The Physicians and Audiologists of MMENT are here to address your ear, nose and throat concerns.
We have implemented numerous new safety protocols, in accordance with CDC guidelines for COVID-19, to ensure the safety of our patients and staff. For your safety we have transitioned to on-line patient registration and contactless patient check-in. We look forward to helping you in any way possible.

Meet the Staff

Dr. Mark Lebeda

Mark Lebeda, M.D.

Dr. Lebeda graduated from Luther College in Decorah, Iowa in 1988 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biology. He completed medical school at the University of Iowa in 1992 and went on to complete his residency in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Rochester at Strong Memorial Hospital in 1997. More...

Dr. Eric Goebel

Eric Goebel, M.D.

Dr. Goebel graduated from the University of Michigan in 1989 with a bachelor's degree in Cellular and Molecular Biology.  He completed medical school at The Ohio State University in 1993, and went on to complete his residency in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Iowa in 2000.  More...

Dr. Ahmed Sufyan

Ahmed Sufyan, M.D.

Dr. Ahmed Sufyan was born and raised in Dearborn, Michigan. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from Wayne State University where he graduated Summa Cum Laude (top 1%) and was a recipient of a presidential scholarship. More...

Dr. Jason Chesney

Jason Chesney, D.O.

Dr. Chesney was born and raised in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He received a bachelor’s degree in the Honors Program in Movement Science from the Department of Kinesiology at the University of Michigan. More...

Dr. Danielle Gainor

Danielle Gainor, M.D.

Dr. Danielle Gainor is originally from Greenville, PA and recently joined Mid-Michigan ENT in 2018. She completed her residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and is Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. More...

Dr. Lawrence Kashat

Lawrence Kashat, M.D.

Dr. Kashat completed an Honors Bachelor of Medical Science at the University of Western Ontario in 2009 and Master of Science Degree at the University of Toronto in 2011. More...

Emily Griffore

Emily Griffore, PA-C

Emily Griffore PA-C graduated with highest honors from Saginaw Valley State University in 2016 with a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Exercise Science and minoring in Chemistry.  She continued her education and in 2020 earned her Master in Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Eastern Michigan University and is licensed by the State of Michigan.  Her clinical interests include allergy and immunology.

Christine Huang

Christine Huang PA-C

Christine Huang PA-C graduated from Grand Valley State University in 2020 with a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science and completed a sports internship as a performance specialist with the Los Angeles Lakers basketball team in California. She continued to obtain her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant studies at Central Michigan University in 2023 and is licensed by State of Michigan. She’s excited to provide care at Mid Michigan ENT along with her clinical interests in aesthetics and cosmetics.

Cutler Ludington

Cutler Ludington PA-C

Cutler is a nationally certified Physician Assistant specializing in Otolaryngology.  Cutler received his degrees at Grand Valley State University – Allendale, MI Bachelor of Science (2014) and Lincoln Memorial University- Harrogate, TN, Master of Medical Science (2018).  Cutler was born and raised in the Lansing area and completed undergraduate studies at Grand Valley State University. He completed his Physician Assistant training at Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee before relocating back to Michigan. He has experience in both Neurosurgery and Otolaryngology and strives to provide the highest level of expertise in ear, nose, and throat medicine with every patient. Cutler and his wife reside in the greater Lansing area.



Each physician is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. Our clinical audiologists are health care specialists who identify, assess, and manage disorders of the auditory, balance, and other neural systems. Our audiologists are certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. More...

Practice Manager

Pam Trgina



We specialize in advanced hearing aid technology, our audiologists offer a full range of solutions for hearing loss.


Need help with allergies? Allow our providers to assist you with your allergy symptoms. We test for environmental allergies and treat you accordingly.