For Central Florida Patients

Our Team of Doctors



Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, Magna Cum Laude with Highest Honors, Cambridge, MA
Masters of Philosophy (MPhil), Neurobiology, Cambridge University, England
Doctor of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
Ophthalmology Residency, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Ranked #1 Eye Hospital in the USA, University of Miami,
Miami, FL
Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship, Stanford University,
Stanford, CA
Assistant Professor of Vitreoretinal Surgery in the Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA


Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners

Assocations and Affiliations

American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Retina Specialists
Rinehart Surgery Center Lake Mary, Orlando Health
Advent Health Altamonte
Orlando Regional Medical Center

Honors and Awards

Heed Fellowship Award, the most prestigious National Award for Ophthalmology Residents in the Country
Ronald G. Michels Foundation Award, the Nation’s Highest Honor for a Retina Surgery Fellow
Awarded with the prestigious Evangelos S. Gragoudas Award by the Macula Society, during fellowship at Stanford University
Named one of “America’s Top Ophthalmologists” by Consumers’ Research Council of America since 2015
Selected as a "Top Ophthalmologist" by the International Association of Ophthalmologists

Research Experiences

His research interests, which he pursued as an Adjunct Professor of Ophthalmology at Stanford University, mainly involved developing novel therapies for these diseases and have resulted in over 50 combined peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts, book chapters and national meeting presentations.


In his spare time Dr. Silva enjoys traveling, swimming, rowing and spending time with family and friends.


Dr. Silva will be seeing Patients starting June 7, 2021 at our Locations in

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