About Our Physician
Dr. Fred Silvestri, MD, FACS, is Board Certified in General Surgery by the American Board of Surgery. He enjoys helping patients who have significant medical problems that need immediate intervention. He prides himself on listening to his patients, and taking the time to make sure they fully understand the issues. He performs minimally invasive surgery, including laparoscopic colorectal procedures, as well as intra-abdominal surgeries and all intestinal surgeries.
Dr. Silvestri attended The State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, and completed his surgical residency at The Staten Island Hospital. Prior to coming to Lake Wales, he practiced in New Jersey and in south Florida.
He has enjoyed excellent satisfaction ratings from patients and has been included in Top Doctors ratings from referring physicians. He believes in providing the best care possible and being readily available at all times.
In his off time, he enjoys working on classic cars, and wood-working, as well as kayaking, boating and fishing.
At the Center, he performs in-office laser treatments to reduce and eliminate painful varicose and spider veins.