Our endocrine cancer team includes preeminent experts in the study, diagnosis and treatment of thyroid 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.


Lawrence Kirschner, MD, PhD

I’m a physician-scientist and clinical endocrinologist with more than 20 years of experience. Read More

Jennifer Sipos, MD

I’m an endocrinologist treating patients with thyroid cancer and thyroid nodules. Read More

Lisa Ward, PA-C

I’m a physician assistant in the Division of Endocrinology at The James. Read More

Surgical Oncology

John Phay, MD

I’m an endocrine surgeon, focusing on three endocrine glands: the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands. Read More

Lawrence Shirley, MD

I’m a surgical oncologist with a focus on endocrine cancers, specifically tumors of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands. Read More

Medical Oncology

Manisha Shah, MD

I’m a medical oncologist specializing in treating patients with neuroendocrine, thyroid and adrenal cancers as well as paraganglioma/pheochromocytoma and pituitary tumors. 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

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

Stephanie Congrove, PA-C

I am a physician assistant in the Department of Otolaryngology at the OSUCCC – James, where I treat patients diagnosed with cancers of the head and neck region, including tongue cancer, throat cancer, laryngeal cancer, thyroid cancer, salivary gland cancer, as well as diseases that may occur from head and neck cancer treatment such as osteoradionecrosis of the mandible, tracheal stenosis and more. Read More

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