Board Certification(s)

  • Otolaryngology
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Otology/Neurotology



University of California – Davis
Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery
Davis, CA

Vanderbilt University
Otology – Neurotology
Nashville, TN

Internship and Residency

McGill University
Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
Quebec, Canada

Medical School

Tufts University School of Medicine
Boston, MA


Spiros Manolidis, MD attended medical school at Tufts University School of Medicine and completed internship and residency in Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery at McGill University. Dr. Manolidis is dual fellowship trained in Otology – Neurotology with Glassock & Jackson at Vanderbilt University as well as in Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery at UC Davis in California. He is board Certified in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery as well as Otology – Neurotology. He brings 20 years of experience in the fields of Skull Base Surgery, Otology, Neurotology and Head & Neck Surgery.

Dr. Manolidis began practicing at Texas Medical Center where he was faculty at Baylor College of Medicine. He was based at Methodist Hospital, Texas children’s hospital, St Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Ben Taub General Hospital and the Houston VA. During his time at Texas Children’s Hospital, Dr. Manolidis founded and directed the Hearing Center, a multidisciplinary endeavor for children with hearing loss and deafness. He also directed the pediatric head and neck surgery and skull base surgery unit at Texas Children’s Hospital. He was subsequently the director of Otology, Skull Base Surgery and Head & Neck Surgery at Columbia University / New York Presbyterian Hospital with a dual appointment in Otolaryngology & Neurosurgery.

Dr. Manolidis is extensively published, has been the recipient of NIH and NSF grants and the recipient of numerous awards including from the Collegium Otolaryngologicum society as well as the highest honors at Baylor College of Medicine and Columbia University. He holds several patents for medical devices, including robotics. He has professional membership in most national and international societies that relate to his field including: the AAO, ANS, AOS, AH&NS, FACS, FRCS(C), Politzer, European Academy of Sciences, Collegium Otolaryngologicum, etc… He has participated extensively in both humanitarian and educational missions in Southeast Asia and the Mediterranean basin countries.

Dr. Manolidis will be located at 1600 West College Suite 555, Grapevine, Texas 76051. He welcomes any referrals for Otolaryngology with emphasis in Otology – Neurotology / Skull Base Surgery.