Lynda Mandell M.D. PLLC

"We rise by lifting others."
- Robert G. Ingersoll



Biography Of Dr. Mandell

Dr. Mandell has been an actively practicing physician for over 30 years. She has been published extensively and received multiple honors for her contributions to the medical community. Dr. Mandell currently maintains medical licenses in the states of New York, New Jersey, and Florida.


Medical Career

Dr. Mandell began her medical career as an oncologist in the subspecialty of Radiation Oncology as a resident at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. She next served at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center as chief resident and then as an attending physician. In 1990, she joined the medical staff of the Mount Sinai Medical Center in NYC, where she was an attending physician, Vice Chairman of the Dept. of Radiation Oncology, and a full professor of Radiation Oncology and Pediatrics.

Dr. Mandell In Office

She went on to complete residency training in Psychiatry to be better prepared to treat the psychological needs of her cancer patients. After years of experience as an attending psychiatrist at a major psychiatric facility in New Jersey, she opened a private psychiatry practice in New York City. She continued to practice Radiation Oncology, joining a nationally acclaimed multidisciplinary cancer group (NNJCA) of the Hackensack University Medical Center. In 2009, she decided to discontinue her oncology work to dedicate herself to her psychiatric practice on a full-time basis.

With increasing recognition of the significant impact of unaddressed weight problems on the emotional well-being of her patients, Dr. Mandell decided to commit to specialized training and ongoing education in the field of medicine dedicated to weight management. In 2017, she expanded her medical practice to include the New York City area.

Education:

• Brown University, M.A.
• George Washington University, Ph.D.
• Medical School: Medical College of Virginia, M.D.
• Johns Hopkins Hospital, Internship
• Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Residency in Radiation Oncology
• Bergen Regional Medical Center, Paramus, N.J. Residency in Psychiatry

Dr. Mandell In Lab Coat

Board Certifications:

• The American Board of Radiology (ABR)
• American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)

Professional Organizations (Partial list):

• American Psychiatric Association (APA)
• The Obesity Society (TOS)
• American College of Radiology (ACR)
• American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
• American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
• American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS)
• Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine
• New York Academy of Medicine
• Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY)
• American Medical Association (AMA)

Licenses:

• New York • New Jersey • Florida