Dr. Michael Silva Jr, MD

Dr. Michael Silva Jr, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Michael Silva Jr, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Galveston, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from The University Of Texas Medical Branch in 1984 and specializes in vascular surgery, vascular & interventional radiology, and more.

301 UNIVERSITY BLVD

Galveston, TX 77555

Contact Information

(409) 772-6366

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Silva Jr "As Chief of the Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Surgery I lead a team of skilled surgical interventionists as we work with our patients to manage and improve all aspects of their vascular health. We emphasize education and prevention and we use the most advanced minimally invasive techniques available when complex therapies are required. Most vascular procedures are performed without incisions. We develop lasting relationships and provide ongoing vascular care for our patients."

3  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

43  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Stroke
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Malformations
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Of Texas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • The University Of Texas Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • The University Of Texas Medical Branch
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Columbus Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Silva Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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