Michael Spector
801 S. Paulina St.
  • Michael
  • Spector
  • DMD, MS
  • Clinical Associate Professor

Education & Career

  • DMD-Temple University School of Dentistry
  • Master and Specialty Certificate in Periodontics and AEGD- Columbia University School of Dentistry

Professional Affiliations & Certifications

  • Member-American Association of Dental Education
  • Member-American Dental Association
  • Member American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine

Clinical Activities and Specialties

A Managing Partner in the Mozart Clinic.

Research Interests

  • Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • Dental Sleep Medicine
  • Educational Methodologies


Selected Publications

Patterns of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among dental patients. Kummet CM, Spector ML, Dawson DV, Fischer M, Holmes DC, Warren J, Nisly NL. J Public Health Dent. 2015 Spring;75(2):109-17.

Complementary and alternative medicine in predoctoral dental curricula: an exploratory survey of U.S. dental schools. Spector ML, Kummet CM, Holmes DC. J Dent Educ. 2013 Dec;77(12):1610-

Complementary and alternative medicine usage by patients of a dental school clinic. Spector ML, Fischer M, Dawson DV, Holmes DC, Kummet C, Nisly NL, Baker KA. Spec Care Dentist. 2012 Sep-Oct;32(5):177-83.

Correlation of quantity of dental students' clinical experiences with faculty evaluation of overall clinical competence: a twenty-two-year retrospective investigation. Spector M, Holmes DC, Doering JV. J Dent Educ. 2008 Dec;72(12):1465-71