On Monday, August 14, 2017, Mercer Medical Group ENT began seeing patients in their newly renovated offices on the third floor of Princeton Community Hospital's Parkview Center.

Princeton Community Hospital and MMG ENT are pleased to welcome Mark Lentner, D.O., MMS; Deborah Lentner, PA-C; and Mark Weitzel, D.O. to the practice. They will be joining Lee E. Smith, M.D. and Melissa Shrewsbury, APRN, FNP-BC in the beautiful Parkview Center office location.

Congratulations to Dr. Robert M. Jones on his retirement. Dr. Jones dedicated the past 34 years to providing outstanding ENT care to area residents. He also served as Chief of Medical Staff at PCH and as a member of the Board of Directors for PCH and the PCH Foundation.

PCH wishes to thank Dr. Justin W. Douglas who helped meet the surgical needs of MMG ENT patients during the past year.

Dr. Mark Lentner, Dr. Mark Weitzel, and Deborah Lentner, PA-C are excited to join MMG ENT. They look forward to serving patients in Mercer and surrounding counties in West Virginia and Virginia.

New Patients Welcome – For an appointment, please call 304.487.3407.


  Lee E. Smith, M.D.

Dr. Smith specializes in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, and otolaryngology/ head and neck surgery. He is board certified in both specialities. He earned his medical degree from Boston University Medical School, Boston Massachusetts and fulfilled his internship at University Hospital in Boston.

Dr. Smith completed his residency and his fellowship in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California.

Dr. Smith was the recipient of the 2012 Larry D. Schoenrock Distinguished Service Award, a lifetime achievement award presented by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ABFPRS). He is the first physician in West Virginia to have been honored with this prestigious award.

  Mark C. Lentner, D.O.

Dr. Mark C. Lentner earned a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree and a Master of Medical Science degree with honors from Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He specializes in Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, and Facial Plastic Surgery.

His residency and internship were completed at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

   Mark Weitzel, D.O.

Specializing in Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, and Facial Plastic Surgery, Dr. Mark Weitzel earned a medical degree with honors from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, Lewisburg, West Virginia. 

Dr. Weitzel’s residency and internship were completed at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

  Melissa Shrewsbury, APRN, FNP-BC

Ms. Shrewsbury is a board certified Advanced Practice Registered Nurse – Family Nurse Practitioner. She received both her nursing degree and advanced nursing degree from Mountain State University, Beckley, West Virginia.

Ms. Shrewsbury joined the practice of Drs. Smith and Jones in 2003. She has served as a Family Nurse Practitioner since 2011.

  Deborah Lentner, PA-C

Ms. Lentner earned Master of Medical Science and Bachelor of Science in Physician Assistant Studies degrees from Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Before joining MMG ENT, she served as a Physician Assistant at Montgomery County ENT Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Mercer Medical Group ENT
Princeton Community Hospital
Parkview Center Entrance - Third Floor - Suite A
122 Twelfth Street
Princeton, WV 24740
Phone: 304.487.3407
Office Hours:
Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.