Jose Da Silva, MD

Contact

Phone

412-692-5319

Fax

412-692-5817

Assistant

Maureen Earl

Address

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, 4401 Penn Avenue, Faculty Pavilion, 5th Floor Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Title(s)

Surgical Director, Center for Valve Therapy, Heart Institute at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Visiting Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Education and Training

Fellowship, Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic

Residency, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic

Residency, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Instituto de Assisténcia Médica ao Servidor Público Estadual, Sao Paula, Brazil

Residency, General Surgery, Instituto de Assisténcia Médica ao Servidor Público Estadual, Sao Paula, Brazil

MD, Instituto de Assisténcia Médica ao Servidor Público Estadual, Sao Paula, Brazil

Professional Activities

Society of Thoracic Surgeons

American Association for Thoracic Surgery

Awards

Dr. da Silva is internationally recognized as the creator of the cone procedure, the worldwide standard of care for the surgical treatment of Ebstein’s anomaly, a congenital disorder of the tricuspid valve.

Research Interests

Congenital heart disease, heart and heart-lung transplantation, adult cardiac surgery, and pediatric cardiac surgery