Dr. Leo Reuben Spector MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Leo Spector is an orthopedic surgeon in Charlotte, North Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Carolinas Medical Center and Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Massachusetts Medical School and has been in practice for 13 years. Dr. Spector accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 89 doctors at Carolinas Medical Center and one of 61 at Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Carolinas Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Massachusetts
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2002–2006

University of Massachusetts Medical School
Class of 2001

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Management of symptomatic lumbar degenerative disk disease.
Madigan, L., Vaccaro, A.R., Spector, L.R., Milam, R.A.

Cauda equina syndrome.
Spector, L.R., Madigan, L., Rhyne, A., Darden, B., Kim, D.

Use of computed tomography to predict failure of nonoperative treatment of unilateral facet fractures of the cervical spine.
Spector, L.R., Kim, D.H., Affonso, J., Albert, T.J., Hilibrand, A.S., Vaccaro, A.R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Select
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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