Dr. H. Colleen Silva is currently a Professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Texas Medical Branch where she also attended medical school and completed an internship in General Surgery. She completed her residency in General Surgery at Columbus Hospital, an affiliate of Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois and her fellowship in Surgical Oncology at The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Dr. Silva is Director of Breast Health and Medical Director at the UTMB Breast Health and Imaging Center at Victory Lakes. Dr. Silva’s special and research interests include the treatment of breast disease and breast cancer.
Dr. Silva has received awards and honors, which include Houstonia Magazine Top Doctors and an American Cancer Society Physician Award for Outstanding Cancer Care. She is author or co-author of various publications and abstracts in several medical journals specializing in cancers.
Dr. Silva with the Breast Health and Imaging Center was featured on the “Your Health First...with Dr. Galati” radio show on KTRH 740 AM.
University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, MD
General Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX
General Surgery, Columbus Hospital, Northwestern University - Chicago, IL Fellowships:
Surgical Oncology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - Newark, NJ
American Board of Surgery, Surgery
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