David Mandelbaum, MD

David Mandelbaum, MD, PhD

Neurology Providence, RI

Professor of Neurology & Pediatrics Brown University Hasbro Children's Hospital

Office Address

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  • 593 Eddy St
    George Building
    Providence, RI 02903
    Phone: (401) 444-4345


  • Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics at Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Director of Child Neurology at Hasbro Children's Hospital in Providence RI. Board certified in Pediatrics, Child Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology and Neurodevelopmental Disabilities.

Dr. Mandelbaum's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neurology: Child Neurology, Epilepsy
  • Clinical Interests: Child Neurology; Pediatric Epilepsy; Neurophysiology

Dr. Mandelbaum's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Consulting Pediatric NeurologistWomen and Infants' Hospital
    Providence, RI
  • Director, Child NeurologyRhode Island and Hasbro Children's Hospitals
    Providence, RI
    Attending Physician (2003)
  • Professor of Neurology and PediatricsBrown University
    Providence, RI
  • Professor of Pediatrics and NeurologyRobert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Piscataway, NJ
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology (1991-2001); Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology (1985-1991); Director, Division of Child Neurology(1985-2003)
  • Attending PhysicianRobert Wood Johnson University Hospital
    New Brunswick, NJ
    Chief of the Division of Child Neurology
  • Attending PhysicianCentraState Medical Center
    Township, NJ
  • Consulting Pediatric NeurologistSomerset Medical Center
    Somerville, NJ
  • Attending PhysicianSt. Peter's Medical Center
    New Brunswick, NJ
    Director Pediatric Clinical Neurophysiology (1986-2003); Chief Division of Child Neurology (1985-2003)

Dr. Mandelbaum's Education & Medical Training

  • Columbia-Presbyterian Medical CenterColumbia-Presbyterian Medical CenterFellowship, Pediatric Neurology
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia CampusNew York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia CampusResidency, Neurology
  • Yale-New Haven HospitalYale-New Haven HospitalResidency, Pediatrics
  • Columbia Univ Coll of Phys & SurgColumbia University College of Physicians and SurgeonsMedical School
  • Columbia University Graduate School of Arts and SciencesColumbia University Graduate School of Arts and SciencesOther Training, PhD, Physiology
  • Columbia College, Columbia UniversityColumbia College, Columbia UniversityOther Training, BA

Dr. Mandelbaum's Certifications & Licensure

  • RI State Medical LicenseRI State Medical License2002 - 2014
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatrics, 1987, Current
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology, 1987, Current
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology, 2011, Current
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology, 2013, Current

Dr. Mandelbaum's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Medical Scientist Training Program
  • Titus Munson Coan Prize
  • Dr. William Perry Watson Prize in Pediatrics
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Dr. Mandelbaum's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Attention Deficity Hyperactivity Syndrome Associated with Orbitofrontal Epilepsy in a Father and Son.Powell, A., Yudd, A., Zee, P., Mandelbaum, D., Neuropsychiatry, Neuropsychology, & Behavioral Neurology
  • The Effect of Seizure Type and Medication on Cognitive and Behavioral Functioning in Children with Idiopathic Epilepsy.Mandelbaum, D.E., Burack, G, Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology
  • Hereditary Febrile Seizures: Phenotype and Evidence for a Chromosome 19p Locus.Kugler, S.L., Stenroos, E.S., Mandelbaum,D.E., Lehner, T., McKoy, V.V., Prossick, T., Sasvari,J., Swannick, K., Katz, J., Johnson, W.G, American Journal of Medical Genetics
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Current Therapy in Pediatrics.Chapter: Cerebral Edema and Pseudotumor Cerebri.
    Mandelbaum, D.E., Taft, L.T., Weinmann, H.M
    Editors: Eichenwald, Stroder, ed.Year-Book, Inc. , St. Louis
    Edition 3,
  • Current Therapy in Pediatrics.Chapter: Acute Ataxia
    Taft, L.T., Mandelbaum, D.E., Weinmann, H.M
    Editors: Eichenwald, Stroder, ed.Mosby Year-Book, Inc., St. Louis Mo
    Edition 3,
  • Pediatric Neurology: Cerebral Palsy.Chapter: Continuum
    Mandelbaum, D.E. and Paneth, and N
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  • Modulation of Muscle Contraction by a Serotonergic Neuron: Possible Role of Cyclic AMP.Weiss, K.R., Schonberg, M., Cohen, J., Mandelbaum, D., Kupfermann, I., Abstr. Soc. Neuro.
  • Acute Cerebellar Ataxia; A possible Etiologic Role for Group A Beta Hemolytic Streptococcal Infection.Mandelbaum, D.E. and Boppana S, Neurology
  • Intracranial Hemorrhage After Transfusion in Sickle Cell Disease: A Case Report Illustrating Anatomical and Rheological Risk Factors.Mandelbaum, D.E., Schmalzer, E., Chien, S., Usami, S., Piomelli, S. and DeVivo, D.C, Child Neurology Society Annual Meeting
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  • Cognitive Aspects of Epilepsy and Anticonvulsant Medications.Weill Cornell Medical College Epilepsy Conference
  • EEG in Term and Pre-Term Infants.Neonatal Fellowship Lecture, UMDNJ
  • Mini Medical School, (high school students): Child Neurology.Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
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Other Languages

  • Spanish, Hebrew

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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