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

To make an appointment, please call The James Line at 614-293-5066 or toll-free 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.

Dermatology

David Lambert, MD

As a dermatologist at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, I specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancers. I am fortunate to have detailed training in this area as well as many supportive colleagues. Read More

Medical Oncology

Joanne Jeter, MD

I’m an oncologist with a special focus on genetics. I have a clinical practice in medical oncology treating patients with advanced melanoma and patients with germline mutations that predispose them to many other types of cancer such as breast, ovarian and colon cancers. Read More

Claire Verschraegen, MD

I am a professor of medicine and director of the Division of Medical Oncology in the Department of Internal Medicine at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Read More

Surgical Oncology

Head and Neck Surgery

Ricardo Carrau, MD

As a clinician, I’m an otolaryngologist – head and neck surgeon with many clinical and research interests, including head oncology, swallowing disorders, salivary gland disorders and sialendoscopy, endoscopic sinus surgery, endoscopic and open skull base surgery and more. Read More

Stephen Kang, MD

I am an expert head and neck surgeon who specializes in the treatment of benign and malignant head and neck tumors. My areas of special interest are in skin cancers (such as melanomas), salivary gland tumors and tongue cancer. Read More

Matthew Old, MD

I’m an associate professor and director of the Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. I was named to the Castle Connolly list of "Regional Top Doctors" from 2015-2019 and was also rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction in 2017. Read More

James Rocco, MD, PhD

My focus is providing the very best care for our head and neck cancer patients. I do this by combining my 20 years’ experience as a surgeon with the expertise of colleagues who can provide radiation and medical therapies if needed and with those who provide support for patients as they recover from treatment. Read More

Radiation Oncology

Dukagjin Blakaj, MD, PhD

I’m a radiation oncologist and an assistant professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at The Ohio State University. I am passionate about practicing medicine as well as research. Read More

MOHS Surgery

David Carr, MD

I am a dermatologist with my primary focus being cutaneous oncology. As a Mohs micrographic surgeon, I specialize in the surgical removal of multiple types of skin cancer as well as post-surgical reconstruction. Read More

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