Peter T. Silberstein, MD
Peter T. Silberstein, MD

Peter T. Silberstein, MD

Professor
School of Medicine

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Medicine

Position

  • Professor

Education

  • Amherst College,BA-Biophysics,1970-1974
  • State University of New York,M.D.,1974-1979

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • Ganti AK, Subbiah SP, Kessinger A, Gonsalves WI, Silberstein PT, Lobriza FR Jr. Association between Race and Survival of Patients with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer in The United States Veterans Affairs Population:Clinical Lung Cancer-2014 Mar;15(2):152-8., Clinical Lung Cancer, 15 (2) , 152 -8, 2014

Articles

  • Goyal, G., Silberstein, Peter, Armitage, J.O.-Trends in Use of Radiation Therapy for Hodgkin Lymphoma From 2000 to 2012 on the Basis of the National Cancer Data Base.Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk, December 2015., Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk, 16, 1, 12-17, 2016
  • Lynch, Henry T., Slostad, Brody, Silberstein, Peter-Familial Carcinoma of Unknown Primary. Commentary in JAMA Oncology, December 2015., JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association, Oncol. 2 (3), 346-347, 2015
  • Goyal, G., Kendric, K., Silberstein, Peter, Caponetti, G.C., Vivekanandan, R.-Multicentric Castleman Disease with Monoclonal Incomplete IgH Restriction: A Rare Coexistence. J Clin Exp Hematop. December 2015, Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hematopathology, 55 (2), 103-8, 2015
  • Bhatt, VR, Dhakal, P., Dahal, S., Pathak, R., Bociek, R.G., Silberstein, Peter, Armitage, J.O.-Demographic and other Characteristics of Nodal Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Managed in Academic Versus Non-Academic Centers. Ther Adv Hematol. October 2015, Ther Adv Hematol., 6 (5), 223-227, 2015
  • Khanal, N., Upadhyay, S., Silberstein, Peter-Targeted Therapies for Specific Mutations in Colorectal Cancer Have Led to an Increase in Patient Overall Survival. Federal Practitioner, Aug 2015., Federal Practitioner, 32 8 (suppl 7), 27s-31s, 2015
  • Kunadharaju, R., Goyal, G., Rudraraju, A., Silberstein, Peter- Newer Multitargeted Kinase Inhibitors Show Prolonged Overall and Progression-Free Survival in Patients with Metastatic Differentiated and Medullary Thyroid Cancers. Federal Practitioner, Aug 2015, Federal Practitioner, 32:8 suppl 7, 21s-26s, 2015
  • Mehta, P., Silberstein, Peter,- Introduction to Advances in Hematology. Federal Practitioner, Aug 2015, Federal Practitioner, 2015
  • Khanal, N., Upadhyay, S., Dahal, S., Bhatt, V.R., Silberstein, Peter-Systematic Therapy in Stage IV Pancreatic Cancer: A Population Based Analysis Using the National Cancer Database.-Ther Adv Med Oncol. July 2015, Ther Adv Hematol., 2015
  • Goyal, G., Caponetti, G.C., Silberstein, Peter-Double-Hit Lymphoma. J Clin Exp. Hematop, 2015., Ther Adv Hematol., Vol 55, No 1, 51-53, 2015
  • Kunadharaju, R., Silberstein, P-Erythropoiesis. Reference Module in Biomedical Services. Elsevier, April 2015., Not Applicable, 2015
  • Bhatt, VR, Shrestha, R., Krishnamurthy, J., Mosalpuria, K., Loberiza, FR Jr., Ganti, AK, Silberstein, Peter-Clinicopathologic Characteristics and Management Trends of Cutaneous Invasive and In Situ Melanoma in Older Patients: A Retrospective Analysis of the National Cancer Data Base. Ther Adv Med Oncol. Jan 2015;7(1)4-11., Ther Adv Hematol., 7 (1) , 4 - 11, 2015
  • Bhatt,VR, Batra, R, Silberstein, Peter, Loberiza, FR Jr., Ganti, AK-Effect of Smoking on Survival from Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer:A Retrospective Veterans’ Affairs Central Cancer Registry (VACCR) Cohort Analysis. Med Oncol, Jan 2015;32(1):339., Medical Oncology, 32 (1), 339, 2015
  • 25. Bhatt, Vijaya Raj, Batra, Rishi, Silberstein, Peter, Loberiza, Fausto R., Ganti, Apar Kishor-Effect of Smoking on Survival from Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Retrospective Veterans’ Affairs Central Cancer Registry (VACCR) Cohort Analysis. Med Oncol, 11/7/14., Medical Oncology, 32 (1), 339, 2015
  • Do, Van T.H., Tran, Hoang, Silberstein, Peter-The Thalassemias. Reference Module in Biomedical Services. Elsevier, Dec 2014., Not Applicable, 2014
  • Rosin, Jennifer, Silberstein, Peter-Pernicious Anemia. Reference Module in Biomedical Services. Elsevier, Dec 2014., Biomedical Sciences, 2014
  • Subbiah, Shanmuga, Silberstein, Peter-Methemoglobinemia. Reference Module in Biomedical Services. Elsevier, Dec 2014., Biomedical Sciences, 2014
  • Dumitrascu, Catalina, Silberstein, Peter-Iron Deficiency Anemia. Reference Module in Biomedical Services. Elsevier, Dec 2014., Biomedical Sciences, 2014
  • 20. Acharya, Pranab, Bhatt, Vijaya, Upadhyay, Silberstein, Peter-Immune Thrombocytopenia. Reference Module in Biomedical Services. Elsevier, Dec 2014., Biomedical Sciences, 2014
  • Dahal, S, Bhatt, Vijaya, Upadhyay, Smirty, Silberstein, Peter-Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia. Reference Module in Biomedical Services. Elsevier, Dec 2014., Biomedical Sciences, 2014
  • Khanal, Nabin, Upadhyay, Smirty, Silberstein, Peter-AutoImmune Hemolytic Anemia. Reference Module in Biomedical Services. Elsevier, Dec 2014., Biomedical Sciences, 2014
  • Goyal,Gaurav, Silberstein, Peter-Drug Induced Neutropenia. Reference Module in Biomedical Services. Elsevier, Dec 2014., Biomedical Sciences, 2014
  • Longo, Mary, Silberstein, Peter, Huyck, Timothy-Aplastic Anemia. Reference Module in Biomedical Services. Elsevier, Dec 2014., Biomedical Sciences, 2014
  • Kallam, A., Singla, A., Silberstein, P.T.,-Proton Pump Induced Thrombocytopenia: A Case Report and Review of Literature. Epub September 2014., Other, 2014
  • Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia: S. Dahal, VR Bhatt, S. Upadhyay, Peter T. Silberstein, M.D., xPharm (2014); In Caplan M (Ed). Reference Module in Biomedical Sciences; Publisher, Elsevier, Inc., Not Applicable, In Caplan M, 2014
  • Immune Thrombocytopenia: M. Pant, PS Acharya, VR Bhatt, Peter T. Silberstein, M.D., xPharm (2014); In Caplan M (Ed). Reference Module in Biomedical Sciences; Publisher, Elsevier, Inc., Not Applicable, In Caplan M, 2014
  • Dhir M., Crockett, D.G., Stevens, T.M., Silberstein, P.T., Humter, W.J., Foster, J.M.-Neoadjuvant Treatment of Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans of Pancreas with Imatinib: Case Report and Systematic Review of Literature. Clin Sarcoma Res (PMID). August 2014, Clinical Sarcoma Research, 10.1186 / 2045, 3329-4-8, 2014
  • Ganti AK, Gonsalves WI, Loberiza FR Jr, Aldoss I, Batra R, Silberstein PT. Effect of Surgical Intervention on Survival of Patients with Clinical N2 Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Veteran’s Affair Central Registry (VACCR) Database Analysis. American Journal Clinical Oncology - 30 January 2014, American Journal Clinical Oncology, 2014
  • Witzig, T.E., Silberstein, P.T., Loprinzi, C.L., Sloan, J.A. Novotny, P.J., Mailliard, J.A., Rowland, K.M., Alberts, S.R., Krook, J.E., Levitt, R., Morton, R.F. Phase III, Randomized, Double-Blinded Study of Epoetin Alfa Versus Placebo in Anemic Patients with Cancer Undergoing Chemotherapy., J Clinical Oncology, 23(12), 2606-17, 2005
  • Silberstein, P.T., Duthuluru, S., afar, S., Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia., xPharm (2004)., Enna, S.J., Bylund, D.B.(eds.), Elsevier, Inc., New York, Not Applicable, 2004
  • Silberstein, P.T., Duthuluru, S., Pernicious Anemia., xPharm (2004)., Enna, S.J., Bylund, D.B.(eds.), Elsevier, Inc., New York, Not Applicable, 2004
  • Silberstein, P.T., Kutayli, W.M., Methemoglobinemia, xPharm (2004), Enna, S.J., Bylund, D.B. (eds.), Elsevier, Inc., New York, Not Applicable, 2004
  • Silberstein, P.T., Young, D., Idiopathic Thrombocytopenia Purpura., xPharm (2004)., Enna, S.J., Bylund, D.B. (eds.), Elsevier, Inc., New York, Not Applicable, 2004
  • Silberstein, P.T., Caracioni, A., Walsh, S.W., Wahl, A.O., Iron Deficiency Anemia., xPharm (2004). Enna, S.J., Bylund, D.B. (eds.), Elsevier, Inc. New York, Not Applicable, 2004
  • Silberstein, P.T., Patel, D.V.. Drug-Induced Neutropenia. xPharm (2004). Enna, S.J., Bylund, D.B. (eds)., Elsevier, Inc. New York, Not Applicable, 2004
  • Silberstein, P.T., Jones, D.H., Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia. xPharm (2004)., Enna, S.J., Bylund, D.B.(eds.), Elsevier, Inc., New York, Not Applicable, 2004

Publications

  • 28. Goyal, G, Silberstein, Peter. Post-Transfusion Purpura: A Difficult Diagnosis. Journal of General Int. Medicine. Volume 29, Issue 1 Supp, p411. April 2014, Journal of General Internal Medicine, 29 (1), 411, 2014
  • Goyal, Gaurav, Silberstein, Peter-Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Stage II Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Population-Based Analysis Utilizing NCDB. J Clin Oncol 32, 2014 (suppl; abstr e 18511). ASCO Annual Meeting, 5/30/14, Chicago, IL., J Clinical Oncology, 32, 2014
  • Do, Van T.H., Tran, Hoang V., Gries, Jessica, Silberstein, Peter. Relationship Between Socioeconomic Status (SES) and Treatment in Stage II Prostate Cancer. J Clin Oncol 32, 2014 (suppl; abstr e 17561). ASCO Annual Meeting, 5/30/14, Chicago, IL., J Clinical Oncology, 32, 2014
  • Khanal, Nabin, Upadhyay, Smrity, Bhatt, Vijaya Raj, Silberstein, Peter. Systematic Therapy Use in Statge IV Pancreatic Cancer: A Population-Based Analysis Using National Cancer Data Base (NCDB).J Clin Oncol 32, 2014 (suppl; abstr e 15190). ASCO Annual Meeting, 5/30/14, Chicago, IL., J Clinical Oncology, 32, 2014
  • Krishna Chilluru, Vamsi, Chintalacheruvu, Lakshmi Manogna, Harsha Tella, Sri, Silberstein, Peter. Impact of Various Demographic Variables and Different Insurances on Chemotherapy in Stage IV Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients (NSCLC) Using NCDB (2000-2011)- J Clin Oncol 32, 2014 (suppl; abstr e 12524). ASCO Annual Meeting, 5/30/14, Chicago, IL., J Clinical Oncology, 32, 2014
  • Gries, Jessica, Do, Van T.H., Silberstein, Peter. Epidemiology of Stage IV Breast Cancer Patients: A Review of The National Cancer Database- -J Clin Oncol 32, 2014 (suppl; abstr e 12523). ASCO Annual Meeting, 5/30/14, Chicago, IL., J Clinical Oncology, 32, 2014
  • Silberstein, P.T., Bhaskara, A., Mills, B.; Transdermal Gels: A Novel Delivery System for Rescue of Delayed Nausea and Vomiting, J Clinical Oncology, Abstract No. 8201, 2005

General

Presentations

  • Olson, E., Wolfe, K., Droessler, J., Gries, J., Silberstein, Peter-Epidemiology of Stage IV Thyroid Cancer Patients: A Review of the National Cancer Database 2000-2012. AVAHO Annual Meeting, October 2015, Washington, D.C., 2015
  • Wolfe, K., Droessler, J., Olson, E., Gries, J., Goyal, G., Silberstein, Peter-Patterns in the Use of Neoadjuvant and Adjuvant Therapy in Stage II and III Rectal Cancer and Associated Survival. AVAHO Annual Meeting, October 2015, Washington, D.C., 2015
  • Droessler, J.D., Wolfe, K.M., Olson, E., Silberstein, Peter-Stage IV Rectal Cancer Trends By Year-A Review of the National Cancer Database 1998-2009. AVAHO Annual Meeting, October 2015, Washington, D.C., 2015
  • Impact of Demographic and Health System Variables on Survival in Early Stage (Stage 1 and II) Non –Small Cell Lung Carcinoma:A National Cancer Database Analysis-Goyal, G., Monirul-Islam, K.M., Silberstein, P.T.-AVAHO Annual Meeting, October 2015, Washington, D.C. Oral Presentation, 2015
  • Immunotherapy in Stage III Melanoma: A Population-Based Analysis of Demographic and Health System Factors Using National Cancer Database (NCDB)-Miyashiro, D., Goyal, G., Silberstein, Peter. Canadian Melanoma Conference, May 2015, Whistler, BC. Oral Presentation, 2015
  • Trend Analysis of the Treatment of Stage III Rectal Carcinoma Patients Using National Cancer Database (NCDB)-Upadhyay, Smirty, Dahal, Sumit, Khanal, Nabin, Bhatt, Vijaya Raj, Silberstein, Peter, Mukherjee, Sandeep. Digestive Disease Week, May 2015. Poster Presentation, 2015
  • Immunotherapy in Stage III Melanoma: A Population-Based Analysis of Demographic and Health System Factors Using National Cancer Database (NCDB)-Miyashiro, D., Goyal, G., Silberstein, Peter. ACP National Meeting, Feb 2015, Boston, MA. Oral Presentation-Award for Top 10 Medical Students in the Country, 2015
  • Epidemiology of Stage IV Breast Cancer Patients: A Review of the National Cancer Database 2000-2011- Gries, Jessica, Do, Van T.H., Silberstein, Peter. San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Dec 2014. Poster Presentation-Selected for Oral Discussion, 2014
  • Cutaneous Invasive In-Situ Melanoma in Older Patients: A Retrospective Trend Analysis of National Cancer Data Base(NCDB)-Dahal, S., Bhatt, VR., Shrestha, R., Ganti, AK., Silberstein, Peter- ACP Nebraska Chapter, Oct 2014, Omaha, NE. Poster Presentation, 2014
  • Chemotherapy Use in the Treatment of Glioblastoma Multiforme: Comparing Patient Characteristics Using the National Cancer Data Base (NCDB)- Inserra, Chris, Silberstein, P- ASCO Quality Care Symposium, Oct 2014, Boston, MA. Poster Presentation, 2014
  • An Atypical Cause of Extreme Leukocytosis and Cytopenia in a 49 year old Woman-Hausmann, H., Bhatt, VR., Silberstein, P.T., Ganti, AK-ACP Nebraska Chapter Abstract Competition; Oct 2014, Omaha, NE. Poster Presentation, 2014
  • Demographic Disparities Related to First Course Treatment for Patients with Stage II Prostate Cancer at A Veterans Affairs (VA) Hospital and ACOS Accredited Hospitals in the US-Kim, DM, Schaefer, J, Hoffmann, JM, Silberstein, P-AVAHO, September 2014, Portland, OR. Poster Presentation, 2014
  • Systemic Therapy Use in Stage IV Pancreatic Cancer: Comparison Between VA-Nebraska Western Iowa and National Database Using National Cancer Database (NCDB)-Khanal, N, Upadhyay, S, Silberstein, P.-AVAHO, September 2014, Portland, OR. Poster Presentation, 2014
  • Use of Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Stage III Colon Cancer:Analysis of National and VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System Data Using National Caner Datatbase(NCDB)-Upadhyay, S, Dahal, S, Silberstein, P.-AVAHO, September 2014, Portland, OR. Poster Presentation, 2014
  • Demographic and Other Characteristics of Nodal Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Managed in Academic Versus Non-Academic Centers-Bhatt, VR., Dahal, S., Bociek, GR., Silberstein, Peter., Armitage, JO-Pan Pacific Lymphoma Conference, July 2014, Kohala Coast, HI. Poster Presentation, 2014
  • Chemotherapy Use in Stage III Colon Cancer: A National Cancer Data Base (NCDB) Analysis-Dahal, Sumit, Bhatt, Vijaya Raj, Silberstein, Peter-J Clin Oncol 32;5s, 2014 (suppl: abstr 3576). ASCO Annual Meeting, May 2014, Chicago, IL. Poster Presentation, 2014
  • Clincopathologic Characteristics and Management of Trends of Cutaneous Melanoma Among Older Patients: A National Cancer Data Base(NCDB) Analysis-Raj Bhait, Vijaya, Shrestha, Rajesh, Krishnamurthy, Jairam, Mosalpuria, Kailash, Loberiza, Fausto R., Kishor Ganti, Apar, Silberstein, Peter-J Clin Oncol 32:5s, 2014 (suppl; abstr 9059). ASCO Annual Meeting, May 2014, Chicago, IL. Poster Presentation, 2014
  • Discrepencies in Treatment of Osteosarcoma According to Insurance Coverage: A Review of the National Cancer Data Base-Longo, Mimi, Silberstein, Peter-J Clin Oncol 32:5s, 2014 (suppl; abstr 10072). ASCO Annual Meeting, May 2014, Chicago, IL. Poster Presentation, 2014
  • Treatment Modalities Used for Stage III/IV Melanoma Therapy in Veterans Affairs Hospitals, AVAHO (Association of VA Hematology/Oncology)- Al Dhaybi, O, Bha, VR, Silberstein, P.T, October 2013. Poster Presentation, 2013
  • Demographic Differences Between Cancer Patients with Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Insurance and Those with Medicaid, Medicare, Private or No Insurance, AVAHO (Association of VA Hematology/Oncology) Sanders, S, Bha, VR, Silberstein, P.T, October 2013. Poster Presentation, 2013
  • Distribution of Stage IV Cervical Cancer Among Patients with Different Insurance., AVAHO (Association of VA Hematology/Oncology) Olsen D, Silberstein P.T, October 2013. Poster Presentation, 2013
  • "The Role of Tarceva (erlotinib) in the Treatment of Locally Advanced or Metastatic NSCLC after Chemotherapy Failure",, 2005
  • "Advances in the Treatment of Metastastic Colorectal Cancer", Des Moines, IA, 2005
  • "First-Line Therapy for Non Small Cell Lung Cancer", Central IA Oncology Nursing Society, Des Moines, IA, 2005
  • "The Changing Face of Chemotherapy for Colorectal Cancer" - The 13th Annual Management of Colon and Rectal Disease, Qwest Center, Omaha, NE, 2005
  • "The Role of Tarceva (erlotinib) in the Treatment of Locally Advanced or Metastatic NSCLC after Chemotherapy Failure", University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, 2005
  • "New Therapies for Lung Cancer", Kansas City, MO, 2005
  • "Transdermal Gels to Treat Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting", Oncology Section Research Conference, Lied Transplant Center, UNMC, Omaha, NE., 2005
  • "Advances in the Treatment of Early Stage Breast Cancer", Winner, S.D., 2005
  • "Advancing the CINV Treatment Paradigm", French Cafe, Omaha, NE, 2005
  • "Advancing the CINV Treatment Paradigm", Des Moines, IA, 2005
  • "Advancing the CINV Treatment Paradigm", Kearney, NE, 2005
  • "Advancing the CINV Treatment Paradigm", Indianapolis, IN, 2004
  • Silberstein, P.T., Jones, D.H., Ternent, C., Lynch, H.T., Regression of Colorectal Cancer Adenomas with Intravenous Chemotherapy in a Patient with Familial Adenomatous Polyposis., American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting - Poster Presentation - Supplement Abstract No: 1021, 2004
  • "Eributex" - Sioux Falls, S.D., 2004
  • Myleoproliferative Disorders Grand Rounds, 2004
  • Myleoproliferative Disorders Grand Rounds, 2004
  • Erbitux Treatment of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Omaha, NE, 2004
  • Update on Cancer Pain Lincoln, NE, 2004
  • New Advances in the Treatment of First Line Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Spokane, WA (third different site for this area), 2004
  • New Advances in the Treatment of First Line Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Coeur d'Alene, ID, 2004
  • New Advances in the Treatment of First Line Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Spokane, WA, 2004
  • New Advances in the Treatment of First Line Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Spokane, WA (additional site presentation), 2004
  • Advances in Chemotherapy for Colorectal Cancer Omaha, NE, 2004
  • Update in Breast Cancer Aberdeen, SD, 2004
  • Update in Breast Cancer Pierre, SD, 2004
  • Moderator of American Society of Hematology Review 2003 Marriot, Omaha NE, 2004
  • Controversies of Prevention and Early Detection of Breast Cancer Grand Rounds, 2003
  • Advances in the Treatment of Metastatic Breast Cancer North Platte, NE, 2003
  • Advances in the Treatment of Metastatic Breast Cancer Robinsdale, MN, 2003
  • "Advances in the Treatment of Metastatic Breast Cancer" - Waconia, MN, 2003
  • "Update in Treatment of Cancer Pain" - Grand Rounds - Creighton University Medical Center, 2003
  • "Bloodless Medicine and the Cancer Center" - Bloodless Medicine and Surgery Program Seminar, 2003
  • "Advances in the Treatment of Metastatic Breast Cancer" - Rapid City, SD, 2003
  • "Management of Cancer Pain" & "Treatment of Pain in Cancer" - 4th Annual Pain Management Conference: Mechanisms and Methods for Managing Pain - Omaha, NE, 2003
  • "New Advances in the Treatment of 1st Line NSCLC" - Oral Presentation - Minneapolis, MN, 2003
  • "Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting" - Oral Presentation - Omaha, NE, 2003
  • "New Advances in the Treatment of 2nd Lne NSCLC" - Oral Presentation - Council Bluffs, IA, 2002
  • "New Advances in the Treatment of 2nd Line NSCLC" - Oral Presentation - Shakopee, MN, 2002
  • "New Advances in the Treatment of 2nd Line NSCLC" - Oral Presentation - Burnsville, MN, 2002
  • "Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer" - Grand Rounds, Morrison Seminar Room, Creighton Universtiy Medical Center, 2002