Orthopedic Surgeon Touts Benefits of Yoga

For a healthier body and spirit, Dr. David Silverberg of Silver State Orthopedics recommends yoga.

For a healthier body and spirit, Dr. David Silverberg of Silver State Orthopedics recommends yoga. Stress on joints can lead to injury. Joints are happiest, Silverberg said, when they move freely and achieve their  full natural range of motion. Stiff, tight joints, he said, can get painful and disrupt the body’s natural motion and harmony.… [More…]

What is your greatest concern regarding the Affordable Care Act?

Six Nevada decision makers share their greatest concerns regarding the Affordable Care Act.

“My main concern is insurance rates.  The goal of ObamaCare was to get more people covered at affordable costs. However, with mandates, rating changes, etc going into effect next year it does not appear insurance rates will be going down anytime soon – especially for the younger, healthy population who we need in the risk… [More…]

Dr. David Silverberg Learns Advanced Techniques in Hip Replacement

Less invasive hip replacement procedures have increased in popularity over the last several years, according to Dr. David Silverberg.

Less invasive hip replacement procedures have increased in popularity over the last several years, according to Dr. David Silverberg of Las Vegas-based Silver State Orthopedics. Silverberg attended a course on July 26 in Las Vegas to learn a new approach for hip replacement. “The anterior approach allows hip replacement without cutting as much tissue compared… [More…]

New technique helps orthopedic surgeon align bone break, avoid soft-tissue injury during surgery

Dr. David Silverberg discovered a creative way to align bone break to promote healing and mitigate tissue damage during surgery.

Dr. David Silverberg, lead surgeon at the Las Vegas-based Silver State Orthopedics, discovered a creative way to help align ends of a broken bone to promote healing and mitigate tissue damage during surgery. Silverberg was recently consulted to help repair a tibia that a young woman had broken in a ground-level fall.  Silverberg said the… [More…]

Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon Offers Hope As Boston Marathon Victims Recover

As Boston Marathon Victims Recover, Las Vegas Surgeon Offers Hope

It’s been more than a month since the Boston Marathon bombings, but many of the victims are still recovering from serious injuries. Dr. David Silverberg, a Las Vegas-based orthopedic trauma surgeon and lead surgeon at Silver State Orthopedics, said human beings across America felt a loss in light of the Boston Marathon bombings. A special… [More…]