Arizona Center for Cancer Care has brought together the top specialists in cancer treatment, technology and research in order to provide the most cutting-edge, patient-focused service in the state – and beyond.
David Mendelson, MDMedical Oncology
- Language(s): English
- College: University of Michigan
- Medical School: Ohio State University
- Internship: Ohio State University
- Residency: Ohio State University
- Fellowship: Duke University
- Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine: Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
Dr. David S. Mendelson specializes in medical oncology and hematology. His clinical interests include the management of patients with hematologic disorders, prostate cancer and lung cancer; with a particular interest in drug development.
Dr. Mendelson joined Arizona Center for Cancer Care in 2013, when his team at Pinnacle Oncology Hematology partnered with the practice. He received his medical degree and completed internal medicine residency at Ohio State University. After completing his fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Duke University, he joined the faculty as a clinical instructor and research fellow in immuno-hematology. During his 30-plus year career in the Valley, Dr. Mendelson has served as chairman of the Department of Medicine and executive committee member at Thunderbird Samaritan (Banner) Medical Center. In 2001, he joined the University of Arizona as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine working with Dr. Gordon to create the Drug Development Program of the Arizona Cancer Center, Greater Phoenix Area. With the development of Pinnacle Oncology Hematology in 2005, Dr. Mendelson continued his interests in drug development.
Dr. Mendelson has been a consultant to pharmaceutical industry drug development and for the National Cancer Institute’s drug assessment programs.
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