The OSUCCC – James lung cancer treatment team members include world-renowned cancer subspecialists in the prevention, diagnosis, genetic sequencing and surgical treatment of individual lung cancers.

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.

Medical Oncology

Erin Bertino, MD

I’m a medical oncologist with a clinical focus on patients who suffer from lung and other related cancers, such as mediastinal, mesothelioma, tracheal tumors, pleural and thymus cancers. Read More

David Carbone, MD, PhD

Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2016 Named to the Castle Connolly list of “America's Top Doctors,” 2004–2018; "America's Top Doctors for Cancer," 2004–2018 Best Doctor in America, 2017. Read More

Sope Olugbile, MBBS

I am a physician-scientist. Read More

Gregory Otterson, MD

I’m a thoracic oncologist dedicated to advancing the care and treatment of patients with thoracic malignancies – such as adenocarcinoma, mesothelioma and thymic cancers – by helping develop novel therapeutic approaches to these diseases. Read More

Dwight Owen, MD, MBBCh, MS

I’m a medical oncologist specializing in treating patients with thoracic malignancies, including lung cancer, mesothelioma and thymic cancers. Read More

Carolyn Presley, MD

I’m a thoracic and geriatric oncologist, specializing in the treatment of older adults with advanced lung cancer. Read More

Peter Shields, MD

I’m a medical oncologist who specializes in the treatment of lung cancer. Read More

Sarah Davis, APRN-CNP

I’m a nurse practitioner in the Division of Medical Oncology at The James, where I specialize in the treatment and care of patients with lung cancer. Read More

Jason Patterson, APRN-CNP

I’m a certified nurse practitioner in the Division of Medical Oncology at The James. Read More

JoEllen Woodruff, APRN-CNP

I am a nurse practitioner with over 13 years of medical experience. Read More

Pulmonary Medicine

Interventional Radiology

Kristin Dittmar, MD

I am the Section Head of Body Interventional Radiology and an Associate Professor in the Department of Radiology. Read More


Chiemezie Amadi, MD

My specialty as a radiologist is treating patients with lung cancer. Read More

Jeffrey Dedelow, MD

I’m a radiologist specializing in treating people with lung cancer. Read More

Mauricio Galizia, MD

I’m a radiologist with a special focus on treating patients with lung cancer, as well as lung and cardiovascular illnesses. Read More

Radiation Oncology

Jose Bazan, MD

I’m a radiation oncologist with clinical expertise in treating non-small cell carcinomas of the lung, and a variety of breast carcinomas such as ductal, intraductal, hereditary breast and ovarian cancer and male breast cancer. Read More

John Grecula, MD

I am a board certified radiation oncologist treating patients with radiation therapy as part of a multimodal, comprehensive treatment plan. Read More

Karl Haglund, MD, PhD

I’m a radiation oncologist with clinical expertise in adult and pediatric sarcomas (tumors of soft tissues and bone) and thoracic tumors (tumors of the lung and thymus gland). Read More