Education

Fellowship
Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Hospital, 2005
Residency
Orthopaedics & Trauma, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, 1999
Degree
MD, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, 1993
Internship
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, 1993

Medical Board Certifications

Orthopaedic Surgery
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, 2014

Gender

Male

State License

A101859
  • About Me

    Links

  • Locations

    Orthopaedic Institute for Children

    (primary location)
    Address
    403 W. Adams Blvd
    Los Angeles, California 90007
    Phone
    424-259-6593
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Orthopaedic Surgery
    American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, 2014

    Education

    Fellowship
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Hospital, 2005
    Residency
    Orthopaedics & Trauma, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, 1999
    Degree
    MD, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, 1993
    Internship
    Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, 1993
  • Clinical Interests
    • Hemophilic Arthropathy
    • Pediatric and adolescent fractures
    • Slipped capital femoral epiphysis
  • Research

    Research Interest

    Pediatric Orthopaedic Trauma, Musculoskeletal Complications of Hemophilia.

    Publications

    • Silva, M., Luck, J.V., Siegel, M. 32P Chromic Phosphate Radiosynovectomy for Chronic Hemophilic Synovitis. Haemophilia, 7 Suppl (2):40-49, 2001.
    • Park, S.H., Silva, M., Bahk, W.J., McKellop, H., Lieberman, J.: Effect of Repeated Irrigation and Debridement on Fracture Healing. J. Orthop. Res., 20(6):1197-1204, 2002.
    • Park, S.H. and Silva, M. Effect of Intermittent Pneumatic Soft Tissue Compression on Fracture Healing in an Animal Model. J Bone Joint Surg, 85(A);8: 1446-1453, 2003.
    • Park, S.H. and Silva, M. Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Enhances Fracture Healing: Results of an Animal Model. J Orthop Res, 22(2):382-7, 2004.
    • Luck, J.V., Silva, M., Rodriguez-Merchan, C., Ghalambor, N., Zahiri, C.A., Finn, R.S.: Hemophilic Arthropathy. J Am. Acad. Orthop. Surg., 12:234-245, 2004.
    • Silva, M. and Luck Jr., J.V. Long term results of primary total knee replacement in hemophilia. J Bone Joint Surgery-Am, 87(A):85-91, 2005.
    • Silva M., Luck JV. Radial Head Excision and Synovectomy in Patients with Hemophilia. J Bone Joint Surg-Am, 89(A):2156-2162, 2007.
    • Pasta G, Forsyth A, Merchan CR, Mortazavi SMJ, Silva M, Mulder K, Mancuso E, Perfetto O, Heim M, Caviglia H, Solimeno L. Orthopaedic Management of Hemophilic Arthropathy of the Ankle. Haemophilia, 14 (Suppl. 3):170-176, 2008.
    • Park SH and Silva M. Intermittent Pneumatic Soft Tissue Compression: Changes in Medullary Canal and Periosteal Blood Flow. J Orthop Res, 26(4):570-7, 2008.
    • Silva M, Luck JV, Quon D, Young CC, Chin D, Ebramzadeh E, Fong YJ. Inter and Intra-observer Reliability of Radiographic Scores Commonly used for the Evaluation of Hemophilic Arthropathy. Haemophilia, 14(3):504-12, 2008.
    •  Silva M. and Luck JV. Radial Head Excision and Synovectomy in Patients with Hemophilia. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 90, Suppl 2:254 – 261, 2008.
    • Silva M, Pandarinath R, Farng E, Park S, Caneda C, Fong YJ, Penman A. Inter and Intra-observer Reliability of the Baumann Angle of the Humerus in Children with Supracondylar Humeral Fractures. Int. Orthop, 34 (4):553-556, 2010.
    • Spencer H, Wong M, Fong YJ, Penman A, Silva M. Prospective Longitudinal Evaluation of Elbow Motion Following Pediatric Supracondylar Humerus Fractures. J Bone Joint Surg, Am. 92:904-910, 2010.
    • Vyas S, Ebramzadeh E, Behrend C, Silva M, Zionts LE. Flexion-Type Fractures of the Proximal Tibial Physis: A Report of Five Cases and Review of the Literature. J Pediatr Orthop B, 19(6):492-496, 2010.
    • Bales J, Spencer H, Wong M, Fong J, Zionts L, Silva M. The Effects of Surgical Delay on the Outcome of Pediatric Supracondylar Humeral Fractures. J Pediatr Orthop, 2010.
    • Silva, M and Moazzaz, P. Coronal Shear Fracture of the Distal Humerus in an Eleven-Year-Old Patient. A Case Report. In press, J Pediatr Orthop B, 2010.
    • Bernthal NM, Hoshino CM, Dichter D, Wong MA, Silva M. Recovery of Range of Motion Following Pediatric Lateral Condyle Fractures of the Humerus. In press, J Bone J Surg, Am, 2010.
    • Llinas A, Silva M, Pasta P, Luck JV, Asencio JG, Fernandez-Palazzi F, Caviglia H, Manco-Johnson M, Seuser A. Controversial subjects in musculoskeletal care of hemophilia: Cross fire. Haemophilia, 16 (Suppl 5): 132-135, 2010.