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George E Silver, Jr., MDOrthopedic Surgeon in Saratoga, NY

George E Silver, Jr.

Dr. Silver is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. His practice focuses on injuries and arthritic conditions of the shoulder and knee, including arthroscopic soft tissue reconstruction and partial and total joint replacement. He is a founding partner of OrthoNY, serving on the committee that led to its inception in 2013, and served on its executive committee until 2022. Dr. Silver has been practicing in Saratoga Springs since 2000 and is the immediate past President of OrthoNY, serving from 2018 through 2021.

Specialties: Knee , Elbow , Total Joint Replacement , Shoulder


  • Clifton Park

    Clifton Park

    1768 Route 9
    Clifton Park, NY 12065

  • Malta


    2388 RT 9
    Mechanicville, NY 12118

  • Saratoga


    5 Care Lane
    Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, NY 12866


  • Medical School

    Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC – MD, 1995

  • Internship

    University of Rochester, Rochester, NY – General Surgery, 1996

  • Residency

    University of Rochester, Rochester, NY – Orthopedic Surgery, 2000

  • Society

    • Member, Executive Committee, OrthoNY 2012+
    • Board Member, Saratoga Hospital 2013-2018
    • CDPHP Quality Management Committee 2014-2016
    • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)
    • New York State Society of Orthopedic Surgeons (NYSSOS)
    • Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY)

Professional Achievements and Awards

  • Carl M. Harris Resident Teaching and Patient Care Award, 2000 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, member, Georgetown University

  • New York State Division III Decathalon Champion 1990, Union College


  • Complications in posterior cruciate ligament surgery, with DM Veltri, RF Warren (Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine,1993 1:154-158)
  • Cervical Stability: Behavior of cervical motion segments under physiologic flexion movements in response to sequential injury, with M. Moore, C. Brown, A. Dwier, M. Gomez, J. Odom Jr. (Proc, 59th AAOS, 59:216, 1992)
  • Proinflammatory Cytokines in Human Intervertebral Disc Degeneration: Evidence for a Regulatory Role NF-kB, with S. James, R. Rosier (Presented at 11th Annual R. Plato Schwartz Lectureship, June 9, 2000)