Colon Cancer Treatment Team

The OSUCCC – James colon cancer treatment team includes internationally recognized colon cancer experts and world-renowned cancer specialists in the prevention, diagnosis, genetic sequencing and treatment of individual colon cancers.

Working together and across medical disciplines, this specialized team develops individualized, highly targeted treatment plans that specifically target the molecular and biological makeup of each patient’s own individual colon cancer.

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 cancer information and physician referrals. The James Line is available weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Alan Harzman, MD

I practice in colon and rectal surgery, including the specialty area of minimally invasive surgery. Read More

Syed Husain, MBBS

In addition to my expertise in minimally invasive surgery, my area of specialty is colon and rectal surgery. Read More

Surgical Oncology

Sherif Abdel-Misih, MD

I’m a surgical oncologist with a focus on treating patients with a variety of gastrointestinal cancers. Read More

Medical Oncology

Sameek Roychowdhury, MD, PhD

As a medical oncologist I specialize in treating patients with advanced prostate and colorectal cancers, including soft tissue sarcoma. Read More

Jeffrey VanDeusen, MD, PhD

I was named to the Castle Connolly list of “Regional Top Doctors” in 2018 and rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction in 2017.. Read More

Ning Jin, MD

I am a medical oncologist who specializes in treating gastrointestinal (GI) cancers, particularly esophageal cancer, small intestine cancer, colorectal cancer, pancreatic cancer and hepatobiliary cancer. Read More

Laith Abushahin, MBBS

I am a medical oncologist who specializes in treating patients with gastrointestinal cancers, specifically cancers of the pancreas, bile ducts, stomach, esophagus, colon, rectum and liver. Read More

Anne Noonan, MBBCh

I’m a medical oncologist focusing on breast cancer and gastrointestinal malignancies such as esophageal, pancreatic and colorectal cancers, as well as hepatocellular carcinoma. Read More

Ashley Compton, APRN-CNP

I’m a nurse practitioner working in the Division of Medical Oncology. Read More

Levi Geiger, APRN-CNP

I am a nurse practitioner in the Division of Medical Oncology at the OSUCCC – James, where I specialize in treating patients who have been diagnosed with cancers of the gastrointestinal system, which includes the esophagus, stomach, pancreas, liver, gallbladder, small intestine and colon. Read More

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The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute

460 West 10th Avenue

Columbus, Ohio 43210

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