Matthew L. Silvis, MD

Matthew L. Silvis, MD
Penn State Hershey Medical Group Palmyra
941 Park Dr
Palmyra, PA 17078
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  • Family Practice
  • Primary Care Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Acute and chronic illnesses affecting sports participation
  • Exercise prescription
  • General orthopaedic care for adolescents and adults
  • Platelet rich plasma injections
  • Return to play for athletes
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Sports concussion
  • Sports injury prevention
  • Ultrasound-guided joint and soft tissue injections

Matthew Silvis, MD, graduated from the Penn 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 Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, 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.

Fellowship, Sports Medicine
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center - 2007

Residency, Family & Sports Medicine
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center - 2005

MD,
Penn State Hershey College of Medicine - 2002

  • Course Co-Director for the Musculoskeletal/Dermatology Course
  • Medical Student Education
  • Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellow Education
  • Resident Education
  • Medical Director, Primary Care Sports Medicine
  • Professor, Family and Community Medicine and Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
  • Vice Chair, Clinical Operations, Family and Community Medicine
  • Best Doctors in America (2010-present)
  • Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching (2010)
  • Department of Family and Community Medicine Exceptional Teacher (2008-present)
  • Department of Internal Medicine Ambulatory Education Award (2013)
  • Service Excellence Award (2013)
  • Department of Family and Community Medicine Exceptional Role Model (2008-present)
  • Distinguished Educator Award (2017)
  • Concussions
  • Endurance Athletes
  • Exercise

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My Practice Locations