Jared E. Spector, MD, came to Mann ENT after completing a six-year residency in Otolaryngology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Prior to this, he earned his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine, and was awarded entry to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society, while still in his Junior year.

He graduated summa cum laude from Vanderbilt University, with an undergraduate degree in chemistry. While at Vanderbilt, he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa while in his Junior year.

During his residency, he did extensive training at the Vanderbilt Voice Center, as well as with international leaders in the field of Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery. Dr. Spector is board-certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and an Associate of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy.

He is interested in listening to and playing music, as well as software development. His wife, Nicole Spector, is also a physician. They have four sons.

 

EDUCATION AND PRACTICE

Mann Ear, Nose and Throat Clinic

 2000 - Present

 

Otolaryngology Residency

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1994-2000

 

Doctorate of Medicine

Baylor College of Medicine, 1990-1994

 

Bachelor of Arts

Vanderbilt University, 1986-1990
Major: Chemistry

SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

Member, North Carolina Medical Board (Licensed, 2000)

Member, American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery (Board Certified, 2000)

Member, American Medical Association

Associate, American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy

HONORS AND AWARDS

Residency, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

2000 Special Award, Resident Research Competition for “Prevention of Anterior Glottic Restenosis in a Canine Model Using Topical Mitomycin-C”
Nashville, TN

1999 The James Harrill Award, First Place, Research Competition for “Preservation of Function and Histologic Appearance in the Injured Canine Glottis Using Topical Mitomycin-C” The American Laryngological, Rhinological and Otological Society, Southern Section, New Orleans, LA

1999 Second Place, Research Presentation Award for “Preservation of Function and Histologic Appearance in the Injured Canine Glottis Using Topical Mitomycin-C” The American Laryngological, Rhinological and Otological Society
Southern Section, New Orleans, LA

 

Medical School, Baylor College of Medicine

1993 First Ballot Election to Alpha Omega Alpha, National Medical Honor Society

1994 Graduated "with Honors" in recognition of Performance in the Basic Sciences and Clinical Clerkships

1994 Awarded "High Honors" for Exceptional Academic Performance in the Basic Sciences

 

Undergraduate, Vanderbilt University

1990 Salutatorian Award for Graduating Class of 1990

1990 Graduated Summa Cum Laude

1989 Elected Phi Beta Kappa in Junior Year

1989 Department Award for Excellence in Chemistry

1989 Elected to College Scholars Program for Advanced Study

1989 Accepted for Michael E. DeBakey Surgical Clerkship Program, Baylor College of Medicine

RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS

2003 Spector N. Spector J. Ellis DL. Reinisch L. Reduction in lateral thermal damage using heat-conducting templates: a comparison of continuous wave and pulsed CO2 lasers. Lasers in Surgery & Medicine. 32(2):94-100, 2003.

2002 Spector N. Reinisch L. Spector J. Ellis DL. Free-electron laser and heat-conducting templates: a study of reducing cutaneous lateral thermal damage. Lasers in Surgery & Medicine. 30(2):117-22, 2002.

2001 Spector JE. Werkhaven JA. Spector NC. Huang S. Sanders D. Reinisch L. Prevention of anterior glottic restenosis in a canine model with topical mitomycin-C. Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology. 110(11):1007-10, 2001 Nov.

1999 Spector JE. Werkhaven JA. Spector NC. Huang S. Page RN. Baranowski B. Luther M. McGehee B. Reinisch L. Preservation of function and histologic appearance in the injured glottis with topical mitomycin-C. Laryngoscope. 109(7 Pt 1):1125-9, 1999 Jul.

PRESENTATIONS

2000 "Prevention of Anterior Glottic Restenosis in a Canine Model Using Topical Mitomycin-C"
Presented at the Combined Otologic Spring Meeting, Orlando

1999 "Preservation of Function and Histologic Appearance in the Injured Canine Glottis Using Topical Mitomycin-C"
Presented at the Southern Section of the American Triological Society, New Orleans

1997 "Incidence and Etiology of Dysphonia"
Presented at the Vanderbilt University Research Forum, Nashville

1992 "Topographic Brain Mapping of Auditory Event-Related Potentials Using a Temporal Resolution Paradigm"
Mentor: James Jerger
Baylor College of Medicine Research Forum