License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Miguel Silva is Excellent. Dr. Silva has been reviewed by 37 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.9
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Miguel Silva, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • General Surgery; Weight Loss Surgery; Bariatric Surgery; Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

Education & Awards

Dr. Silva graduated from New York University - Mount Sinai. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Silva has 25 hospital affiliations:

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 
  • Valley Hospital 


  • Chinese
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • Yiddish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Miguel R Silva MD is a male Surgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Miguel R. Silva practice?
Dr. Miguel Silva has 8 office locations.
Dr. Miguel Silva practices Surgery near Bronx, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Yonkers, NY and New York, NY.
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