Matthew J. Silva, PhD

Matthew J. Silva, PhD

Julia and Walter R. Peterson Orthopaedic Research Professor | Vice Chair of Research, Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Research interest relevant to diabetes


I am interested in skeletal complications of diabetes, especially changes in bone fragility and in bone mechanoresponsiveness (i.e. ability to adapt to loading).

Descriptor of Research

Basic and translational

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery