Physician’s Profile

Miguel R. Silva, MD

Top Doctor: 
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Affiliations: 
NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital
Board Certificates: 
General Surgery
Expertise: 
Bariatric Surgery
General Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Weight Loss Surgery
Honors: 

New York Magazine's Top Doctors, 2015-2016

About: 

Dr. Silva specializes in minimally invasive bariatric surgery. He is known as one of the early adopters of the gastric sleeve technique and is among the most experienced surgeons in the New York area in Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomies. He received advanced training in laparoscopic surgery at Baptist Hospital in Miami, FL and received his medical training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine / Montefiore Medical Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson.

Publications: 
"Experimental Studies of Endovascular Stented Graft Techniques." In Veith F, Marin M, et al, Endolumenal Stent Grafts for the Treatment of Vascular Diseases. CRC Press, Inc., 1995.