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      The providers at Novant Health Steele Creek Family Medicine are committed to caring for your family. They are board certified in family medicine and have years of experience caring for patients of all ages. Please choose a provider below to learn more:

      Mendelsohn, David Russell, MD

      Affiliated with Novant Health
      4.91 out of 5 | 173 reviews
      Family Medicine
      Novant Health Steele Creek Family Medicine
      (704) 316-1700
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      Patient Comments 23 reviews
      April 30, 2019
      Dr mendelson is always friendly and tries to get me feeling better
      -Patient in CHARLOTTE, NC

      April 25, 2019
      Dr. M is the best! Is a good listener and answers my questions in a way that I definitely understand
      -Patient in CHARLOTTE, NC

      April 05, 2019
      I absolutely love Doctor Mendelson. I drive over an hour to see him. He has always been great, got me on the right medications, my labs, weight loss, blood pressure, is all doing very well thanks to him and his team.
      -Patient in SMYRNA, SC

      March 30, 2019
      Dr. Mendelson has to be one of the nicest physicians I have ever been with.
      -Patient in CHARLOTTE, NC

      March 11, 2019
      very very good ! doctor is very understanding about my problem and explained my illness the best doctor!
      -Patient in CHARLOTTE, NC

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      Practice locations
      Novant Health Steele Creek Family Medicine
      (704) 316-1700

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      Medical School:
      UNC-Chapel Hill

      Atrium Health 2003

      Atrium Health 2005

      Board Certifications:
      Family Medicine

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      Dr. David R. Mendelsohn says variety is the spice of life, or at least the spice of his career. He chose family medicine because it allows him to see a variety of patients. Each day is different for Dr. Mendelsohn. Regardless of age or ailment, he sees his patients' health problems as challenges which keep him excited about his work. He offers care for hypertension, diabetes and high cholesterol. Dr. Mendelsohn’s goal is to help patients lead healthier lives. Outside of work, Dr. Mendelsohn stays active by hiking and snowboarding. He also enjoys traveling and taking pictures of his travels, especially when his wife comes with him. At home, Dr. Mendelsohn enjoys playing with his three dogs and cat and cheering for the UNC Tar Heels.

      Gender: Male