Dr. Howard Silberman, MD

Dr. Howard Silberman, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 77
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Dr. Howard Silberman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1966 and specializes in general surgery.

1441 EASTLAKE AVENUE

Los Angeles, CA 90089

Contact Information

(323) 865-3535

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Excision of Breast Tumor
very high
more than 90% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Silberman'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.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Silberman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Silberman's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Silberman to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Silberman's 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

A good, caring knowledgeable doctor who knows how to evaluate and assess. He saved me from unnecessary surgery.
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Dr Howard Silberman is a remarkable doctor sent from heaven! May God continue to bless you to help more that is in need of you expertise.
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