Michael Spektor, DDS
Dr. Michael Spektor taught periodontics for 25 years at the University of Washington School of Dentistry, all while maintaining a successful private practice. Dr. Michael received his Doctorate in Dentistry from the University of Illinois School of Dentistry. He completed a hospital residency at Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago, practiced general dentistry, and later received his Periodontics degree at the University of Washington School of Dentistry.
Dr. Spektor believes patient education is essential, and works closely with patients to empower them to be partners in their care. From his early days as a graduate student, Dr. Spektor has believed strongly in collaborating with general dentists and other dental specialists to provide the best treatment planning and outcomes for patients. His peers recognize Dr. Spektor year after year as a Seattle Met Top Dentist. He advocates for dentists and patients at the national and local level. Dr. Spektor served as president of the Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity and as chair of DentPac, the political action committee of the Washington State Dental Association.