Medical School University of the Witwatersrand (1974)
Internship University of the Witwatersrand (1975), General Surgery
Internship University of the Witwatersrand (1975), Internal Medicine
Internship Baragwanath Hospital (1976), Sr. Intern in Pediatrics
Residency Johannesburg Hospital (1981), Diagnostic Radiology
Fellowship Johannesburg Hospital (1982), Neuroradiology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Brain Tumors (Primary & Metastatic)
  • Neuro-Oncology

Research Interest

  • Head and neck radiology
  • Neuroradiology


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Hypoxia imaging in brain tumors.
Yetkin FZ, Mendelsohn DB Neuroimag Clin N Am 2002 12 537-552
Reduction of corpus callosum growth after severe traumatic brain injury in children.
Levin HS, Benavidez DA, Verger-Maestre K, Perachio N, Song J, Mendelsohn DB, Fletcher JM Neurology 2000 54(3) 647-653
Safety of MR scanning in patients with nonferromagnetic aneurysm clip.
Pride GL, Kowal J, Mendelsohn DB, Chason DP, Fleckenstein JL JMRI 2000 12 198-200
Word fluency in relation to severity of closed head injury, associated frontal brain lesions, and age at injury in children.
Levin HS, Song J, Ewing-Cobbs L, Chapman SB, Mendelsohn DB Brain & Language 2000 74(3) 546-548
Clinical outcome of unilateral stereotatic pallidotomy without microelectrode recording for intractable Parkinson's disease.
Dewey RB Jr, Giller CA, Broline SK, Mendelsohn DB, Lacritz LH, Cullum CM Parkinsonism Rel Dis 2000 6 7-16

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society of Neuroradiology (Senior Member)
  • American Society of Pediatric Neuroradiology
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • Radiological Society of North America
  • Texas Medical Association