Full Name: Martin Silbersweig, MD
Date of Death: Monday, January 9, 2023
Martin Silbersweig, MD, 96, of Tenafly, NJ, passed away on January 9, 2023. Beloved husband, father, and grandfather, he was an outstanding internist for over 45 years. “His knowledge was prodigious, his diagnostic ability legendary, and all tempered by an unfailing humanity.” A graduate of Columbia College and College of Physicians & Surgeons, he trained at Mount Sinai and Columbia Presbyterian; and served as a Navy physician in the Korean War prior to private practice. Upon retiring from the Englewood Hospital Medical Staff in 2004, he assumed Emeritus status. Predeceased by his daughter Susan, he is survived by his loving wife Jean; son David and his wife Emily; daughter Laurie and her husband Lew; son-in-law Tod; and grandchildren Andrew, Lauren, Arielle, and Joshua.