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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Melvin J. Silverstein, MD

  • General Surgery
    (Board Certified)
  • Breast Surgery
Additional Language Spoken
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Hoag Affiliated Physicians
  • Providence
1 Hoag Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92663
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

1 Hoag Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92663
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(949) 764-8281
(949) 764-8236

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  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • General Surgery
      (Board Certified)
    • Breast Surgery
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Albany Medical College - 1965
    • Fellowship
      University of California Los Angeles School of Med (Surgical Oncology)
    • Internship
      Boston City Hospital (General Surgery)
    • Residency
      Boston City Hospital (General Surgery)
    Areas of Interest
    Breast Cancer, Breast Surgery
  • Biography



    Dr. Melvin J. Silverstein is the Medical Director of Hoag Breast Center and the Gross Family Foundation Endowed Chair in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery.

    Board Certified - General Surgery
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