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Dr. Steven Silverman, MD

Dr. Steven Silverman, MD

Vascular Surgery ·  Male · Age 63


Dr. Steven Silverman, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in vascular surgery.


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Dr. Silverman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silverman treats Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Silverman treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silverman treats Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Silverman treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arterial Dissection
  • Arterial Dissections With Lentiginosis
  • Vertebral Artery Dissection
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silverman treats Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Silverman treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Phlebitis
  • Superficial Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombophlebitis

Dr. Silverman'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
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • 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
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • 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
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • 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 Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Care Philosophy

I have been caring for patients with peripheral vascular disease for over 25 years. I am truly committed in getting the best outcome and using all modalities and technologies to achieve this result. I have strived to stay on the cutting edge of vascu...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1990
Shands Hosp/U
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Parkland Meml Hosp/U Tex Sw
Residency Hospital
1984
Parkland Hosp/Univ Of Tx Sw Mc
Internship Hospital
1983
University Of Miami School Of Medicine
Medical School
1978
Univeristy Of Florida
Undergraduate School
1990
1989
1984
1983
1978

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Inducted into “Guide to America’s Top Surgeons, 2004-2005
  • Who’s Who In Executives and Professiona, 2005-2006
  • Manchester Who’s Who Among Professionals in Research, Medicine and Healthcare, 2006-2007
  • Patients Choice Award 2008, 2008
  • West's Who's Who in Health & Medical Sciences, 2002
  • Inducted into America’s Top Surgeons – Vascular Surgery, 2002-2203
  • Featured in Guide to America’s Top Surgeons – Consumer’s Research Council of America, 2005-2006
  • Listed in Guide to America’s Top Surgeons, 2009
  • Patient’s Choice Award 2009, 2009
  • Gobal Directory of Who’s Who – Honoring Executives and Professionals, 2006-2007
  • Cambridge Who’s Who Among Professionals in Research, Medicine and Healthcare, Honors Edition, 2008-2009
  • Special Recognition Award – “A Step Above” for services in The Wound Center, Doctor’s Hospital, 3/15/09
  • America’s Top Surgeons 2010, Consumers’ Research Council of America, 2010
  • Featured in Guide to America’s Top Surgeons – Consumer’s Research Council of America, 2007

Dr. Silverman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Silverman

3.8

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
26.923076923076923%
(7)

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Dr. Silverman's expertise is evident and I rely upon his judgment extensively. While there may be a wait to see him, the wait is worth it to see a practitioner with excellent diagnostic skills.
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Extremely and unacceptable long wait in waiting room each and every visit...greater than an hour to just get back to the room and then more waiting to see the doctor. Dr. Silverman has poor bedside manner and is not approachable to ask questions. For all the waiting, when he is actually in the...Read More
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Did a great job on my leg.
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Dr. Silverman is a true healer and skilled surgeon. Sometimes the wait is longer but that is due to his time spent with his patients.
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The best doctor I've found in the area. He is polite, thorough, and gathers all information before making a diagnosis. I trust him explicitly.
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