Dr. Eric Silvers, DPM

Dr. Eric Silvers, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Eric Silvers, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in McKinney, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Scholl College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1995 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

5531 Virginia Pkwy Ste 100

McKinney, TX 75071

Contact Information

(972) 542-2155

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
very high
more than 98% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Silvers' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Silvers "Dr. Eric M. Silvers founded Advanced Foot and Ankle Center in 1998 and has over 21 years of combined training and experience in the field of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. He prides himself with having a humble bedside manner and genuine desire to help each patient he sees. He strives to devote his full attention to his patients and their foot and ankle problem(s) and utilizes his experience and knowledge to deliver a treatment plan that will provide relief from painful foot and ankle conditions. His treatment approach is tailored to each individual's problem, activity level and desired outcomes. Dr. Silvers has a special interest in Pediatric Foot and Ankle Care and Sports Medicine. Dr. Silvers completed his undergraduate studies at Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Indiana. He then matriculated onto Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science where he graduated with Cum Laude Honors. During his podiatric education, he was the recipient of the EFN and FPME scholarships as well as the Earl G. Kaplan award for academic and clinical excellence. Dr. Silvers completed a two-year foot and ankle surgical residency at Monrovia Community Hospital in Monrovia, California. During his residency, he was extensively involved with the Baja Project for Crippled Children in addition to working with some of the nation's most respected foot and ankle specialists. Upon completing his residency, Dr. Silvers was actively recruited to Durant, Oklahoma where he practiced one year prior to opening Advanced Foot and Ankle Center in 1998. After establishing the present McKinney location, Dr. Silvers opened the Prosper, Texas Location. He now practices in McKinney and Prosper, Texas exclusively. Dr. Silvers is Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, a member of the American, Texas and Dallas County Podiatric Medical Associations, and the Past President of the Dallas County Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Silvers has also served as a Podiatric Medical Reviewer for the Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners. He is also a published author in the field of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Silvers resides in Allen, Texas along with his wife Christina. They are the proud parents of three wonderful daughters Jordyn, Mia, and Jadyn and a son, Noah. During his free time Dr. Silvers enjoys spending time with his family, working out and aviation."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Silvers "Dr. Silvers and his staff are dedicated to the comfort and care of your feet and ankles. Our podiatry team will counsel you on the best way to treat your condition with the education and experience you look for and expect when choosing a physician.

We approach foot and ankle care with a humble, yet educated and experienced approach. Our seasoned staff knows that foot and ankle pain can disrupt your daily routine and can lead to frustration at work, school and at home. We are here to get you better quickly and economically, utilizing the latest treatments and techniques. Take the next step to foot and ankle comfort and allow our experienced team help you."

4  Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Silvers does not have any board certifications listed.

37  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteopenia
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

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14  Procedures

  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Drainage
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Valparaiso University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Scholl College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Monrovia Community Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Monrovia Community Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Silvers has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Silvers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Silvers' Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Silvers to family and friends
20 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Silvers' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

Dr.Silvers literally saved my diabetic husband’s feet TWICE. He is responsible for keeping both of us ambulatory for the past 15 plus years. We simply cannot recommend him highly enough!
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Dr. Silvers is rare, he will talk to you in a manner that you understand, he does not rush into the room and out like most doctors. He takes his time, answers your questions, and makes sure you understand everything before leaving.
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Dr Silvers and staff are very knowledgeable and thorough. They have done a fantastic job in treating my problems. I recommend them highly.
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The whole office was awesome!! Dr. Silver was so professional, and answered all my questions! I live in Carrollton. Absolutely worth the drive!!
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Dr. Silvers is very professional and explains what is needed in an easy to understand way. He takes care to see that my problems are addressed and the appropriate treatment is recommended. He is a great doctor!
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