Dr. Joel R Silverman MD Pulmonologist

Dr. Joel Silverman is a pulmonologist in Forest Hills, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Flushing Hospital Medical Center and North Shore University Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and has been in practice for 40 years. Dr. Silverman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 11 doctors at Flushing Hospital Medical Center and one of 64 at North Shore University Hospital who specialize in Pulmonary Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: General Pulmonary Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Flushing Hospital Medical Center

North Shore University Hospital
High performing in Pulmonology

Education & Medical Training

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974–1977

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 37 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 34 years in Pulmonary Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 25 years in Critical Care Medicine

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACP), American College of Physicians
2000

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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