MOUNT KISCO – CareMount Medical has announced Dr. Diana L. Silverman has been named a 2017 recipient for Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce’s prestigious “Forty Under 40 Mover & Shaker Award” award. The annual award recognizes 40 individuals under the age of 40 who have shown a strong commitment to the Hudson Valley.
According to CareMount, Dr. Silverman is a highly experienced and accomplished breast surgical oncologist at CareMount Medical.
“I am honored to receive this recognition from the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce,” said Dr. Diana L. Silverman of CareMount Medical. “My passion is to provide expert surgical care along with unparalleled warmth and compassion to patients facing the diagnosis of breast cancer in the Hudson Valley. The most rewarding part of my job is telling a patient they are officially cancer-free after completing their surgical treatment.”
Prior to joining CareMount Medical, Dr. Silverman was a breast surgical oncologist and Breast Program Leader at the Herb & Sue Ann Redl Center for Cancer Care at MidHudson Regional Hospital. She is a graduate of the Surgical Society of Oncology Accredited Breast Fellowship Program at Fox Chase Cancer Center; a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center located in Philadelphia, PA. It was here that she had specialized training with internationally recognized experts in the field of surgical oncology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, pathology and breast imaging. She received her undergraduate degree from Rutgers University and earned her medical degree from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Silverman completed her surgical internship at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey where she was elected the Chief Surgery Intern. Her general surgery residency was then completed at Midwestern University in Chicago, IL where she trained at one of the top Children’s Hospitals and Trauma Hospitals in the country. Dr. Silverman was elected Chief Surgery Resident for her final year of residency.
Dr. Silverman resides in the Hudson Valley with her husband, Dr. Adam T. Silverman, a plastic and reconstructive surgeon, and daughter, Alana.
In her spare time, Dr. Silverman volunteers at the Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation and Breast Cancer Options. She has also presented to medical professionals and breast cancer survivors at multiple venues across the country.
Dr. Diana L. Silverman will be recognized at the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce’s “Forty Under 40” awards ceremony on Tuesday, April 25 at the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel and Conference Center and ChangePoint Theatre.
For more information visit: www.dcrcoc.org/40under40.