Dr. Darren Silvester, DPM

Dr. Darren Silvester, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Darren Silvester, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Universal City, TX and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from California College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1988 and specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.Read his story

13525 Centerbrook Ste 104

Universal City, TX 78148

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
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Dr. Silvester's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Nerve Block, Somatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silvester performs Nerve Block, Somatic more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Silvester performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silvester treats Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Silvester treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
Plantar Fasciitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silvester treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Silvester treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Silvester's conditions and procedures:

Abscess Incision and Drainage
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Amputated Toe
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Disorders
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Fracture Repair
Ankle Fusion
Ankle Injury
Ankle Instability
Ankle Laxity
Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
Ankle Ligament Rupture
Ankle Misalignment
Ankle Replacement
Ankle Sprain
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle Surgery
Arch Disorders
Athlete's Foot
Bone Disorders
Bunion
Bunion Surgery
Bunionette
Burning Feet Syndrome
Bursitis
Chronic Lateral Ankle Pain
Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
Claw Toe
Corn
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Diabetic Neuropathy
Diabetic Neuropathy Nerve Release Testing
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Digital Deformities of the Feet
Double Nails on the Fifth Toe
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
Flat Foot
Flatfoot Correction
Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Foot and-or Ankle Skin Lesion
Foot Callus
Foot Conditions
Foot Deformities
Foot Fracture
Foot Injuries
Foot Sprain
Foot Surgery
Foot Wounds
Fracture
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hammer Toe Repair
Heel Pain
Heel Spur
High Arch
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Ingrown Toenail
Ingrown Toenail Removal
Ingrown Toenail Surgery
Ingrown Toenail Treatment
Knee Disorders
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Morton's Neuroma
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Nerve Block, Somatic
Neuromas
Neuropathy
Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
Neuroplasty
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Pediatric Ankle Fractures
Pediatric Foot Disease
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar Wart
Polyneuropathy
Primary Hyperhidrosis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Restless Leg Syndrome
Sever's Disease
Simple Fracture Care and Casting
Sports Injuries of the Foot
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stress Fracture
Stress Fracture of Foot
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Tendon Repair
Tendonitis
Thrombosis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Toe Injuries
Toe Sprain
Toe Wounds
Toenail Fungal Infection
Toenail Removal
Turf Toe
Ulcer of Foot
Warts
Wound Care and Management

About Me

Care Philosophy

Welcome to Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic where your foot and ankle health is our top priority.  We have three podiatrists on staff along with two clinic locations, one in Universal City, Texas and one in Pleasanton, Te...

Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery

Education

  • 1989
    Circle City Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    N/A
    Internship Hospital
    1988
  • 1988
    California College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School
    1988
  • 1984
    Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School
    1984

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Silvester's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Silvester

4.6

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Best physicians ever!!!! No one could find my problem but these wonderful doctors did!!! The staff is amazing they treat you like family. I'm going back for surgery and I have the fullest confidence that I will be 100% better. They took the time to listen and treated me as a person. These doctors...Read More
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I began having surgery on my feet at a very young age, which led to me feeling very uncomfortable with my feet, and Podoatrists in general, I’ve had ingrown toenails removed 6 different times, and each one was very traumatic. My experience at Next step Foot & Ankle clinic was so much more pleasant....Read More
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After having a bad experience many years ago I was afraid to see another Podiatrist. Dr. Silvester was awesome. He knew I was a little afraid and each time he saw me or did a procedure he set me at ease. His staff from the front desk to the operating room were wonderful, professional and...Read More
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By far one of the best doctors I have ever met. His bedside manner is superb! We were in and out within the hour, that’s including wait time and double ingrown toenail surgery. The entire staff is very pleasant and the office is very clean and comfortable. I found my forever Podiatrist. I would...Read More
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The first words out a doctors mouth shouldn't be, "hurry up, I 140 other patients to see" This Doctor should be avoided at all cost, treats you like a piece of time aka meat. No respect towards his patients. I have never got in a yelling match with the doctor in my entire life and to have a doctor...Read More
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    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Sat: closed
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    • Sat: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Federal Employee Program
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
CareSource
Medicaid
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Gold
Humana HMO
Humana PPO
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medicare
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Texas Workers' Compensation
Texas Workers' Compensation WC
Tricare
Triwest
United Healthcare
Basic Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
Options PPO
UMR
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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