Dr. Ginige De Silva, MD

Dr. Ginige De Silva, MD

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Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
50 y/o
(28)

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Dr. Ginige De Silva, MD is a rheumatology specialist in St Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 14 years. She specializes in rheumatology.

Allergy & Rheumatology Associates

5100 Seminole Blvd

St Petersburg, FL 33708
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. De Silva's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. De Silva treats Arthritis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. De Silva treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. De Silva treats Fibromyalgia more than 98% of her peers

Dr. De Silva treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. De Silva treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 98% of her peers

Dr. De Silva treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Dr. De Silva's conditions and procedures:

Acute Sinusitis
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
Allergy Shots
Allergy Skin Testing
Allergy Testing
Allergy Treatment
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bronchitis
Bursitis
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatitis
Dermatomyositis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Eosinophilia
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Pollen Allergy
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sinusitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Skin Infections
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

"We take time for you because we care." We have a 20 year reputation of providing the highest standard of Rheumatology care with compassion and professionalism. Board Certified physicians, specializing in Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology. We do in-house IV infusions as well.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2004
    Baylor College Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2001
    Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1999
    Baylor College Of Med
    Internship Hospital
    1999
  • 1995
    Flinders University of South Australia
    Medical School
    1995

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

Awards

Dr. De Silva's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. De Silva

3.0

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
39.285714285714285%
(11)
4 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(2)
3 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(2)
2 Stars
10.714285714285714%
(3)
1 Star
35.714285714285715%
(10)

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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. De Silva's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Always wait over an hour for my appointment. I arrive 5 minutes early for my last appointment only to find a note saying they were in a staff meeting. They kept all the patients waiting over 25 minutes as their meeting ran long. They could have opted not to schedule patients but instead they kept...Read More
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The office staff is HORRIBLE. Will NOT return calls.
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I have been trying to speak someone about making an appointment, but you have to leave a message and are told that they will get back to you in a day or two. when you don't feel well this no good. but when you leave they always say call anytime we are here for you. I don't feel that they are.
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I have been seeing Dr. Desilva for 15 years. The wait in the office is long BUT she is a very caring and intellegent Dr. Yes, she does have to type in the information you provide on a computer but she is able to listen and do that at the same time. As with anything in life, you have to take...Read More
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Dr Desilva was attentive and polite..Her office staff also did a good job. I would recommend them. My appointment was not urgent so I cannot answer but they did get me in quickly for a new patient.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Select HMO
Tampa Bay CoreNet
Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx

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Palms Of Pasadena Hospital

South Pasadena, FL

Morton Plant Hospital

Clearwater, FL

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