Evan Silverstein, M.D.

Evan Silverstein, M.D.

Dr. Silverstein specializes in pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus.


Dr. Silverstein is a member of several professional organizations including the Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Virginia Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons.


Dr. Silverstein is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology at VCU. He specializes in pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus.


Dr. Silverstein is a Virginia native and attended Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology. He received a dual-degree at the University of Pennsylvania, earning a Bachelor’s of Applied Science in Biomedical Science from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and a Bachelor’s of Arts in Biology from the School of Arts and Sciences. He then earned his M.D. from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine where Dr. Silverstein was awarded a Canby Robinson Scholarship. He completed an internship in internal medicine and a residency in ophthalmology at Vanderbilt University. He then completed a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus at Duke University Eye Center.


2019 MEDARVA Patient Choice Award

2019 Patient Choice Award

VCU Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology

8700 Stony Point Parkway
Suite 220
Richmond, VA 23235
Phone: (804) 323-0830

MCV Department of Ophthalmology
P.O. Box 980438
Richmond , VA 23298
Phone: (804) 828-9315
Fax: (804) 828-1010

MCV Department of Ophthalmology


  • Eye


  • Dry eye/tear solutions
  • Pediatric eye care
  • Removal of cyst/pimple on or in eyelid
  • Strabismus surgery