Henry Ford Physician Appointed President of Michigan Otolaryngological Society

July 28, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DETROIT – Lamont Jones, M.D., MBA, vice chair for the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Henry Ford Health System, was today appointed president of the Michigan Otolaryngological Society (MOS). Dr. Jones will serve one year as president of MOS, ending in 2017.

The 19-member MOS board Dr. Jones will preside over works to address the specific needs of Otolaryngologists in the State of Michigan. MOS serves the Otolaryngology community by offering educational meetings, advocating for Otolaryngology at both state and federal levels, and working to advance the specialty of Otolaryngology.

Dr. Jones, who joined Henry Ford Health System in 2008, was appointed vice chair of the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery in 2011. He also serves as director of the Cleft and Craniofacial Team at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit.

Dr. Jones is board certified in Otolaryngology. He earned his medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School and his MBA from the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University. He completed his residency at the University of Michigan Health System and his fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the State University of New York Upstate Medical University.

More information about the Henry Ford Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, which specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of the ears, nose, throat and related structures of the head and neck. To learn more about MOS, please visit www.michiganoto.org.

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