George F. Selhat, 93, of Jenkintown, a physician who practiced at Jeanes Hospital in Northeast Philadelphia for more than a half century, died Wednesday, May 14, of cancer at home.
Born and raised in Istanbul, Turkey, he moved to the United States in 1959.
Dr. Selhat graduated from the University of Istanbul in 1952 with a medical degree. He served a residency in medicine at Jeanes Hospital from 1959 to 1963, and an internship in internal medicine at Hahnemann University Hospital in 1964.
He maintained a private practice in internal medicine in Rockledge from 1963 to 2011; his affiliation with Jeanes Hospital stretched from 1959 to 2011.