Dr. Joel Charles Silverfield MD Rheumatologist

Dr. Joel Silverfield is a rheumatologist in Tampa, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Brandon Regional Hospital and Florida Hospital. He received his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. He is one of 5 doctors at Brandon Regional Hospital and one of 7 at Florida Hospital who specialize in Rheumatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Education & Medical Training

Grady Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976–1979

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Rheumatology, 1979–1981

Emory University School of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Rheumatology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACR), American College of Rheumatology

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Comparison of Tripterygium wilfordii Hook F versus sulfasalazine in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis: a randomized trial.
Goldbach-Mansky, R., Wilson, M., Fleischmann, R., Olsen, N., Silverfield, J., Kempf, P., Kivitz, A., Sherrer, Y., Pucino, F., Csako, G., Costello, R., Pham, T. H., Snyder, C., van der Heijde, D., Tao, X., Wesley, R., Lipsky, P. E.

Tramadol/acetaminophen combination tablets for the treatment of pain associated with osteoarthritis flare in an elderly patient population.
Rosenthal, N. R., Silverfield, J. C., Wu, S. C., Jordan, D., Kamin, M.

Tramadol/acetaminophen combination tablets for the treatment of osteoarthritis flare pain: a multicenter, outpatient, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group, add-on study.
Silverfield, J. C., Kamin, M., Wu, S. C., Rosenthal, N.

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