Our rectal cancer team includes world-renowned experts in the detection, diagnosis and treatment of rectal cancer.

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.

Clinical Cancer Genetics

Heather Hampel, MS, LGC

Medical Oncology

John Hays, MD, PhD

I specialize in treating peritoneal cancers stemming from gastrointestinal and gynecological origins such as ovarian, colorectal cancer and cancers of the appendix and small intestine. Read More

Rishi Jain, MD

I’m a medical oncologist specializing in cancers of the gastrointestinal tract. Read More

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

Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2017. Read More

Surgical Oncology

Sherif Abdel-Misih, MD

Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2016, 2017 Named to the Castle Connolly list of America’s “Top Doctors” for 2017. Read More

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Mark Arnold, MD

Named to the Castle Connolly list of America’s “Top Doctors” for 2017. Read More

William Cirocco, MD

First recipient American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Victor W. Fazio, MB, MS Award for Editorial Excellence, 2007 Associate Editor, Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 2003-present Program Director, Colon & Rectal Surgery Residency Examination Committee American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, 2010-present Named to the Castle Connolly list of America’s “Top Doctors” for 2017 Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2017. Read More

Alan Harzman, MD

Department of Surgery teaching awards from students and residents Membership in national surgical and medical education groups Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2016, 2017 Named to the Castle Connolly list of America’s “Top Doctors” for 2017. Read More

Syed Husain, MBBS

Faculty Teaching Award 2012 Served on expert panel on colonic emergencies at American College of Surgeons Annual Meeting 2010 Mentor for Roessler Student Scholarship Grant 2010 Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2017. Read More

Amber Traugott, MD

Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2016, 2017. Read More

Radiation Oncology

Dayssy Diaz Pardo, MD

I’m a radiation oncologist specializing in genitourinary and gastrointestinal cancer. Read More

Terence Williams, MD, PhD

I am a radiation oncologist who specializes on treating patients with thoracic and gastrointestinal cancers (with a particular emphasis on non-small cell lung cancer, pancreatic cancer, and hepatobiliary malignancies). Read More

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The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute

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