Guy DaSilva, MD
1956 – 2014
Guy DaSilva, MD was a respected authority in numerous medical fields including Hematology, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Internal Medicine, Antiaging, Regenerative, and Functional Medicine. Dr. DaSilva was highly specialized in a combination of 24 years worth of traditional medicine and the BioAge® System of Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes, which he created.
He graduated from Southampton College in 1978 with a degree in biochemistry, then spent three years at New York University College of Dentistry, where he became a devout student of the basic medical sciences.
Dr. DaSilva later earned his medical degree at the Spartan Health Sciences University School of Medicine in 1986 in the British West Indies. The next six years of his life were spent in formal residency and fellowship training in a variety of medical specialties including Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at the Brooklyn Hospital Center, State University of New York Downstate Medical College, Internal Medicine at St. Vincent’s Medical Center, New York Medical College, Hematology/Hematopathology and Molecular Diagnostic Medicine at Hartford Hospital, and Surgical Pathology & Cytopathology at North Shore University Hospital, Cornell Medical School. He was beyond thankful for the tremendous foundation of basic medical education he received that set the stage for the next exciting journey that was to come.
After many years of training, Dr. DaSilva took his first position as an assistant professor of Medicine & Pathology at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He held the title of Director of Hematology & Hematopathology at the KU Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas. Shortly after, he was recruited by a biotechnology company in New England, where he was appointed the Director of Forcyte® Laboratory, one of the largest diagnostic facilities in the US responsible for developing biomarkers for early detection of cancer. Years later Dr. DaSilva became the CEO and Medical Director of HemePath Institute, an internationally recognized laboratory dedicated to diagnosing the most complex hematopoietic diseases and cancers of the bone marrow and lymphatic system.
After many successful years in conventional medicine he felt that he had made his mark as an expert in many fields. This was until disease hit his family. It was here that his faith in the conventional medicine approach would be shaken and his view of the current medical system changed forever.
Please read why he chose to practice alternative medicine.