd Ste 120

Metairie, LA 70006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Silvers performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Silvers's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Silvers "I and my staff strive to provide caring, professional and personal service to all patients. I welcome family conferences and provide the support that they need. My years of extensive clinical research and practice have made me an expert in the field of gastroenterology and my goal is to provide the most up to date care in a friendly and compassionate manner. My philosophy is to treat each patient the same way that I would want to be treated."

3  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

81  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • University Of New Orleans Masters In Science
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Baylor College Med Affil Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Baylor College Med Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Silvers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Silvers' Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Silvers to family and friends
50 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (50)

  • 5
    (44)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Silvers' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (22)

You could not find a more compassionate and caring doctor than Dr. Silvers. You never feel like he's in a rush to go on to the next patient. He takes the time to listen to your concerns and and addresses your health in a professional manner. I've been going to him for over 18 years now.
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Dr.Silvers was very professional. I would recommend him to family and friends.
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This is my third scope with Dr Silvers and I would happily recommend him to everyone who needs a gastro doctor. His gentle nature puts you right at ease, he listens carefully to all your questions and answers them in a way that's easy to understand. His office staff are all very nice and...more
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Dr. Silvers is warm and easy to talk to. You can tell he cares by the way he intently listens to you. I would definitely refer him to a family member or friend!
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Dr. Silvers is very friendly and easy to talk to. He takes his time and answers all you questions.
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