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Dr. Annette Da Silva

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
New York, NY
26 years experience female

Locations

The Center for Medical Healing

Bloomfield, NJ

Address

292 Bloomfield Ave, Bloomfield, NJ
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
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Fax

8884850001

The Center for Medical Healing

New York, NY

The Center for Medical Healing

Kearny, NJ

About

Bio

I knew from an early age I wanted to go into the medical profession. For me, it’s all about helping people. I have worked in the medical profession since is was 15 and I enjoy patient interaction and getting good results more than anything!

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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Doctor Q&A

19 Answers
5 Agrees
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Hemorrhoid: Probably indicative of rectal hemorrhoid but definitely should get it checked out.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Headache: Varied reasons for constant headache. Tension or stress could cause constant headache. Should try over the counter medication for headache initially... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Back pain: There are many different reasons why one could have back pain and the treatments vary. I recommend trying ice or an anti-inflammatory. If necessary (t... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
SI region pain: Muscluoskeletal more than likely. Pain involving the sacral nerve compression or piriformis syndrome. See a physiatrist for help with these condition... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Skin infection: Sounds like it could be a hair follicle that is infected and in a sensitive area like the inner thigh it could be quite painful. Should consider a vi... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Low back pain: Multiple causes which can be mechanical, musculoskeletal, neurological , referred from other parts of the body, such as an aortic aneurysm and even m... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Nutrition: In order to have a healthy diet, yours is lacking protein and variety for that matter. Make sure not to forget to exercise in order "to live a healthy... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
ARM PAIN: Arm pain can originate from many sources. Is the pain starts in the neck and radiates down the arm, it is probable a result of a nerve being impinged... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Disc herniation: This may be symptoms of a disc herniation . Sounds like it is involving one of the upper lumbar nerve roots. Best doctor to seek treatment for this c... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Persistent LBP: Since your pain is persistent, you should have an exam and possible diagnostic studies done with a physician who specializes in musculoskeletal and ne... Read More
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Bursitis v.arthritis: Hip pain after lying down could be a inflammatory problem with the bursa called bursitis. If the pain is worse with longer periods of lying down, it c... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Tension relief: Exercise, massage, acupuncture, meditation, stretching, playing games, basically anything that is safe and legal that you enjoy and will take your min... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Back pain and cramps: Your back pain may not be related to your period at all. Symptoms are vary and could represent many different syndromes. It is recommended that you ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Heat =inflammation: Heat may be indicative of inflammation. If its associated with calf pain may indicate a blood clot in which case go to er or get a venous doppler. Ot... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Anabolic steriod: Side effects in males include gynecomastia, frequent erections and urination. Doesn't sound good to me.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Hip pain: Hip pain may be referred pain from somewhere else such as the lower back or referred from the pelvis in which case the pt which is geared toward your ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Rash : Would not put a medicine on your penis unless a doctor has examined it and determined the proper medicine for that condition. It is a very sensitive ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Neck pain: Neck pain may result from numerous different reasons. Some more serious than others. I would recommend trying heat alternating with ice (20mins on f... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Nerve pain: Sounds like you may have nerve pain. If you have not been to a doctor regarding this pain you should go. It is persistent and should be treated appr... Read More
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Da Silva is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Da Silva is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Numb in hand n body legsn feetn cant move at all wo pain med lot of allergies synthetic Drugs only take percocet dr didnt believe so had dif
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thank you for the info! Definitely won't be trying it again!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Ill go to my doctors it could be that thank you dionne

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, FL
Graduated 1996MD

Awards

Top Physical Medicine and Rehab Specialist, First Place, New York - Winter
2013
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