Stuart Silverman, MD, FACP, FACR

Medical Director, Bone Health Center
Professor, Medicine

Dr. Stuart SilvermanStuart Silverman, MD, FACP, FACR is Medical Director of the Bone Health Center at Cedars-Sinai.

Dr. Silverman focuses on fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, pain, osteoporosis and localized musculoskeletal conditions in a clinical setting. His original research is in epidemiology, quality of life measurement and adherence and pharmaco-economics of osteoporosis and fibromyalgia. He has published 110 peer reviewed articles, 11 book chapters and over 30 reviews on fibromyalgia, osteoporosis and rheumatic disease.

Dr. Silverman developed the Osteoporosis Assessment Questionnaire (OPAQ), the first disease targeted measure of quality of life in osteoporosis.  He was a member of the World Health Organization task force that developed the Fracture Risk Assessment Tool (FRAX) and is currently the United States Program Director for the International Costs and Utilities Related to Osteoporosis Fractures Study (ICUROS).  

Dr. Silverman earned his bachelor’s from Princeton University and his medical degree from John Hopkins.  He performed his residency and fellowship training at Boston University Medical Center.