William P. Silver, M.D.

Primary Specialty:
Orthopaedics - Sports Medicine


Office Location(s):

Durham
120 William Penn Plaza
Durham, NC 27704

Location Phone:
919-220-5255
Additional Phone:
800-359-3053
Location Fax:
919-220-6379

Southpoint
249 N. Carolina 54
Suite 100
Durham, NC 27713

Location Phone:
919-544-7270
Additional Phone:
800-359-3053
Location Fax:
919-544-7276

Triangle Orthopaedics Surgery Center, LLC
7921 ACC Blvd
Raleigh, NC 27617

Dr. Silver is a fellowship-trained, sports medicine orthopedic surgeon practicing at our Southpoint and north Durham offices. He holds a subspecialty certificate in orthopedic sports medicine as well as general orthopedics. He specializes in the treatment of the shoulder (rotator cuff repair, shoulder replacement, fractures), knee (ACL reconstruction, meniscus repair, cartilage restoration), and hip (arthroscopy). His goal is to return his patients to their pre-injury level of activity and to enable athletes and non-athletes to reach their full physical capabilities.

Dr. Silver was born in Durham, NC and raised in Columbia, MO. He graduated from Duke University then received his medical degree from Wake Forest University. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Duke University where he served as an assistant team physician for Duke University and North Carolina Central University athletes. He finished his sports medicine training at UNC-Chapel Hill where he performed his sports medicine fellowship, caring for Tar Heel athletes alongside Drs. William Garrett, Timothy Taft, Louis Almekinders, and Spero Karas.

Dr. Silver is one of the team physicians for the Durham Bulls. He is a founding member of the CASL (Raleighís Capital Area Soccer League) Sports Medicine Society. He has served as an orthopedic consultant to the PGA, LPGA, and Championís Tours and is Titleist Performance Institute certified. In the past, he has served as the medical director for the Shamrock Marathon in Virginia Beach, VA and as a team physician for Athens Drive High School (Cary, NC), the Norfolk Tides Minor League Baseball team, and Old Dominion University.

In the community, Dr. Silver has served on the Blue Cross Blue Shield-North Carolina Physicianís Advisory Group, the board of directors of the Durham/Orange County Medical Society, and as the treasurer of the NC Orthpaedic Associationís PAC. He is a member of the North Carolina Medical Society and a graduate of the NCMSís Leadership College. He is a member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America, American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, and Piedmont Orthopedic Society.

Education:
Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Duke University

Board Certifications:
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Sports Medicine

Residency:
Duke University Medical Center

Fellowship:
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill

Affiliations:
American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine
Arthroscopy Association of North America
Piedmont Orthopaedic Society
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
North Carolina Medical Society

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