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Dr. Michael Mendelson
Dr. Mendelson is originally from Long Island, New York. He graduated cum laude from Long Island University in 1965 with a degree in chemistry. He went on to Rutgers University for graduate school earning a masterís degree in biochemistry in 1967. Following graduate school, Dr. Mendelson moved to Washington, DC to attend George Washington University School of Medicine. He graduated with honors from GWU in 1971 as a member of the Smith Reed Russell Honor Society. He completed his internship and residency training also at George Washington University. In 1974, Dr. Mendelson moved to Denver where he completed a fellowship in gastroenterology at the University of Colorado Medical Center. Having had enlisted in the United States Air Force, at the completion of his fellowship, Dr. Mendelson was transferred to Carswell Air Force Base in Fort Worth, Texas where he became a Major and Chief of Gastroenterology. Once his service in the USAF was complete, Dr. Mendelson went into private practice in Arlington, joining a multi-specialty group, Internal Medicine Associates of Arlington. In 1981, Dr. Mendelson began a single-specialty partnership with retired USAF Colonel, David Langdon, MD, which ultimately became Arlington Gastroenterology Associates, LLP. In September of 2007, the partners of Arlington Gastroenterology Associates made the unanimous decision to join their fellow colleagues in Texas Digestive Disease Consultants, PA.
Dr. Mendelson is board certified in gastroenterology. He is a member of the American Gastroenterology Association, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, American College of Gastroenterology, Texas Medical Association, and the Tarrant County Medical Society.
Dr. Mendelson enjoys sailing, skiing, building and flying model airplanes, and spending time with his grandchildren. He is the father of four grown children and currently resides with his wife in Arlington.