Matthew Leroy Silvis, M.D.Associate Professor, Family and Community Medicine and Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Medical Director, Primary Care Sports Medicine
941 Park Drive
Palmyra, PA 17078
Patient Services Provided
Matthew Silvis, M.D., graduated from the Pennsylvania State College of Medicine. He then completed a Family Medicine Residency at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. After residency, Dr. Silvis practiced wilderness medicine in rural Wyoming, then completed a fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine at Wake Forest University. At Penn State Hershey, Dr. Silvis is currently the Medical Director of Primary Care Sports Medicine. He also serves as team physician for the Hershey Bears Hockey Club, Lebanon Valley College, and Hershey High School. Dr. Silvis has special interests in the care of endurance athletes, exercise, and concussion.
To schedule a Family Medicine appointment with Dr. Silvis, see office information above.
To schedule a Primary Care Sports Medicine appointment with Dr. Silvis in Hershey (30 Hope Drive), please call the Penn State Bone & Joint Institute at (717) 531-5638.
Medical Student Education
Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellow Education
Course Co-Director for the Musculoskeletal/Dermatology Course
Asymptomatic Hip/Groin Pathology Identified on Magnet Resonance Imaging of Professional Hockey Players: Outcomes and Playing Status at 4 Years' Follow-Up Oct 2014
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24996873 Lazarus M, Kauffman G, Kothari M, Mosher T, Silvis M, Wawrzyniak J, Anderson D, Black K.
Anatomy integration blueprint: a fourth year musculoskeletal anatomy elective model. Jan 2014 Sylvester J, Seidenberg P, Silvis M.
The Dilemma of Genotype Positive, Phenotype Negative Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Mar 2014 Huang C, Shelkey J, Singh H, Silvis M.
Chronic hip pain as a presenting symptom in pelvic congestion syndrome. May 2013 Oser SM, Oser TK, Silvis ML.
Evaluation and treatment of biking and running injuries. Dec 2013