New Neurohospitalist Joins Cookeville Regional
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Cookeville Regional Medical Center proudly welcomes neurohospitalist Gustavo Silva, M.D., to its medical staff. Neurohospitalists work in the hospital and focus on inpatient neurological disease.
Dr. Silva recently completed a fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, in Cambridge. Mass., in multiple sclerosis and clinical translational medicine and a fellowship in autonomic disorders at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, in Boston. He completed his medical degree from the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, in 2009 followed by an internship in internal medicine at Mercy Catholic Medical Center in Philadelphia and a residency in neurology at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia where he served as chief resident.
Prior to his residency in neurology, Dr. Silva practiced in Brazil for four years as an internal medicine physician and providing primary and emergency care.
Dr. Silva is pleased to be joining the staff at Cookeville Regional Medical Center and looks forward to serving patients in the hospital with neurological conditions.