Our pancreatic cancer team includes preeminent experts in the diagnosis, surgical treatment, chemotherapy, radiation therapy and targeted therapy of individual pancreatic 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

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

Ashley Compton, APRN-CNP

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

Jennifer Shaver, APRN-CNP

I am a nurse practitioner in the Division of Medical Oncology at The James, where I specialize in gastrointestinal cancers such as esophageal, gastric, pancreatic, colon and rectal 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

Mary Dillhoff, MD

I’m a surgical oncologist with a specialty in diagnosing and treating patients with tumors of the liver, bile duct, pancreas and stomach Read More

Andrei Manilchuk, MD

My areas of expertise include general and gastrointestinal surgery, minimally invasive surgery and surgical oncology Read More

Timothy Pawlik, MD, PhD, MPH

I’m a surgical oncologist with a focus on treating patients with liver, gallbladder, pancreatic and neuroendocrine tumors Read More

Laraine Kemery, APRN-CNP

I’m a nurse practitioner in surgical oncology Read More


Philip Hart, MD

As a gastroenterologist, my clinical experience involving patients with pancreatic disorders has impacted my research interests Read More

Darwin Conwell, MD

As a gastroenterologist at Ohio State and the director of the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, I specialize in pancreatic disease and endoscopic procedures, providing a welcome alternative to surgical interventions Read More

Jeffery Groce, MD

I’m a gastroenterologist specializing in patients with pancreatic, biliary and other digestive system diseases Read More