Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Joseph Spiegel, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Co-Director, Voice and Swallowing Center

Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery - Voice & Swallowing

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Office Locations

925 Chestnut Street
7th Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6760
Fax: (215) 503-3736

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Voice/vocal cord specialists


  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School


  • Medical University of South Carolina


  • University of Michigan Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Recent Publications

Open vs. endoscopic cricopharyngeal myotomy; Is there a difference?

Safety and efficacy of functional laryngectomy for end-stage dysphagia

Open approaches to cricopharyngeal hypertonicity and hypopharyngeal diverticulum

A Rare Case of Carcinoma Cuniculatum Involving the Larynx in Association with a Saccular Cyst

Ultrasonic surgical aspirator-assisted phonosurgery: A novel technique for laryngeal cartilage dissection

Efficacy of large-diameter dilatation in cricopharyngeal dysfunction

Laryngeal alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma involving the true vocal fold in an adult: Case report

Epileptic laryngospasm presenting as a primary sleep disturbance

Detection of merkel cell carcinoma polyomavirus in mucosal merkel cell carcinoma

Endostitch-assisted endoscopic zenker's diverticulostomy: A tried approach for difficult cases

Endostitch-assisted endoscopic Zenker's diverticulostomy: A tried approach for difficult cases

Readability analysis of patient information on the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery website

Lingual abscess from a grill cleaning brush bristle

Tracheal stenosis after placement of percutaneous dilational tracheotomy

Identification and Monitoring of the Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve During Thyroidectomy

Cervical discitis and epidural abscess after tonsillectomy

A third branchial pouch cyst presenting as a lateral neck mass in an adult

Treatment of chronic posterior laryngitis with esomeprazole

Increased incidence of carcinoma of the tongue in patients with systemic sclerosis

Thyroplasty revisions: Frequency and predictive factors