Wendy G. Silver, MD

Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, Pediatric Neurology
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Dr. Wendy Silver is an assistant professor of neurology at CUIMC. Her areas of interest and expertise include autistic spectrum disorder, ADHD, and behavioral neurology.

In research, Dr. Silver is currently Co-Principal Investigator (Co-PI) on a project titled, "Optical Measurement of Cerebral Hemodynamics in Pediatric Subjects with Post-Traumatic Headache: A Pilot Study." In this study, Dr. Silver and her co-investigators are using a new near infrared device that measures cerebral blood flow to look at subjects’ age 15-19 years of age with prolonged post-concussion headache.

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Behavioral Neurology
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Developmental Disorder
  • Hyperactivity
  • Intellectual disability
  • Language Delay
  • Language Problems
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Pediatric Neurology

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital


  • Female

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • MD, State University of New York Downstate College of Medicine
  • Internship: Westchester Medical Center
  • Residency: Westchester Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Albert Einstein / Montefiore Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology


Selected Publications

Pediatr Clin North Am. 2012 Feb;59(1):45-61, x. doi: 10.1016/j.pcl.2011.10.010.Neurobiological basis of autism. Silver WG1, Rapin I.