Dr. Edibaldo Silva, MD

Dr. Edibaldo Silva, MD

Complex General Surgical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edibaldo Silva, MD is a complex general surgical oncology doctor who practices in Omaha, NE. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

986345 Nebraska Medical Center

Omaha, NE 68198

Contact Information

(402) 552-6634

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
more than 89% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Silva "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."
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Specialties

  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
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Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Lump
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mass
  • Melanoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
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Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Limb Salvage Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Melanoma Removal
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroid Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Nebraska.

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

  • B.A. Biology, Lawrence University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Loyola University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Il Institute Tech
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Loyola University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Il
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Ph.D. Biology, Illinois Institute Of Technology
    Other Education | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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 profile.

Dr. Silva's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Silva to family and friends
3.7
based on 6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Silva's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Silva accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health and Life Insurance Co HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Silva has admitting privileges

The Nebraska Medical Center
4350 Dewey Ave
Omaha, NE 68105
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