David Ralph Silvers , MD

Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

(504) 885-3345

Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates
3333 Kingman St Ste 202
Metairie, LA 70006


David R. Silvers was born in New Orleans and received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine in 1979. He completed his Residency and Fellowship in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology in 1984 at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and the American Gastroenterology Association. Dr. Silvers is currently a member of the active staff for East Jefferson General Hospital. Dr. Silvers served on the Board of Directors at East Jefferson General Hospital and has been in active clinical research for more than 30 years. He is an Associate Clinical Professor of Tulane University School of Medicine. Dr. Silvers has been the Chairman of the department of gastrointestinal endoscopy at East Jefferson General hospital as well as Lakeside Hospital and Kenner Regional hospital where he also served as the Chief of the Medical Staff. He maintains active fellowship in numerous professional organizations, including the American Gastroenterology Association, American College of Physicians, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, American College of Gastroenterology, Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America and the American Medical Association. Dr. Silvers has authored numerous articles and has participated in more than 250 clinical trials. He continues to lecture for the private medical industry and travels throughout the world as a lecturer in gastrointestinal disorders. He was recognized as a professional with outstanding abilities and featured in the “Best Doctors” issue of New Orleans Magazine.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 41 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

Medical School: Tulane University School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1979

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • East Jefferson General Hospital

Specialties: Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana Louisiana HMOx MRF
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Silvers's Office Information

Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates
3333 Kingman St Ste 202
Metairie, LA 70006
(504) 885-3345

Fax: (504) 488-5334
Website: metrogi.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon7:00 AM-3:30 PM
Tue7:00 AM-3:30 PM
Wed7:00 AM-3:30 PM
Thu7:00 AM-3:30 PM
Fri7:00 AM-3:30 PM

Doctor Silvers's Other Office Information

Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates
4228 Houma Blvd Ste 120
Metairie, LA 70006
(504) 456-6701

Fax:(504) 445-6684
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM

Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates
4228 Houma Blvd Ste 520
Metairie, LA 70006
(504) 456-8020

Fax:(504) 445-6802
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:


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