Jason Silva, MD 704.323.3200

Jason Silva, MD

Fellowship Trained

  • Sports Medicine & Shoulder Elbow

Clinical Specialties

  • Shoulder & Elbow
  • Sports Medicine



  • Boston College - Bachelor of Science
  • University of Massachusetts Medical SchoolMedical Doctorate
  • University of Massachusetts, Department of Orthopedic Surgery - Residency
  • OrthoCarolina Sports Medicine/Shoulder & Elbow - Fellowship


  • Boyle JR, Silva JA, McMillan S, Busconi BD. Mechanics of Hip Arthroscopy. Clinics in Sports Medicine. 2011 Apr;30(2):285-92.
  • Silva JA, McCormick JJ, Reed MA, Morse AS, Heffernan, MJ, Lavado RD, Billiar K, Wixted JJ. Biomechanical Effects of Harvesting Bone Graft with the Reamer/Irrigator/Aspirator on the adult femur: A cadaver study. Injury. 2010 Nov;41. Suppl 2:S85-9.
  • Silva J, Eskander MS, Lareau C, DeAngelis NA. Treatment of distal biceps tendon ruptures using a single-incision technique and a Bio-Tenodesis screw. Orthopedics. 2010 Jul 13;33(7).
  • JJ Wixted, PJ Fanning, T Gaur, SL O'Connell, JA Silva, A Mason-Savas, DC Ayers, GS Stein, JB Lian. Enhanced fracture repair by leukotriene antagonism is characterized by increased chondrocyte proliferation and early bone formation: A novel role of the cysteinyl LT-1 receptor. Journal of Cellular Physiology. Volume 221, Issue 1. October 2009, Pages: 31-39
  • Marvin J; Silva JA; Basil K; Walcott ME; Ayers DC; Fanning PJ. Early Stages of Surgically induced Osteoarthritis in Mice and Opportunities for Pharmacotherapeutic Intervention. Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society 2011;57:2020
  • Walcott ME; Silva JA; Basil K; Ayers DC; Fanning PJ. Suppression of Subchondral Bone Changes in Early OA with Potential disease-modifying osteoarthritis drugs. Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society 2011;57:2019.
  • PJ. Fanning, M.E. Walcott, S.L. O'Connell, K. Basil, J.A. Silva, J.K. Lange, J.J. Wixted, A. Mason-Savas, D.C. Ayers. Montelukast Sodium As A Treatment For Experimental Osteoarthritis In Mice. 2009 World Congress on Osteoarthritis. Montreal, Canada. September 10-13, 2009.
  • Silva JA, Fanning PJ, O’Connell SL, Mason-Savas A, Hays P, Walcott M, Ayers DC. Effects of Disease Modifying Osteoarthritis Drugs in an In-vivo Animal Model. Orthopedic Research Society Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, February 22-25, 2009.
  • James D. O’Holleran MD, Jason Silva BS, Conrad Wang MD, Jon JP Warner MD: Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair Using An Absorbable Trans-Cuff Tack: A Description of ComplicationsEncountered with the CuffTack Device. Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, April 22-25, 2004.
Book Chapters
  • Charcot Joint. The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2008. Domino, FJ. Wolters Kluwer, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Arthritis, Juvenile Rheumatoid. The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2008. Domino, FJ. Wolters Kluwer, Philadelphia, PA.