Dr. Stephen Silver, MD

Dr. Stephen Silver, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Stephen Silver, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1994 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.

360 Essex St Ste 303

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Contact Information

(551) 996-8830

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Rotator Cuff Tear
very high
more than 98% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Knee Sprain
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Silver'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.

5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
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24  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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 Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Hospital For Joint Diseases
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Hospital For Joint Diseases
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Pennsylvannia Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Silver has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Dr. Silver's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Silver to family and friends
43 total reviews (28 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (38)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Silver'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (28)

Dr.Stephen g. Silver performed surgery on my rotator cuff and saved my arm and shoulder. He did an excellent job and his staff and surgery associates were all wonderful. excellent surgeon.I would Highly recommend him to my family and friends!
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Dr. Silver is very skilled and extremely professional I would highly recommend him to anyone.
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Dr. Silver performed arthroscopic surgery on my left shoulder to reattach the labrum and a tendon, remove a bone spur and other repairs. The surgery went extremely well. Dr.Silver did a fantastic job. Now my left shoulder is free of pain and the range of mobility is like it was 20 years ago. I...more
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Great experience was very happy with my results it has been 7 weeks and I am already lifted weight lightly. Was very important to me to go back to my activity.Dr.Silver did what he said put me back together.Was in horrible pain for years if I knew it would be like this I would have had it done...more
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Dr Silver operated on my shoulder and my knee. He is patient and caring and takes the time to explain things in plain English. He answered my questions and made me feel comfortable about both procedures. I had rotator cuff surgery on my shoulder and meniscus repair on my knee. My treatment was...more
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