Dr. Miguel Silva, MD

Dr. Miguel Silva, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Miguel Silva, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bronx, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.Read his story

Center For Metabolic & Weight Loss Surgery

1554 Astor Ave

Bronx, NY 10469
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • Health Net

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Top Care Areas

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

Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 90% of peers
Obesity
high
more than 89% of peers
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Silva'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.

Dr. Silva's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Silva "Dr. Silva specializes in minimally invasive bariatric surgery. He is known as one of the early adopters of the gastric sleeve technique and is among the most experienced surgeons in the New York area in Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomies. He received advanced training in laparoscopic surgery at Baptist Hospital in Miami, FL and received his medical training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine / Montefiore Medical Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Silva "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

1  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Montefiore Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Baptist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Silva has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Silva's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Silva

4.6

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
83.33333333333333%
(10)
4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
8.333333333333334%
(1)

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