Treatment & Services
- Anticoagulation Therapy
- Blood Transfusion
- Cancer Center
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Antiphospholipid Syndrome
- Blood Clots
- Blood Disorders
- Factor V Leiden
- Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome in Children
- Heparin-induced Thrombocytopenia
- Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
- Lupus Anticoagulant
- Myeloproliferative Disorders
- Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
- Platelet Disorders
- Protein C and S Deficiencies
- Prothrombin Gene Mutation
- Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (Ttp)
- von Willebrand's Disease
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - University of Michigan Health System
Hematology & Medical Oncology
Ann Arbor, MI USA
Residency - Northwestern University Evanston Hospital
Internship - Northwestern University Evanston Hospital
Medical Education - University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, MI USA
Undergraduate - University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI USA
- Internal Medicine
- Internal Medicine - Hematology
- Internal Medicine - Medical Oncology
Coagulation disorders, including hemophilia, von willebrand's disease, clotting factor deficiencies or inhibitors, thrombophilia, lupus anticoagulant or antiphospholipid syndrome, thrombocytopenia (ITP,TTP), hemolytic anemia.
Research & Publications
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Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.
To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 1/17/2020, Dr. Silver has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Silver receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:
- Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America, Inc.
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.
92 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
14 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020
There aren't enough ways to say what a knowledgeable, caring doctor Dr. Silver is. I am very lucky to have him providing my care.
Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019
I think the world of Dr.Silver and Nurse Carol the staff is MARVELOUS.
Reviewed on Nov 7, 2019
everything that the doctor has done he as talked to me about all the way
Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019
Dr.Silver was very knowledgeable and very helpful in understanding results and in attentiveness to patient's well being.
Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019
Dr Silver, a top shelf hematologist, esteemed colleague, healer, physician, master of the art of the practice of medicine and a cherished friend---an exemplary representative of the Cleveland Clinic Care Giver. He treats me like a family member. My first choice for referring any hematological case.
Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019
I absolutely love Dr. Silver.
Reviewed on Aug 8, 2019
Dr Silver is consistently willing to spend all the time necessary for my endless questions. Excellent provider.
Reviewed on Jul 16, 2019
we have been going to doctor silver for several years he has always answered our question and given his opinion to help us
Reviewed on May 13, 2019
Dr Silver is wonderful. He answered all of our questions.
Reviewed on Apr 10, 2019
Dr. Silver is always pleasant, shows patience and a willingness to answer questions and to keep me informed about my condition.
Reviewed on Apr 3, 2019
Dr. Bernard Silver is a thoughtful, concerned, and excellent care provider. I would recommend him to others.
Reviewed on Mar 28, 2019
Dr. Silver took the time listen our concerns and spent over an hour with us walking us through the difficult news. He was empathetic and very informative. He also ensured we had all the proper testing done ASAP so that we wouldn't have to wait over the weekend. we really respect Dr. Silver and would recommend him to anyone.
Reviewed on Mar 27, 2019
Dr. Silver was very professional and and personable during my visit.Called me personally on my way home to tell me I needed to go hospital to get a transfusion
Reviewed on Mar 25, 2019
I was extremely happy with Dr. Silver. He was very nice to speak to me in a way I understood things as well as relaxing and joking around with me a little.
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