Our soft tissue sarcoma team includes world renowned experts in the detection, diagnosis and treatment of soft tissue sarcoma.

To make an appointment, please call The James Line at 614-293-5066 or 800-293-5066. The James Line is a free, confidential telephone service staffed by nurses to provide callers with cancer information and physician referrals. The James Line is available weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Orthopaedic Oncology

Joel Mayerson, MD

I am an orthopaedic oncologist specializing in bone and soft tissue cancers in the arms, legs and pelvis. I serve as director of the Sarcoma program at The James and as chief of musculoskeletal oncology. I’m also the Director of the Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program at The OSU. I’m honored to be a part of a multi-disciplinary team that values working in close partnership with patients to develop... Read More

Thomas Scharschmidt, MD

Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014. Read More

Radiation Oncology

Meng Welliver, MD

I’m a radiation oncologist with a specialized focus on patients with thoracic cancers, soft tissue sarcomas and blood cancers (including lymphoma, leukemia and myeloma). I serve as Assistant Professor of the Radiation Oncology Department at the OSUCCC – James. Radiation oncologists here have the privilege of sub-specializing in different types of cancers, resulting in excellent treatment... Read More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery