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Marcelo DaSilva, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgeon

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Conditions Treated Asbestosis Diffuse Pleural Thickening Laryngeal Cancer Lung Cancer Pleural Effusions Pleural Mesothelioma

  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Marcelo DaSilva is an experienced thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts. He got his medical degree from University Gama Filho and did two residencies, one at New York Medical College and one at Loyola University. After completing his residencies Dr. DaSilva did two fellowships, one at Penn State University and one at Loyola University. Dr. DaSilva is board certified in both surgery and thoracic and cardiac surgery. With an experience of over 20 years Dr. DaSilva is affiliated with several hospitals including Brigham and Women's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

  • Education & Training


    University Gama Filho

    Medical School


    New York Medical College , Loyola University



    Penn State University, Loyola University


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

  • Hospital & Practice

    Brigham and Women's Hospital

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (617) 732-5500

    75 Francis St

    Boston, Maryland 02115

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    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (866) 408-3324

    450 Brookline Ave.

    Boston, Massachusetts 02215

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    Loyola University Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (888) 584-7888

    2160 S 1st Ave

    Maywood, Illinois 60153

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    Sanford Pulmonary Medicine Clinic

    Languages: English/Spanish


    1205 S Grange Ave

    Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57105

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Marcelo DaSilva has contributed to 3 publications.

    Left atrial-esophageal fistula repair after radiofrequency catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation.

    Velotta, J. B.,Vasquez, C. R.,Bolman, R. M.,Dasilva, M. C.; Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Rep. 2014 Nov 02.

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    Hyperthermic intraoperative pleural cisplatin chemotherapy extends interval to recurrence and survival among low-risk patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma unde

    Sugarbaker, D. J.,Gill, R. R.,Yeap, B. Y.,Wolf, A. S.,DaSilva, M. C.,Baldini, E. H.,Bueno, R.,Richards, W. G.; J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg.. 2013 Apr.

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    Diagnostic workup of lung cancer.

    Sugarbaker, D.J., Dasilva, M.C.; Surg Oncol Clin N Am. 2011 Oct.

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    American College of Surgeons