Pulmonary & Critical Care Specialist

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 Carlos A. Silva, MD, CHT, FACP, FCCP

 

Dr. Silva was born in Nicaragua. He completed his Medical Doctorate; Doctor of Medicine and Surgery at The National Autonomous University of Nicaragua. He did his Internal Medicine Internship and Residency at Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn and Queens. He went on to a Pulmonary Fellowship at the same institution and later to Montefiore Medical Center, a division of Albert Einstein School of Medicine for a second fellowship in Critical Care Medicine.


He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Geriatric Medicine and Hyperbaric and Undersea Medicine.

 

Dr. Silva's Experience


Specialties

 

Pulmonology
Geriatric Medicine
Critical Care Medicine
Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine
Board Certifications

Critical Care Medicine
Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease and Pulmonary Hypertension
Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine


Procedures Dr. Silva Performs


Breathing Test
Bronchoscopy
Laryngoscopy
Respirator Management
Thoracentesis

 

Conditions Dr. Silva Treats


Asbestosis
Asthma
Atelectasis
Bronchiectasis
Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
Bronchospasm
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Emphysema
Empyema
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Interstitial Lung Disease
Lung Abscess
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Nodule
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Pleural Effusion
Pneumoconiosis
Pneumonia
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Eosinophilia
Pulmonary Hypertension
Respiratory Failure
Rheumatoid Lung Disease
Sarcoidosis
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Systemic Sclerosis
Tuberculosis
Wegener's Granulomatosis