Dr. Jose Silva, MD

Dr. Jose Silva, MD

Interventional Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(6)
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Dr. Jose Silva, MD is an interventional cardiology doctor who practices in Slidell, LA. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 31 years. Read his story

1850 Gause Blvd E Ste 202

Slidell, LA 70461

Contact Information

(985) 639-3777

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 21 More

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Top Care Areas

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Limb Swelling
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more than 82% of peers
Cardioversion, Elective
normal
more than 80% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
more than 77% of peers

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Dr. Silva's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Silva "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."

Care Philosophy

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

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

1 Sanction
  • Substance Abuse (5/9/2016)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Louisiana
1 Board Action
  • Substance Abuse (5/8/2017)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Louisiana

Education

  • Universidad Cayetano Heredia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Facultad De Medicina Alberto Hurtado
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Siu School Med University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Siu School Med University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Alton Ochsner Med Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Silva has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Silva has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Silva's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Silva to family and friends
4.8
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Silva'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Compassionate Doctor. Took care of all my health care needs
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Silva accepts 30 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Tricare
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Tricare
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Silva has admitting privileges

Slidell Memorial Hospital
1001 Gause Blvd
Slidell, LA 70458
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