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James Spencer

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  • University of Tennessee

  • The Mount Sinai Medical Center

  • M.D., Columbia University

  • Columbia University


    Dr. Spencer is an internationally recognized expert in skin cancer treatment and cosmetic dermatology. A frequent speaker at medical symposiums both here and abroad, he is a sought after educator for other physicians to learn cosmetic and laser surgery, and is the author of over 60 scientific publications. He received his graduate degree in Molecular Biology from Stanford University and his Medical degree from Columbia University.

    He trained in Dermatology at the Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York and completed a fellowship in Mohs micrographic surgery, a highly specialized technique for the treatment of skin cancer that allows the highest cure rates possible.

    He has previously been the Director of Mohs and Dermatologic Surgery at the University of Miami and most recently the Director of of Mohs and Dermatologic Surgery at The Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. He has now relocated to practice in the Tampa Bay area.

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Dr.Spencer is not currently required to report Industry relationships.

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

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Icahn (East) Building Floor 2nd Fl. -Dermatology Room L2-28 (Box 1047)
1425 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10029

Tel: 212-659-9530


Spencer Dermatology
Carillon Outpatient Center, 900 Carillon Parkway, Suite 404
Saint Petersburg, FL 33716

Tel: 727-572-1333


900 Carillon Parkway
Suite 404
St. Petersburg, FL 33716

Tel: 727-572-1333