Eric Sugihara, DO, is a board-eligible otolaryngologist. He earned his medical degree from the Western University of Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific in 2013, graduating with Dean’s List honors. He completed his internship and residency in otolaryngology and head and neck surgery at Detroit Medical Center in 2018, where he was designated chief resident and awarded resident of the year in 2017.
Dr. Sugihara has interest in humanitarian mission work and has participated with multiple organizations to provide educational, medical and surgical support in Malawi, Haiti and Honduras. He has received multiple humanitarian travel grants and presented his most recent otolaryngology mission in Malawi at the AAO-HNSF 2016 meeting.
Dr. Sugihara has been involved in research with several publications and presentations at national meetings. He presented his research at Michigan State University’s Resident Research Day in 2017 and was awarded first place. He is currently working on a project with Dr. Backous and Cochlear Ltd. studying cochlear implants and the delivery of care.
Member, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery - AAO - NHS
Member, American Osteopathic Association - AOA
Member, American Osteopathic Colleges of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery