About Jay Spence, MD.
Jay Spence, MD, FRCS(C) received his medical degree from the University of Western Ontario, Canada. After two years of internship, travel, and general practice, he specialized in obstetrics and gynecology. Having developed a particular interest in the medical issues of young females, he moved to London, England and studied under Professor Sir John Dewhurst at the Chelsea Hospital for Women and Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital.
After returning to Canada, Dr. Spence headed up the Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario. He became Chief of the Division of Reproductive Medicine, Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Ottawa Civic Hospital, and Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Ottawa. He has lectured throughout North America and abroad and has published numerous articles on his areas of interest.
Dr. Spence is now retired and dedicates his time to volunteer work. He and his wife of fifty years now live on beautiful Vancouver Island, British Columbia.