Angela M. Silverman, CRNP
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.8 out of 5 (657 reviews)

Specialities: Internal Medicine

Languages: English

(301) 570-8536

Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Abdominal Cramps
  • Abdominal Distention
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Bowel Movement
  • Abnormal Stool
  • Abrasion
  • Acute Arthritis
  • Acute Back Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Aging
  • Alcohol Dependency
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Contact Dermatitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis To Pollen
  • Allergic Rhinosinusitis
  • Allergic Wheezing
  • Allergies
  • Altered Bowel Habits
  • Altitude Sickness
  • Anal Itching
  • Anal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Angioedema
  • Angular Cheilitis
  • Animal Bite
  • Ankle Pain
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Strain
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Aphthous Ulcers
  • Arm Pain
  • Arm Sprain
  • Arm Strain
  • Arm Weakness
  • Arthralgia
  • Asthma
  • Asthma Flares
  • Asthmatic Bronchitis
  • B12 Deficiency Anemia
  • Back Muscle Injury
  • Back Muscle Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Bee Sting Allergy
  • Bee Stings
  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  • Bereavement
  • Bilateral Knee Pain
  • Bleeding Hemorrhoids
  • Blister
  • Blood In Eye
  • Blood In Stool
  • Blurred Vision
  • Breast Lump
  • Bright Red Blood Per Rectum
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruising
  • Burns
  • Calf Pain
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chlamydia
  • Choking Sensation
  • Cholesterol Disorders
  • Chronic Abdominal Pain
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Diarrhea
  • Chronic Fatigue
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Cfs
  • Chronic Migraines
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinus Infection
  • Claudication
  • Cognitive Impairment
  • Cold Intolerance
  • Cold Sore
  • Common Cold
  • Confusion
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Constant Nausea
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cough
  • Cystitis
  • Cystodynia
  • Dandruff
  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Decrease In Appetite
  • Decreased Libido
  • Decreased Pulses
  • Degenerative Joint Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Dementia
  • Depressed Mood
  • Depression
  • Dermatophytosis
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Diarrhea
  • Disorder Of Balance
  • Distractible
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dizziness
  • Drug Reaction
  • Dry Nose
  • Dry Scalp
  • Dry Sinus
  • Dyshidrosis
  • Dyspepsia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysphoria
  • Dyspnea On Exertion
  • Dysthymia
  • Dysuria
  • Ear Discharge
  • Ear Drainage
  • Ear Fullness
  • Ear Infections
  • Ear Pressure
  • Earache
  • Eczema
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Strain
  • Elevated Ldl Cholesterol
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate
  • Environmental Allergies
  • Epicondylitis
  • Epigastric Pain
  • Epistaxis
  • Erectile Disorder
  • Eructation
  • Erysipelas
  • Erythema
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction Etd
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Pain
  • Eye Strain
  • Face Swelling
  • Facial Droop
  • Facial Pain
  • Facial Tingling
  • Falls
  • Family History Of Cancer
  • Family History Of Heart Disease
  • Fasciculations
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Fever With Chills
  • Fibrocystic Breast Changes
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Finger Pain
  • Finger Sprain
  • Finger Strain
  • Fingernail Injury
  • First Degree Burns
  • Flatulence
  • Folliculitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Foot Injury
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Strain
  • Frailty
  • Frequency Of Urination
  • Frequent Infections
  • Frequent Urinary Tract Infections
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Genital Herpes
  • Genital Warts
  • Gluten Sensitivity
  • Gout
  • Grief
  • Groin Mass
  • Groin Pain
  • Hand Injury
  • Hand Pain
  • Head Congestion
  • Head Lump
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Racing
  • Heat Illness
  • Heat Intolerance
  • Heel Pain
  • Hematuria
  • Hemoptysis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Herpes
  • Herpes Zoster
  • Herpetic Whitlow
  • Hip Pain
  • Hirsutism
  • Hoarseness
  • Hot Flashes
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Hyperlipidemia Syndrome
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Impacted Cerumen
  • Impetigo
  • Infectious Mononucleosis
  • Influenza
  • Ingrown Hair
  • Ingrown Nail
  • Insect Bites And Stings
  • Insulin Resistance
  • Intention Tremor
  • Intertrigo
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Itchy Ear
  • Jaundice
  • Joint Stiffness
  • Joint Warmth
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Strain
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Laryngitis
  • Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Leg Numbness
  • Leg Pain
  • Leg Weakness
  • Lethargy
  • Lice
  • Lipomas
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lump In Throat
  • Lyme Disease
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Malaise And Fatigue
  • Medial Epicondylitis
  • Memory Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Migraine
  • Missed Periods
  • Mood Disorders
  • Motion Sickness
  • Mouth Bleeding
  • Mouth Pain
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Multiple Chronic Illnesses
  • Muscle Cramps
  • Muscle Strain
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Myalgia
  • Nail Injury
  • Nasal Congestion
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nausea
  • Nausea And Vomiting
  • Neck Muscle Injury
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Sprain
  • Night Sweats
  • Nipple Discharge
  • Noisy Breathing
  • Norovirus
  • Nose Pain
  • Numbness
  • Obesity
  • Odynophagia
  • Optic Migraines
  • Oral Candidiasis
  • Orthopnea
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otalgia
  • Otitis Externa
  • Otitis Media
  • Overweight
  • Palpitations
  • Panic Attack
  • Paresthesia
  • Paronychia
  • Patellofemoral Syndrome
  • Penile Bleeding
  • Penile Discharge
  • Performance Anxiety
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Persistent Asthma
  • Persistent Cough
  • Pharyngitis
  • Plant Dermatitis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pleurisy
  • Pleuritic Pain
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy
  • Poison Oak
  • Polypharmacy
  • Positional Vertigo
  • Post Nasal Drip
  • Prediabetes
  • Problems With Smell And Taste
  • Pruritus
  • Pulmonary Infections
  • Pyelonephritis
  • Rash
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Pain
  • Restless Legs Syndrome
  • Rhinitis
  • Ringworm Of Body
  • Ringworm Of Groin
  • Ringworm Of Head
  • Rosacea
  • Salivary Gland Swelling
  • Scab
  • Scabies
  • Scaly Skin
  • Sciatica
  • Scratchy Voice
  • Scrotal Pain
  • Seasonal Allergies
  • Sensitive Skin
  • Severe Asthma
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease Std
  • Shakiness
  • Shortness Of Breath Sob
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Strain
  • Sinus Pain
  • Sinus Pressure
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Abscess
  • Skin Irritations
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Slowing Of Urinary Stream
  • Smoker Cough
  • Snoring
  • Sore Throat
  • Spider Bite
  • Spine Injury
  • Sputum Production
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Stomach Pain
  • Stool Changes
  • Straining On Urination
  • Strep Throat
  • Stress Incontinence
  • Stye
  • Submandibular Swelling
  • Subungual Hematoma
  • Sunburn
  • Swallowing Problem
  • Swooshing Sound In Ears
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Tension Headache
  • Testicular Pain
  • Throat Tightness
  • Thumb Sprain
  • Thumb Strain
  • Thyroid Disorder
  • Tick Borne Infections
  • Tinea Corporis
  • Tinea Pedis
  • Tingling
  • Tinnitus
  • Toenail Injury
  • Tongue Pain
  • Tongue Swelling
  • Tracheobronchitis
  • Travelers Diarrhea
  • Tremor
  • Twisted Ankle
  • Twitching
  • Type 1 Diabetes
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Unexpected Weight Loss
  • Unsteady Gait
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Urethral Discharge
  • Urge Incontinence
  • Urinary Hesitation
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Retention
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Urinary Urgency
  • Urticaria
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • Vaginal Discharge
  • Varicella
  • Varicella Virus
  • Vasovagal Syncope
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Conjunctivitis
  • Viral Infections
  • Visual Discomfort
  • Visual Disturbance
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Vitamin Deficiency
  • Voice Problems
  • Vomiting
  • Warts
  • Wasp Stings
  • Weakness
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight Problem
  • Wheezing
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain
  • Xerosis
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Procedures I perform

  • Administrative Physicals
  • Blood Pressure Screening
  • Blood Test
  • Breast Cancer Screening
  • Breast Examination
  • Cancer Prevention
  • Cancer Screening
  • Chemistry Blood Panel
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • College Health
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Management
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Therapy
  • Diet And Exercise
  • Diet And Nutrition
  • Disability Evaluation
  • Ear Exam
  • Electrocardiogram Ekg
  • Flu Shot Vaccination
  • Health Maintenance
  • Health Screening
  • Hepatitis A Vaccination
  • Hepatitis B Vaccination
  • Hiv Testing
  • Human Papilloma Virus Hpv Vaccination
  • Lab Services
  • Lifestyle Modification
  • Measles Vaccination
  • Medication Refills
  • Medication Renewal
  • Meningitis Vaccination
  • Menningococcal Vaccine
  • Mens Health
  • Migraine Treatment
  • Mmr Vaccine
  • Nutrition And Health
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Office Gynecology
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Exams
  • Pneumonia Vaccination
  • Pregnancy Blood Test
  • Premarital Exam
  • Preoperative Evaluation
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostate Examination
  • Prostate Specific Antigen Blood Test
  • Rapid Strep Test
  • Suture Removal
  • Tetanus And Diphtheria Vaccine
  • Tetanus Diphtheria And Pertussis Vaccine
  • Tobacco Use Cessation
  • Tuberculosis Tb Test
  • Vaccinations
  • Varicella Vaccination
  • Welcome To Medicare Exam
  • Wellness
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Practice locations

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10 Saint Patricks Drive
Waldorf Family Medical Center Ste 203
Waldorf, MD, 20603

301-843-0222

Fax 301-843-0651

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Fax 301-843-0651

18111 Prince Philip Drive
Olney, MD, 20832

301-570-8535

Fax 301-570-8536

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Fax 301-570-8536

Insurance

MedStar Medical Group accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Medical Group, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Aetna USAccess (POS)
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std. & Basic PPO)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
    • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CIGNA POS/Network POS
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • CIGNA Indemnity
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • FIRST HEALTH
    • Tricare Prime
    • Tricare Standard
    • Tricare Extra (Indemnity)
    • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
    • MedStar Medicare Choice
    • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
    • United Healthcare Choice Plus
    • United Student Resources
    • M.D. IPA (HMO)
    • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
    • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
    • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
    • OneNet PPO, Inc.
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • United Healthcare Core Essential (HMO)
    • Optimum Choice
    • United Healthcare Navigate
    • United Healthcare Compass (HMO)
    • CIGNA HMO Open Access (OA)
    • Network OA
    • POS OA & OA Plus
    • CIGNA EPO
    • PPO and PPO Plus
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • CFBSBC Blue Preferred PPO
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Open Access
    • BlueChoice Open Access
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA/HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Open HMO
    • Opoen HMO Option
    • Open EPO Plus
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Open POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus

Education

Board Certification: American Nurses Credentialing Center, Nurse Executive

Medical School: Catholic University of America (1986)

News and publications

Publications




  1. Soha Ahmad, MDa, Zhenyi Xue, MS, Angela Silverman, MSN. Joseph Lindsay, MD.  Complexity of the relation between Hemoglobin A1C, diabetes mellitus, and progression of coronary narrowing in postmenopausal women. Am J of Cardiology. 2013 Mar 15;111(6):793-9. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2012.11.057. Epub 2013 Jan 5.

  2. Mete M, Wilson C, Lee E, Silverman A, Fleg JL, Russell M, Stylianou M, Umans JG,  Wang W, Howard WJ, Howard BV, Ratner RE. Relationship of Glycemic Control to Lipid and Blood Pressure Lowering and Atherosclerosis: the SANDS Experience. J Diabetes Complications. 2011 July 18: doi:  10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2011.04. 

  3. Wilson C, Huang CC, Shara N, Ennis J, Howard BV, Huentelman H, Lee ET Mete M, Russell M, Galloway JM, Silverman A, Stylianou M, Umans J, Weir MR, Yeh F, Ratner REWithin Trial Cost Effectiveness of Lower Targets for Blood Pressure and LDL Cholesterol in Diabetes:  The Stop Atherosclerosis in Native Diabetics Study. J Clin Lipidol. 2010 May;4 (3):165-172. 

  4. Chami H, Baldwin C, Silverman A,  Zhang Y, Rapoport D, Punjabi N, Gottlieb D. Sleepiness, Quality of Life, and Sleep Maintenance in REM versus non-REM Sleep-disordered Breathing: J Respir Crit Care Med 2010 (181): 997–1002. 

  5. Weir MR, Yeh F, Silverman A, Devereux RB, Galloway JM, Henderson JA, Howard WJ, Russell M, Wilson C, Ratner R, Sorkin J, Umans JG, Fleg JL, Stylianou M, Lee E, Howard BV. Safety and feasibility of achieving lower systolic blood pressure goals in persons with type 2 diabetes: the SANDS trial.  Journal Clinical Hypertension (Greenwich). 2009 Oct; 11(10):540-8. 

  6. Howard WJ, Russell M, Fleg JL, Mete M, Ali T, Devereux RB, Galloway JM, Otvos JD, Ratner RE, Roman MJ, Silverman A, Umans JG, Weissman NJ, Wilson C, Howard BV.  Prevention of atherosclerosis with low-density lipoprotein cholesterol lowering – lipoprotein changes and interactions:  the SANDS study.  Journal of Clinical Lipidology, accepted  September 8, 2009.  Vol. 3, Issue 5, Pages 322-331, DOI: 10.1016

  7. Silverman A, Huang CCJ, Russell M, Mete M, Roman MJ, Stylianou M, Lee ET, Yeh F, Fleg J, Wilson C, Henderson JA, Weir MR, Ratner RE, Howard BV.  Stop Atherosclerosis in Native Diabetics Study (SANDS):  Baseline Characteristics of the Randomized Cohort. Journal Health Disparities Research and Practice, Volume 3, Number 1, Spring 2009 pp. 29–42.

  8. Howard BV, Comuzzie A, Ebbesson SO, Fabsitz RR, Howards WJ, Silverman A, Umans JF, Wang H, Weissman NJ.  Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence and its Relation to Risk factors in Alaska Eskimos. Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases (NMCD) April, 2009

  9. Fleg JL, Mete M, Howard BV, Umans JG, Roman MJ, Ratner RE, Silverman A, Galloway JM, Henderson JA, Weir MR, Wilson C, Stylianou M, Howard WJ.  Effect of statins alone versus statins plus ezetimibe on carotid atherosclerosis in type 2 diabetes: the SANDS (Stop Atherosclerosis in Native Diabetics Study) trial. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008 Dec 16;52(25):2198-205   PMID: 19095139  

  10. Howard BV, Best L, Comuzzie A, Ebbesson OE, Epstein SE, Fabsitz RR, Howard Wm J, Silverman A, Wang H, Zhu J, Umans J.  C-Reactive Protein, Insulin Resistance, and metabolic Syndrome in a Population With a High Burden of Subclinical infection:  Insights from the Genetics of Coronary Artery Disease in Alaska Natives (GOCADAN Study).  Diabetes Care. 2008 Dec;31 (12): 2312-4. Epub 2008 September 16.  PMID: 18796618

  11. Howard BV, Roman MJ, Devereux RB, Fleg JL, Galloway JM, Henderson JA, Howard WJ, Lee ET, Mete M, Poolaw B, Ratner RE, Russell M, Silverman A, Stylianou M, Umans JG, Wang W, Weir MR, Weissman NJ, Wilson C, Yeh F, and Zhu J.  Effect of Lower Targets for Blood Pressure and LDL Cholesterol on Atherosclerosis in Diabetes: The SANDS Randomized Trial JAMA. 2008 Apr 9;299(14):1678-89.  PMID: 18398080



 




  1. Russell M, Fleg JL, Galloway J, Henderson JA, Howard WJ, Lee ET, Poolaw B, Ratner RE, Roman MJ, Silverman A, Stylianou M, Weir MR, Wilson C, Yeh F, Zhu J, Howard BV.  Examination of lower targets for low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and blood pressure in diabetes--the Stop Atherosclerosis in Native Diabetics Study (SANDS). Am Heart J. 2006; Nov;152(5):867-875. PMID: 17070147

  2. Silverman A, Tripputi, M, Ouyang P, Tardif JC, Howard BV.   Effects of postmenopausal hormone therapy (PHT) on cardiovascular risk factors and coronary atherosclerosis in African American women. Circulation 112:II-815, 2005.

  3. Howard BV, Hsia J, Ouyang P, Van Voorhees L, Lindsay J, Silverman A, Alderman EL, Tripputi M, Waters DD.  Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy Is Associated with Atherosclerosis Progression in Women With Abnormal Glucose Tolerance. Circulation 110:201-206, 2004. PMID: 15226212

  4. Silverman, A, Drew, L, Harding, T, Strait, M, Siwy, M, Sevigny, E. Recruitment and Retention Issues with Women in an Angiographic Trial Using Controversial Agents. The Monitor 18:23-27, 2004.

  5. Packer, M, Gheorghiade, M., Young, J., Costantini, P., Adams, K., Cody, R., Smith, L., Van Voorhees, L., Gourley, L., and Jolly, M., for the RADIANCE Study.  "Withdrawal of Digoxin from patients with Chronic Heart Failure Treated with Angiotensin-Converting-Enzyme Inhibitors".  NEJM 329:1, 1993

  6. Milner MR, Semmes L, Silverman A, Shmookler BM: Familial Cushing's Syndrome ("Carney's Complex").  NEJM 322:1469-70, 1990.

  7. The Multicenter Diltiazem Post Infarction Trial Research Group: The effect of diltiazem on mortality and reinfarction after myocardial infarction.  NEJM 319(7):385-92, 1988.

  8. Lindsay J, Silverman A, Van Voorhees LB, Nolan N, Johnson D: Prognostic left ventricular function during exercise in asymptomatic patients with aortic regurgitation.  Angiology, 38 (5): 386-92, 1987.

  9. Silverman, AT: Cardiac amyloidosis.  Heart and Lung, l6:60, l987.



 



ABSTRACTS



 




  1. Silverman A, Mete M, Fleg J, Russell M, Ratner R, Roman M, Stylianou M, Umans J, Weir M, Howard B. Relationships Between Aggressive Systolic BP Goals, Nocturnal BP Dipping, and Carotid Atherosclerosis in Type 2 Diabetes: The SANDS Study. Accepted for poster presentation at the American Society of Hypertension Twenty−Sixth Annual Scientific Meeting and Exposition, May 21 2011.

  2. Silverman, A, Carter, E. Improved Blood Pressure Control Among Low-Income African-American Barbershop and Hair Salon Clients: The Hair, Heart, and Health Program of Washington, DC. Circulation 122: A16921, 2010. 

  3. Howard BV, Comuzzie A, Devereux RB, Ebbesson SO, Fabsitz RR, Howard WJ, Laston S, MacCluer JW, Silverman A, Wang H, Weissman NJ, Wenger CR (2009) CVD and Its Relation to Risk Factors in Alaska Eskimos: The GOCADAN Study

    Presented at the 49th Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention Conference, March 2009.



4. Silverman A, Hudnall T, Lee JR, Hair, Heart and Health Community Initiative. Presented at the 3rd National Leadership Summit on Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health, February 25-27, 2009, National Harbor, Maryland.




  1. Ebbesson SO, Devereux RB, Fabsitz RR, Harris WS, Wang H, Roman MJ, Silverman A, Umans J, Howard BV (2008) Red Blood Cell Omega-3 Fatty Acids are Not Associated with Reduced Carotid Atheroslcerosis:  The Genetics of Coronary Artery Disease in Alaska Natives Study

    Presented at the 48th Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention Conference, March 2008.

  2. M Russell, BV. Howard, A Silverman, RE. Ratner, F Yeh, J L. Fleg, J Galloway, W J. Howard, Safety and Efficacy of Achieving Lower LDL- and non-HDL-Cholesterol Goals in Type 2 Diabetes. Diabetes 57(Suppl 1); A158, 2008.

  3. Howard BV, Best L, Comuzzie A, Ebbesson SOE, Epstein SE, Fabsitz RR, Howard WJ, Silverman A, Wang H, Zhu J and Umans J.  C-Reactive Protein, Insulin Resistance, and Metabolic Syndrome in a population with a High Burden of Subclinical Infection:  Insights from the GOCADAN Study. Diabetes Care published online on September 16, 2008, as dc08-0815.



8. Silverman A, Ratner RE, Lee E, Min N, Fleg J, Roman M, Howard BV.  Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Risk Factors in Patients with Diabetes in the Stop Atherosclerosis in Native Diabetics Study (SANDS).  Presented at the 66th Session of the American Diabetes Association, Washington, DC, June 2006.  Diabetes 55(Suppl 1): pp.A-489, 2006.




  1. Silverman A, Wenger CR, Howard BV (2006) Ensuring Voluntary Consent in Multicultural Observational Studies and Clinical Trials.

    Presented at the Society of Research Administrators annual meeting, October 2006. 

  2. Silverman A, Triputti M, Howard BV. “Effects of postmenopausal hormone therapy (PHT) on cardiovascular risk factors and coronary atherosclerosis in African American women”. Presented at Scientific Sessions 2005- American Heart Association, New Orleans, La. 

  3. Zhu J, Silverman A, Rushton-Reid S, “A Comparison of Fingerstick Method for Measuring Serum Lipid Levels to a Standard Hospital Based Method”. Presented at American Association of Clinical Chemistry, July 2005.

  4. Hsai J, Silverman A, Howard BV. “Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy is Associated with Worse Progression of Coronary Artery Disease in Women with Abnormal Glucose Tolerance”. Presented at Scientific Sessions 2003- American Heart Association, Dallas, Tx. .

  5. Silverman A, Lindsay J. “Racial Differences in Brachial Artery Reactivity Among Patients with Angiographically – Proven Coronary Artery Disease”. American College of Physicians – American Society of Internal Medicine.


Ratings and reviews

  • Provider explained things understandably

    4.8
  • Provider listened carefully

    4.9
  • Provider gave easy to understand instructions

    4.8
  • Provider knew medical history

    4.8
  • Provider showed respect

    4.9
  • Provider spent enough time with patient

    4.9
  • Aug 18, 2021

    I actually enjoy coming to the doctor! I feel valued and believe that my questions are Important and are answered completely. I appreciate how comfortable I am made to feel so that no concern or question is too small or silly to ask. I was called the day after my blood work was completed with a report on the results. I am so thankful for the excellent care I receive.

  • Jul 19, 2021

    Excellent

  • Jul 8, 2021

    Bringing others to her for primary care physician services