Dr. Susan Silva, MD

Cosmetic DermatologyFemaleAge 60

Dr. Susan Silva, MD is a Cosmetic Dermatology Specialist in Sacramento, CA and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine medical school in 1993. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Silva to book an appointment.

Dr. Silva

Laser & Skin Surgery Med Group, Inc

3835 J St Sacramento, CA 95816
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Silva's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Mole Evaluation

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silva performs Mole Evaluation more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Silva performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Melanoma Screening

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silva performs Melanoma Screening more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Silva performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Actinic Keratosis

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silva treats Actinic Keratosis more than 38% of her peers

Dr. Silva treats this condition more than 38% of her peers

Dr. Silva's conditions and procedures:

  • Acne
  • Acne Keloid
  • Acne Scars
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Age Spots
  • Botox® Injection
  • Clear + Brilliant Laser Treatment
  • Clear + Brilliant Perméa Laser Treatment
  • CoolSculpting®
  • Cosmetic Xeomin® Injection
  • Dandruff
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Dysport Injection
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Fraxel Laser Treatment
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hair Removal
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Juvéderm® Ultra Plus XC Injection
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Kybella Treatment for Submental Fat
  • Melanoma
  • Melanoma Screening
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • PicoSure™ Laser Tattoo Removal
  • Premature Aging
  • Q-Switched Laser Treatment
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Rosacea
  • Scars
  • Sculptra™ Injection
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Laxity
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Smoothbeam® Diode Laser
  • Spider Veins
  • Stretch Marks
  • Thermage Radiofrequency Treatment
  • Ultherapy®
  • UltraShape Fat Reduction Treatment
  • Vbeam Perfecta Laser Treatment
  • Wart Removal
  • Warts
  • Wrinkles

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(916) 456-0400

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I have been seeing Dr. Silva for a number of years. I had embarrassing rosascea, but my skin is much improved, thanks to her care.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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1 person found this helpful
Debra in Sacramento, CA – Jul 29, 2018
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Saw Dr. Silva for a chemical peel or microdermabrasion. She couldn't come up with a treatment for scaring on my chest. She explained she could not do a chemical peel or dermabrasion on my face due to my ethnicity. Stating she could take pigment out but not put it in and due to my skin color I could have scaring from the laser. All which seemed logical at the time. However, I didn't realize I should have seen a specialist for ethnic skin. She did nothing but, was ok charging me $150.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
What could be improved
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
8 people found this helpful
Davis, CA – Jan 28, 2016
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Care Philosophy

One of the world’s most comprehensive laser centers, providing state-of-the-art skin laser surgery and industry leading research in a warm, caring environment.


Dr. Silva graduated with Honors in Chemistry from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and earned a Doctorate in Medicine from the University of California,...Read more


  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatology

Board Certifications


University of California At Davis / School of Medicine
Residency Hospital
University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
Medical School


  • English
  • Spanish


Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Susan Silva, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Susan Silva, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Silva's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Susan Silva, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Silva frequently treats Mole Evaluation, Melanoma Screening, and Actinic Keratosis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Silva treats.

Where is Dr. Susan Silva, MD's office located?

Dr. Silva's office is located at 3835 J St, Sacramento, CA 95816. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Susan Silva, MD speak?

Dr. Silva speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Susan Silva, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Silva has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Laser & Skin Surgery Med Group, Inc

Laser & Skin Surgery Center3835 J St Sacramento, CA 95816