Head & Neck Cancer Treatment Team

The following treatment team members specialize in head and neck cancer at the OSU Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute. To make an appointment, please call The James Line at (614) 293-5066 or toll-free 1-800-293-5066. The James Line is a free, 24-hour, confidential telephone service staffed by oncology nurses weekdays from 8:00 a.m.– 4:30 p.m. to provide callers with cancer information and physician referrals throughout central Ohio. For further information about a physician listed below, click on the name:

Department of Otolaryngology/Division of Head & Neck Surgery

Theodoros Teknos, MD, Co-Director of Head and Neck Disease Committee
Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
David E. Schuller and Carole H. Schuller Chair of Head and Neck
Oncologic Surgery

Amit Agrawal, MD
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Division of Head and Neck Surgery

Ricardo Carrau, MD
Professor, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Enver Ozer, MD
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Division of Head and Neck Surgery

Matthew Old, MD
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

 

Skull Base/Neurosurgery

 

Mario Ammirati, MD
Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery
Daniel Prevedello, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery

 

 

Endocrinology

Richard Kloos, MD*
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Division of Endocrinology

Matthew Ringel, MD*
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology

Jennifer Sipos, MD

* Appointments by physician referral preferred

Radiation Oncology

 

Virginia Diavolitsis, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology

 

John Grecula, MD
Associate Professor of Radiation Medicine 

 

Stella Ling, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology

 


Terence Williams, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology

 

Medical Oncology

 

Bo Chao, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Medical Oncology

 

Maura Gillison, MD, Co-Director of Head and Neck Disease Committee 
Professor of Internal Medicine & Epidemiology
Jeg Coughlin Chair of Cancer Research

 

Panos Savvides, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Division of Medical Oncology

 


Voice and Swallowing Disorders Clinic

L. Arick Forrest, MD
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Director, Voice Disorders Clinic

 

Eugene Chio, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology
 
Brad DeSilva, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology
 

 

Laura Matrka, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology

 

Dentistry

Meade C. Van Putten, Jr., DDS, MS
Associate Professor, College of Dentistry
Director of Maxillofacial Prosthodontics

The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) 300 W. 10th Ave. Columbus, OH 43210 Phone: 1-800-293-5066 | Email: jamesline@osumc.edu