Dr. Richard Silver, MD

Pediatric Pulmonology •  Male • Age 71
  
Dr. Silver
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Pediatric Pulmonary Associates of North Texas, P.A.

8501 Wade Blvd Ste 1020 Frisco, TX 75034

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(972) 668-5864

Dr. Richard Silver, MD is a Pediatric Pulmonology Specialist in Frisco, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Children's Medical Center of Dallas and Medical City Children's Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Silver to book an appointment.


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Dr. Silver accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage Plus HMO
Blue Card PPO
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
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United Healthcare EPO
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Dr. Silver's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchial Thermoplasty
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Dysphagia
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Immune Deficiency
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sinusitis
  • Spirometry
  • Ventilator Management

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4.4

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I was a patient of Dr Silver's from the age of 1-17. He was able to diagnose me with an uncommon lung disease while others couldn't. I stopped seeing him at 17 due to needing to go to an adult pulmonologist. She retired & her replacement did not take my concerns seriously. At age 26, (2018) I requested to come back to Dr Silver who gladly took me. After about 6 months of altering my meds up & thorough appointments, my lungs are better than ever! I would recommend no one else for your children!!!
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Clara in Garland, TX – Jan 23, 2019
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Dr Silver did a fantastic job of finally finding the cause of my kids’ chronic illnesses after many years with multiple specialists. Office visits are extremely long, 2-6 hours, but very thorough. Great guy for finally getting the diagnosis. Nurses and office staff are very skilled and patient.
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Dr. Silver treated two of my children for all of their young lives (until they became adults). You could not ask for a better doctor who cares for his patients! While he may seem strict in some aspects, it is for the betterment of the child. Iwould not have changed anything for his care that he gave my children! He never let us leave without making sure we understood all of his instructions.
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Ann Chandler Hawn in Garland, TX – Aug 03, 2017
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My kids have been seeing him for almost 10 yrs and we drive 800 miles round trip to do so. On this journey, I have crossed paths with many medical professionals. However, Dr. Silver and Dr. Mandujano have proved to be 2 of the most sincere, knowledgeable, and trust-worthy doctors I have encountered. The office wait time is long, but the care there and the availability of their doctors after hours make it worth sitting a while.
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Sonii in Odessa, TX – Jun 16, 2017
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Dr. Silver is amazing. I feel at ease having him as my children's' pulmonologist. He is very thorough, caring, and easily accessible. There is always a doctor on call after hours for emergencies and his nurses return calls right away. The wait to be seen can sometimes be long but it is worth it. He is never rushed when taking the time to see us. He is very detailed and ensures we are comfortable with the action plan. He seems to truly care about his patients and their succes.
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Garland, TX – Feb 07, 2017
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My son has been seeing Dr Silver for years because he is simply the best pediatric pulmonologist in the country! We drive over two hours each way because Dr Silver is worth his weight in gold! Dr Silver figured out my son's problem when no one else could, specially tailored a care plan to his needs, and he's been well for the longest period of time in his whole life! Thank you Dr Silver!!!
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Valley in Rockwall, TX – Aug 16, 2016
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Great doctor but having to wait over an hour to start appt. is not worth the great doctor.
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Care Philosophy

Patients' problems are assessed by a thorough history and physical exam by the physician. Diagnostic testing is tailored to the specific issues for each...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Pulmonology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Pediatrics

Education

1980
Babies/Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia U College Of Physicians and Surgeons Pediatric Pulmonology
Fellowship Hospital
1977
Childrens Medical Center Dallas/Utswms Dallas
Residency Hospital
1975
Childrens Medical Center Dallas/Utswms Dallas
Internship Hospital

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Locations

Pediatric Pulmonary Associates of North Texas, P.A.

Pediatric Pulmonary Associates of North Texas, P.A.8501 Wade Blvd Ste 1020 Frisco, TX 75034
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 9:30am - 2:00pm
    • Thu: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
PPANT-Plano1708 Coit Rd Plano, TX 75075
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    • Mon: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Children's Medical Center of Dallas

Dallas, TX

Medical City Children's Hospital

Dallas, TX

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Medical City Plano

Plano, TX

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano

Plano, TX

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)
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