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.