Dr. Silas Duncan, MD

Vascular Surgery ·  Male · Age 77

Dr. Duncan
700 Olympic Plaza Cir Ste 510 Tyler, TX 75701

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(903) 595-2636


Dr. Silas Duncan, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1968 and specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Hospital satisfaction . Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital . America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Duncan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas HMO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
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CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Universal American

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Duncan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Duncan treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Duncan treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Duncan treats Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Duncan treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Duncan treats Thrombosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Duncan treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis

Dr. Duncan's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Laparotomy
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Dr. Duncan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Duncan

5.0

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What People Say About Dr. Silas Duncan, MD
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Dr Dunkin has to be one of the sweetest doctors I've ever had. He also did surgery on my legs and I am now able to walk again after almost three years of pain and not being able to walk.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Silas 'Edwin' Duncan grew up in West Texas and studied at Texas A&M University for his undergraduate degree.  He initially started out in veterinary medicine before his medical advisor suggested he had a brighter future in people medicin...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1974
Saint Thomas Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1973
U Tex-Bexar Co Hosp
Residency Hospital
1969
Dallas Va Hosp
Internship Hospital
1968
U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
Medical School
1974
1973
1969
1968

Awards

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78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018, 2017)

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average