Dr. Anna Da Silva
M.D. C.C.F.P. F.C.F.P.
Dr. Anna Da Silva was born and educated in South Africa and has been practicing Family Medicine in Canada for over 20 years. She and her husband, Andrew, immigrated to Canada, working in Saskatchewan, Yellowknife and Edmonton before deciding to settle in Barrie to raise their 2 sons. She love theater, music and enjoys international travel.
She has an interest in comprehensive and preventative family medicine, integrative medicine and cosmetic medicine. Integrative medicine combines the practice of conventional modern medicine with the study of wellness and health rather than only focusing on disease. It emphasizes and reaffirms the importance of the physician - patient relationship in the healing process and focuses on the whole person.
Dr. Anna Da Silva has also always had an interest in rheumatology (the study of joints, muscle and auto-immune conditions), metabolic disorders, obesity and the study of nutraceuticals (vitamins & mineral supplements) and their role in promoting overall health especially in patients with chronic mental and physical disorders.
She is a member and Fellow of The College Of Family Physicians, a member of the Society of Orthomolecular Medicine and of the Canadian Association of Aesthetic Medicine.