The OSUCCC – James melanoma treatment team members include world-renowned sub-specialists 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.


Medical Oncology

Kari Kendra, MD, PhD

I am a medical oncologist focusing on skin cancers and an associate professor of internal medicine. Read More

Phuong Hoang, APRN-CNP

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

Ann Onofri, APRN-CNP

I am a nurse practitioner in the Division of Medical Oncology at The James, where I specialize in treating melanoma and other skin cancers such as basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and Merkel cell carcinoma. Read More

Surgical Oncology

Doreen Agnese, MD

I am a surgical oncologist, clinical geneticist and researcher who treats patients with breast cancer, melanoma and strong family histories of cancer. Read More

Lisa Binzel, APRN-CNP

I’m a nurse practitioner with a clinical practice focused on the surgical treatment of melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers, soft tissue sarcoma and retroperitoneal sarcoma. Read More

Head and Neck Surgery

Amit Agrawal, MD

I’m an otolarynologist with a special interest in treating cancers of the head and neck and in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. Read More

Ricardo Carrau, MD

As a clinician, I’m an otolaryngologist – head & 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

Matthew Old, MD

I’m an associate professor and director of the Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. Read More

Enver Ozer, MD

I’m a Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. 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. Read More

MOHS Surgery

David Carr, MD

I am a dermatologist with my primary focus being cutaneous oncology. Read More

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The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute

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