Doctor graduated from the Javeriana University in Bogotá, Colombia in December of 1.984. Specialist in General Surgery of the Javeriana University, in March of 1.991. He began the development of his specialty in Bogotá, linking himself to different hospitals such as the San Pedro Claver Clinic and the Palermo Clinic where he worked as a medical specialist. He became an active member of the Colombian Society of General Surgery in the year 1.992.
In 1997 he decided to carry out the first Vertical Banded Gastroplasty performed in Bogotá. Since then, he began a process of learning and training in the subject of Bariatric Surgery, which includes training in Caracas (Venezuela) and in Sao Paulo (Brazil) and attendance at the most important conferences on the subject at a national and international level. He has been a guest lecturer in several conferences and forums where he has been able to tell his experience that, in total, in his group, he completes the realization of more than 5000 bariatric procedures.
In March of 2018 Dr. Eduardo Silva was elected president of the Colombian Association of Obesity and Bariatric Surgery (ACOCIB).
Phone: +57 1 6181473, or +57 (317) 3911790
- AddressCalle 91 #19C-55, Centro Medico Calle 91, Suit 409, Bogota, Colombia 001100
- CategoryBariatric Surgeon, Bariatric Surgery, Doctors / Medical, Gastrointestinal Surgery, General Surgery
- LocationBogota (Colombia), Colombia, Cundinamarca (Colombia)