Dr. Alan Mendelsohn, MD

Dr. Alan Mendelsohn, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Alan Mendelsohn, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

4651 Sheridan St Ste 100

Hollywood, FL 33021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Davis Vision
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
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Dr. Mendelsohn's Experience

Dr. Mendelsohn's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Mendelsohn's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mendelsohn "Alan D. Mendelsohn, M.D. has been an ophthalmologist in Broward County for twenty-four years. He attended Northwestern University's Honors Program in Medical Education and Northwestern University Medical School, where he also completed his residency training in Ophthalmology. At the completion of this training, he was honored by the prestigious Heed Ophthalmic Foundation as one of the ten most outstanding graduating ophthalmologists in the United States. Dr. Mendelsohn and his family moved to South Florida in 1986, where he completed a Fellowship at the renowned Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in corneal transplant surgery and corneal refractive surgery. While practicing in South Florida, he has been actively engaged in organized medicine at the local, state, and national levels. He served as president of the Florida Society of Ophthalmology in 1996 and led that organization's public policy efforts for more than a decade. Dr. Mendelsohn is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Mendelsohn has also held numerous leadership positions in both the Broward County Medical Association and in the Florida Medical Association. He has received several national awards for his efforts and for his leadership from such organizations as the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Florida Medical Association, and the Florida Society of Ophthalmology. Dr. Mendelsohn has written articles for numerous scientific publications and has presented his findings at international and national ophthalmology society conferences."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mendelsohn "We know how important it is to provide families with the best health care possible.  Eye Surgeons and Consultants is one of the most respected ophthalmology groups in South Florida.  Our physician, Alan Mendelsohn, MD provides up-to-date eye care services with state of the art equipment in a beautiful and relaxing office setting.  We are proud of our dedicated and caring team of professionals that make up our office staff, each member having the common goal of providing the best eye care possible."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Mendelsohn does not have any board certifications listed.

15  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

1 Sanction
  • Disciplinary action in another state (3/22/2016)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Pennsylvania
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Ill Masonic Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Miami Bascom Palmer Eye I
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Mendelsohn has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Mendelsohn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mendelsohn's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mendelsohn to family and friends
58 total reviews (49 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (58)

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Dr. Mendelsohn's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (49)

Dr. Mendelsohn has taken care of 3 generations of my family and extended family for many years. He has even taken the time to see family members off operational hours for eye emergencies. Dr.Mendelsohn takes his time and is very thorough and explains everything at a level of understanding. A lot of...more
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Dr. Mendelsohn goes above and beyond to treat you with the upmost respect while you are in his office. I am very comfortable being there. His extensive knowledge and background training lives up to all of his rave reviews. I just purchased my first pair of corrective glasses and he made feel great...more
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I cannot say enough good things about Dr. Mendelsohn and his staff. I found the staff to be professional and courteous. I was nervous about having cataract surgery. Dr. Mendelsohn explained everything in detail and was sincerely concerned that I understood the procedure and felt at ease going...more
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Dr. Mendelsohn, has changed my life with his suggestion of Multi Focal lenses with my cataract surgery. I am a very active 57 yr old and no longer need contacts or glasses to help with my vision. He and his staff answered all of my questions fully. The procedure was easy as was the recovery. ...more
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I have been going to Dr. Mendelsohns office for over 10 years now , he is my parents eye doctor as well. His office has really reasonable hours and you can always get an appointment where it doesn't affect your work schedule. I always feel very taken cared of whenever I am seen by him or one of his...more
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