As a Cardiologist, I focus on your cardiovascular care while taking a holistic approach to addressing your total healthcare needs. I take an active interest in developing a strong patient-provider relationship while encouraging active participation in your own healthcare needs and services.
Dr. Silva earned his medical degree from Cayetano Heredia University, Lima, Peru in 1987. He completed his Residency in Internal Medicine at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois in 1991. Dr. Silva completed Fellowships in Cardiovascular Disease and in Interventional Cardiology and Peripheral Vascular Intervention in 1994 and 1999, respectively, at Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation, New Orleans. Dr. Silva is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine: Interventional Cardiology and the American Board of Vascular Medicine: Vascular Medicine and Endovascular Therapy. He practices at Ochsner Health Center-Covington and Ochsner Health Center-Slidell.