Dr. Silva Enciso cares for patients with advanced heart failure, ventricular assist devices (VADs), and heart transplantation. He is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, advanced heart failure, and transplant cardiology.
Prior to joining UC San Diego Health, Dr. Silva Enciso was a clinical instructor of medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. His cardiovascular research interests include statin therapy and heart failure prevention, and impact stress echocardiography on outcomes in patients with dilated cardiomyopathies.
During his medical training, Dr. Silva Enciso completed a fellowship in heart failure and transplant cardiology at Columbia University Medical Center. Prior to that, he completed a cardiovascular disease fellowship, as well as his residency and internship in internal medicine at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City. Dr. Silva Enciso earned his medical degree from Universidad Autónoma de Baja California in Mexico, where he graduated with the highest honors.
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