DETROIT – Lamont Jones, M.D., MBA, vice chair for the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Henry Ford Health System, was today awarded the Young Faculty Award from the Triological Society. The award was created in honor of George Adams, M.D., who was dedicated to fostering compassion in the delivery of care to patients and their families throughout his career.
The award certificate reads, “This honor was created to perpetuate the ideals of the great clinician, teacher and mentor for whom it was named and to bestow upon a worthy recipient the responsibility of furthering the highest standards of perfection in the study, teaching and practice of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.”
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 and serves as co-director of the Cleft and Craniofacial Team at Henry Ford Health System. Dr. Jones, a physician scientist, is also dedicated to translational research in the study of the pathogenesis and treatment of keloids.
He is board certified in Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery. 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.
For 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, visit www.henryford.com/ENT.