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Dr. Amanda Silva, MD

Plastic Surgeon

Chicago, IL

About Dr. Amanda Silva

Amanda Silva, MD, is a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon with a particular interest in complex reconstruction. After she finished her Plastic Surgery training she completed an additional year-long fellowship in Reconstructive Microsurgery at New York University. She has experience in many areas of reconstructive surgery including advanced techniques in free flap breast reconstruction, lymphedema surgery, limb salvage, and head and neck reconstruction including facial reanimation. While she enjoys performing reconstructive surgery from head to toe, she especially has an interest in head and neck and facial reconstruction for cancer and traumatic defects including facial nerve and reanimation surgery. In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Silva is passionate about continued research. She is interested in investigating ways to improve the patient experience and outcomes in head and neck reconstruction. She has been published in several peer-reviewed journals, including Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the Annals of Surgical Oncology.

In-network insurances

  • APWU
  • Aetna
  • All Savers Insurance


  • Plastic Surgeon

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Hospital affiliations

  • The University of Chicago Medical Center

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Texas, Houston, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Chicago (Residency)
  • New York University Langone Medical Center, Fellowship in Reconstructive Microsurgery

Professional memberships

  • American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery

Awards and publications

  • Dr. Silva is a Candidate Member to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons

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Languages spoken

  • English

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Dr. Amanda Silva's office locations

University of Chicago Medicine Silver Cross

UChicago Medicine Hyde Park

5841 S. Maryland Avenue, DCAM 4th Floor Module 4H

Chicago, IL 60637

University of Chicago Medicine Silver Cross

UChicago Medicine South Loop

1101 S. Canal Street, Suite 201

Chicago, IL 60607

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