The OSUCCC – James sarcoma treatment team members include world-renowned sub-specialists in the prevention, diagnosis, genetic sequencing and treatment of bone and spine 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 oncology nurses to provide callers with information and physician referrals. The James Line is available weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST.

For additional information about a physician or other expert listed below, pleases click on the name.

Orthopaedic Oncology

Joel Mayerson, MD

Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2016. Read More

Thomas Scharschmidt, MD

Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2016. Read More

Neurosurgical Oncology

Ehud Mendel, MD

I’m a neurosurgeon, the clinical director of Ohio State’s Spinal Biodynamics and Ergonomics Laboratory, and a professor of neurosurgery, oncology, orthopedics and integrated engineering. Read More

Medical Oncology

James Chen, MD

I’m a medical oncologist treating patients with sarcomas as well as poorly classified and difficult treat tumors. Read More

David Liebner, MD

I am a medical oncologist with a clinical specialization in bone and soft-tissue sarcoma and a research focus in cancer bioinformatics. Read More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery