Dr. Edibaldo Silva, MD

Accepting
New Patients

Dr. Edibaldo Silva, MD

Complex General Surgical Oncology | Male

NEBRASKA MEDICAL CENTER 986345 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 Get Directions
(402) 559-7272

Learn about this Doctor

Care Philosophy

Patients survive cancer more when their treatment adheres to the best practice patterns as suggested by leaders in the field-NCCN, MD Anderson, Mayo Clinic and Memorial Sloan Kettering- to name a few. In these circumstances, the up to date cancer surgeon has to be able to explain in very clear layman's terms why the integrated use of major surgery, chemotherapy, hormonal therapy and radiation therapy may differ from patient to patient often tempered by their genetic risk assessment.Read more

Dr. Silva's Experience

97Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Silva's experience matches your preferences.

2
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

38
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

38
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Silva

Dr. Silva accepts 6 insurance carriers

View all insurance carriers

6 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment

/* /.overlay-container */}

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality

Check out the quality of care at the 1 hospitals where Dr. Silva has admitting privileges.

Hospital Quality Awards

×

Reviewing Dr. Silva

Dr. Silva's Review Details
4.2 based on 5 responses
Help millions around the nation find the right doctor by sharing your experience with your doctor.
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (5)
  • Helpfulness
     (4)
  • Staff
     (5)
  • Scheduling
     (5)
Experience with Dr. Silva
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (5)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (4)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (4)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (5)
Dr. Silva's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (5)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (5)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (5)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (4)
Have you seen Dr. Edibaldo Silva, MD?
Are you Dr. Edibaldo Silva, MD? Post a response on your personalized profile.

Compare Dr. Silva

Compare this Doctor

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

View all 3 matches
    ×

    Specialties

    • Complex General Surgical Oncology
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    Why It Matters: Dr. Silva's Board Certifications

    Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

    • General Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Aneurysm
    • Benign Tumor
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Lump
    • Lung Cancer
    • Mass
    • Melanoma
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Sarcoma
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thrombosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Vascular Disease

    Procedures Performed

    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Breast Cancer Surgery
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colon Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Limb Salvage Surgery
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Melanoma Removal
    • Parathyroid Surgery
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Sentinel Node Biopsy
    • Skin Grafts
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Wound Repair

    Background Check

    • n/a
      Malpractice Claims not available

      Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Nebraska.

      What is medical malpractice
    • 0
      Sanctions

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

      What is a sanction or disciplinary action
    • 0
      Board Actions

      No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      What are board actions

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago

      Graduated in 1980

    • Internship Hospital
      Loyola University Med Center

      Completed in 1980

    • Residency Hospital
      Il Institute Tech

      Completed in 1976

      Loyola University Med Center

      Completed in 1985

    • Fellowship Hospital
      University Il

      Completed in 1987

    • Undergraduate School
      B.A. Biology, Lawrence University

      Graduated in 1971

    • Other Education
      Ph.D. Biology, Illinois Institute Of Technology

      Completed in 1976

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
      What is a recognized doctor
    • Media & Publications

      Dr. Silva has no media or publications listed.

    Languages Spoken

    • English

    Memberships &
    Professional Affiliations

    Dr. Silva does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Silva and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

    ×

    Dr. Silva's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Complex General Surgical Oncology
    • Board certified in General Surgery
    • Malpractice claims in Nebraska not available
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
    ×

    Why Does Experience Matter?

    Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

    ×

    Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Silva

    Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

    Dr. Silva's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Silva

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    ×

    Dr. Silva's Care Philosophy

    Patients survive cancer more when their treatment adheres to the best practice patterns as suggested by leaders in the field-NCCN, MD Anderson, Mayo Clinic and Memorial Sloan Kettering- to name a few. In these circumstances, the up to date cancer surgeon has to be able to explain in very clear layman's terms why the integrated use of major surgery, chemotherapy, hormonal therapy and radiation therapy may differ from patient to patient often tempered by their genetic risk assessment.