Plymouth resident, Tom Silvia is no stranger to pain and endurance. In fact, the now active 68-year-old suffered from Polio at the age of six. Initially paralyzed from the neck down, Tom endured years of therapy, spent a week in an iron lung and worked his way from a wheelchair to crutches in a year’s time. Read More Here

Subspecialties and Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgery
Joint Replacement
Orthopedic Trauma
General Orthopedic Surgery
Sports Medicine
Shoulder and Knee Arthroscopy
Hip and Knee Replacement
Degenerative Joint Conditions Adult and Pediatric
Orthopedic Surgery
Hip Arthroscopy
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Replacement
Surgery Orthopedic
Trauma Sports Medicine

Medical Degree

Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA


Hahnemann University Philadelphia, PA

Sports Medicine Fellowship

University of Rochester Rochester, NY

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

South Shore Hospital, South Weymouth, MA – Active Staff

Professional Memberships

MOA Massachusetts Orthopedic Association AAOS American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons MMS Massachusetts Medical Society

Community Activities

Team Physician, Hanover High School Football


  • Rowland, MT: Final alignment of tibial shaft fractures treated with Ilizarov fixation: preliminary study. Hahnemann University, 1997.
  • Rowland, MT: Results of meniscal repairs in skeletally immature patients: preliminary study. University of Rochester, 2000.
  • Rowland, MT: Efficacy of stress gastritis prophylaxis in SICU patients: preliminary study. Hahnemann University, 1993.