Arlene Weinshelbaum, MD

Board-Certified Radiologist in Gainesville, Florida

Dr. Weinshelbaum, or Dr. A, as many of her patients and staff call her, has more than 35 years of experience in breast care and imaging. Dedicated to providing patients with comprehensive, state-of-the-art breast imaging in an attractive, comfortable environment, she established the Gainesville Women’s Center for Radiology in 1982. Its principal goal is saving lives through the early detection of breast cancer—a concept that experience at this Center center has validated. From its inception, the center has served more than 70,000 women.

Medical School
University of Chicago, The Pritzker School of Medicine

University of Minnesota Hospital

University of Florida College of Medicine, Shands Teaching Hospital

Board Certifications

American Board of Radiology



Dr. Weinshelbaum received her medical degree from the University of Chicago where she was awarded the American Medical Women’s Association Award for Scholastic Achievement and was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Medical Society. Her Diagnostic Radiology residence was completed at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, Florida.

She established the area’s first diagnostic mammography center giving same-day results to patients, incorporating breast ultrasound and case-appropriate stereotactic and ultrasound core breast biopsy, and more recently providing digital breast tomosynthesis (3-D breast imaging) for every patient.

Dr. Weinshelbaum is Board Certified by the American College of Radiology in Diagnostic Radiology, is a Diplomate of the American Board of Radiology, and is a member of the Society of Breast Imaging and the Radiological Society of North America.

Dr. Weinshelbaum’s office is in Gainesville, FL, where she sees patients from Newberry, Alachua, Micanopy, Hawthorne, and the surrounding areas.


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