The OSUCCC – James mesothelioma treatment team members include world-renowned sub-specialists in the prevention, diagnosis, genetic sequencing and treatment of mesothelioma.

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 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.

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

If you are an international patient, please reach out to our Destination Medicine Global Health Care team for a referral.

Medical Oncology

David Carbone, MD, PhD

I am a medical oncologist and my 25-year career as an oncologist has been focused on creating cutting-edge treatments for patients with lung cancer. This is a disease with unacceptable outcomes, but there are many promising therapies today and on the horizon. 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, MS

I’m a medical oncologist specializing in treating patients with thoracic malignancies, including lung cancer, mesothelioma and thymic cancers. My research interests include the use of immunotherapy in patients with thoracic cancers and developing ways to better identify patients who are likely to benefit most from these treatments, while minimizing toxicities. Read More

Carolyn Presley, MD

I’m a thoracic and geriatric oncologist, specializing in the treatment of older adults with advanced lung cancer. I received my medical training at Dartmouth Medical School in Hanover, New Hampshire, and I completed my Master of Health Science at Yale School of Medicine. Read More

Peter Shields, MD

I’m a medical oncologist who specializes in the treatment of lung cancer. My research focus is on cancer prevention and the causes of cancer, with a focus on developing tests to identify people who are at the most risk of cancer. Read More

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