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About Dr. Nicholas J Silvino

Dr. Nicholas J Silvino, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Torrance, CA. He has 36 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Silvino is affiliated with Providence Little Co of Mary Medical Center Torrance, Torrance Memorial Medical Center and Little Company Of Mary San Pedro Hospital. Dr. Silvino has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

14 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nicholas J Silvino is Great. Dr. Nicholas J Silvino has been rated by 14 patients. From those 14 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Nicholas J Silvino is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

South Bay Orthopaedic Specialist

23560 Crenshaw Blvd Ste 102
Torrance, CA 90505
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Specialties

Dr. Nicholas J Silvino has the following 2 specialties

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Expertise

    6 Expertise

  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Sports Medicine

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Reviews

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Five Stars

Have been seeing Dr. Silvino for several years now (off and on) for a knee that will eventually need to be replaced. He ALWAYS spends time explaining things to me and answering all my questions and gives me options as far as what is next.

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Surgery happy

Wanted to do surgery, but when I opted for second opinion I was put in PT which worked out very well.

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Super Doc

I had a total knee replacement. Dr. Silvino took the time to explainwhat he was going to do. He put me totally at ease. This was as close asyou can get to having a(NO PAIN KNEE REPLACEMENT)I was walking the next day.Do your physical therapy and you shouldhave no problem. People ask me all thetime who did my knee.He has a great team.I would recommend him to anyone.

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patient 50+

very efficent,knows his diagnosis.Not agressive with surgeries takes time to try other options.Had 2 surgeries both successful.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2014, 2012)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Silvino is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    36 Years Experience

  • New York University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1982

  • New York University

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Nicholas J Silvino accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California
    • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
    • Cigna Southern CA Select
  • UHC West
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex1
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex2
    • UHC SignatureValue Focus
    • UHC West SignatureValue Alliance
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

South Bay Orthopaedic Specialist, 23560 Crenshaw Blvd Ste 102, Torrance, CA

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