Dr. Leonard Spector, DDS

Dr. Leonard Spector, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery | Male | 61 years old

Dr. Spector received his undergraduate degree at the University of Vermont and his DDS degree from the University of Maryland Dental School, graduating second in his class. Dr Spector completed a residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery from the Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. in 1984 and has practiced in the greater Baltimore area for the past 30 years. He frequently lectures to local and national dental-related groups. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, a fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and of the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and a member of numerous national professional dental organizations including the American Dental Association, the Middle Atlantic Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and the Maryland State Dental Association. Dr. Spector is a past-president of the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the current president of the Harford Cecil Dental Society. He is a member of the Dean’s Faculty at the University of Maryland Dental School and is the Division Chief of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Medstar Franklin Square Hospital Center. On a personal note, Dr. Spector enjoys spending time with his family, gardening, traveling, and hiking. He is an avid road cyclist, having ridden his bicycle across the country in 2005. He resides in Stevenson, Maryland with his wife Barbara and cat Smokey. A complete curriculum vitae is available upon request.Read more

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Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Loose Teeth
  • Teething
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Toothache

Procedures Performed

  • Amalgam Dental Fillings
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Root Canal
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Whitening

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Education

  • Medical School
    University of Maryland / Baltimore College of Dental Surgery

    Graduated in 1981

  • Internship Hospital
    Washington Hospital Center
  • Residency Hospital
    Washington Hospital Center

    Completed in 1984

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Vermont

    Graduated in 1977

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

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Dr. Spector says...

Dr. Spector received his undergraduate degree at the University of Vermont and his DDS degree from the University of Maryland Dental School, graduating second in his class. Dr Spector completed a residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery from the Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. in 1984 and has practiced in the greater Baltimore area for the past 30 years. He frequently lectures to local and national dental-related groups.

He is a diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, a fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and of the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and a member of numerous national professional dental organizations including the American Dental Association, the Middle Atlantic Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and the Maryland State Dental Association.

Dr. Spector is a past-president of the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the current president of the Harford Cecil Dental Society. He is a member of the Dean’s Faculty at the University of Maryland Dental School and is the Division Chief of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Medstar Franklin Square Hospital Center.

On a personal note, Dr. Spector enjoys spending time with his family, gardening, traveling, and hiking. He is an avid road cyclist, having ridden his bicycle across the country in 2005. He resides in Stevenson, Maryland with his wife Barbara and cat Smokey.

A complete curriculum vitae is available upon request.