DUTCHESS COUNTY, N.Y. -- CareMount Medical recently announced that Dr. Diana L. Silverman has been named a 2017 recipient of Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce’s prestigious “Forty Under 40” award.
The annual award recognizes 40 individuals under the age of 40 who have shown a strong commitment to the Hudson Valley. Silverman is an experienced and accomplished breast surgical oncologist at CareMount Medical, and specializes in both benign and malignant breast diseases.
“I am honored to receive this recognition from the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce,” said Silverman. “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.”
Silverman resides in the Hudson Valley with her husband, Dr. Adam T. Silverman, a plastic and reconstructive surgeon, and their daughter, Alana. In her spare time, she volunteers at the Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation and Breast Cancer Options. She has also presented to medical professionals and breast cancer survivors across the country.
Prior to joining CareMount Medical, 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 received her undergraduate degree from Rutgers University and earned her medical degree from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. Her general surgery residency was completed at Midwestern University in Chicago.
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 5:00 p.m. at the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel & Conference Center ChangePoint Theatre. For additional information about on the award, click here.