Specialist in Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic (HPB) Surgery 

The Oxford Surgical Practice

Services and treatments offered 

  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Gallstone disease
  • Bile duct disease
  • Liver surgery
  • Pancreatic surgery
  • Total pancreatectomy and islet auto-transplantation
  • Small bowel tumours (including carcinoid)
  • Root of mesentery tumours
  • Management of bile duct injury following previous surgery
  • Management of complex abdominal wall hernia

Michael A Silva

Michael Silva is a highly experienced specialist surgeon with an interest in gallbladder surgery along with surgery for bile duct, liver and pancreatic disease including pancreatitis. His practice covers all aspects of benign and malignant disease in this area

Mr Silva has been a leading Teaching Hospital General and HPB Surgical Consultant since 2009 and is the Chair for the Thames Valley Liver Cancer Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT) in Oxford. He is the Training Programme Director for Higher Surgical Trainees in the Oxfordshire Thames Valley Deanery and is Clinical Lecturer at Worcester College, Oxford University.

Mr Silva is also the Director for Regional Surgical Networks in the UK for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and a specialist advisor to NICE (National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence). He is a member of the editorial boards of the British Journal of Surgery (BJS Open) and Current Surgery Reports.