Historic Train Depot in Reno to House Combined Brewery and Distillery

The historic Nevada-California-Oregon Railway Depot in Reno will house the Silver State’s first combined brewery and distillery. This is according to a statement released by Reno natives Chris Shanks and Brandon Wright, who have partnered with a “long-time Nevada family” to transform the downtown building. The business, dubbed The Depot Craft Provisions Company, is expected… [More...]

Anterior method enables minimally invasive hip replacement

The anterior approach for total hip arthroplasty has evolved and become popular because it puts the hip in place without major tissue disruption.

By David Silverberg MD I recently had the privilege of visiting one of Northern California’s busiest hip surgeons, Louay Toma, MD of Muir Orthopedics in Walnut Creek, California. Dr. Toma allowed me to scrub with him on several hip replacement surgeries using the anterior approach. The anterior approach for total hip arthroplasty has evolved over decades and has… [More...]

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...]

Rising Temperatures Mean Rise in Patients, Says Las Vegas Orthopedic Surgeon

With summer approaching, injuries are already on the rise, according to David Silverberg, MD, lead surgeon at Silver State Orthopedics.

David Silverberg, MD, prepares for the busy summer season by studying up on the latest medical research With summer approaching, injuries are already on the rise, according to David Silverberg, MD, lead surgeon at Silver State Orthopedics. As the mercury soars, incidents don’t just increase in number, but also in severity. “People are more active… [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...]