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‘IT WAS SURREAL’

Physician pair grapples with COVID-19, facilitates patient communication with families

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Dan and Tam Fenster have both been on the front lines of fighting COVID-19.

In early March, Edgemont resident Daniel Fenster was standing in front of his first COVID-19 patient at New York-Columbia Presbyterian. He was focused on the task at hand, but he couldn’t hold back the thoughts flooding his mind:

“Am I going to be okay?”

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Dan and his son Caleb.

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Dan and Tam Fenster with daughter Kayana.

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