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

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Brain Tumors (Primary & Metastatic)
  • Head & Neck Imaging
  • MR Angiography
  • MRI
  • 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
    Safety of MR scanning in patients with nonferromagnetic aneurysm clips.
    Pride GL, Kowal J, Mendelsohn DB, Chason DP, Fleckenstein JL J Magn Reson Imaging 2000 Jul 12 1 198-200
    Clinical outcome of unilateral stereotactic pallidotomy without microelectrode recording for intractable Parkinson's disease.
    Dewey RB, Giller CA, Broline SK, Mendelsohn DB, Lacritz LH, Cullum CM Parkinsonism Relat. Disord. 2000 Jan 6 1 7-16
    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
    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

    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