80 Broadway Ste 2D, New Jersey, Cresskill 07626
Dr. Silva is licensed in New York and New Jersey and has offices located in Bergen (northern New Jersey) and Westchester (New York) counties. His areas of expertise include diagnostic assessment, medication treatment and therapy. He has been listed in New York’s Best Doctors in the field of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry since 2003. Dr. Silva has over 20 years experience treating complex emotional and behavioral issues including ADHD, anxiety, depression, and school refusal. He is double board certified in adult as well as child and adolescent psychiatry. He has held faculty appointments as an Associate Professor at Columbia University’s College of Physicians & Surgeons and at the New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. He was the first Vice Chairman of NYU’s Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He served as the Deputy Director of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Bellevue Hospital Center, in New York City. He also held the position of Executive Director at Rockland Children’s Psychiatric Center. Dr. Silva has authored and co-authored over 200 published articles, editorials, abstracts, chapters and books. His articles are published in prestigious scientific journals, such as the American Journal of Psychiatry, Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, Psychopharmacology Bulletin, and Biological Psychiatry. Additionally, he has presented at hospital & university Grand Rounds and national & international scientific meetings on over 120 occasions. He has been Principal Investigator and Co-Investigator for 21 research projects in his field. Dr. Silva has been an Editorial Board Member, Associate Editor and Journal Reviewer for 10 journals in the fields of medicine, pediatrics and psychiatry.