Silvia Puertas García graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the Universidad de Málaga in 2002. Subsequently she worked as an ambulatory emergency physician. Later on she became general and emergency physician at the Salus Clinics Fuengirola and Benalmádena for many years.
In 2013 she finished her specialty in Medicina del Trabajo. Since then she is a member of the Asociación Malagueña de Medicina Laboral.
From the very beginning she is a member of the Muy Ilustre Colegio de Médicos de Málaga.