Dr. David Silvers, MD

Dr. David Silvers, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. David Silvers, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 35 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

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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)
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Dr. Silvers' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silvers treats Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Silvers treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silvers treats Stomach Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Silvers treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silvers treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Silvers treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Silvers' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Malnutrition
Manometry
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Nutritional Counseling
Pancreatic Disease
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pinworm
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Swallowing Disorders
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders
Weight Loss Management

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 ...

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Silvers' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Silvers

4.7

Based on 63 reviews

5 Stars
88.88888888888889%
(56)
4 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(3)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
1.5873015873015872%
(1)
1 Star
4.761904761904762%
(3)

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Have been seeing Dr. Silvers for over 20 years. Would not go to anyone else. I have referred my entire family to him. We love him. Excellent Doctor!!
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Dr. Silvers is a wonderful Doctor who cares for his patients and who is extremely knowledgable.I trust my well being with him
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DR. SILVERS IS AN AWESOME, CARING AND MOST COMPITENT PHYSICIAN. HE CARES DEEPLY FOR EACH PATIENT. HIS STAFF ARE PROFESSIONAL, CARING AND NURTURING. THEY ARE THE BEST, WHICH IS HARD TO FIND IN TODAY'S MEDICAL FIELD.
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Very knowledgeable, great personality, makes you feel comfortable. Saints fan. Loves to fish.
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Professional manners Good communications with patient Knowledgeable specialist Supportive of patients needs Realistic Recommendations for good health
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