Faculty

Raphael Pollock, MD, PhD

Raphael Pollock, MD, PhD

Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology
I am a surgical oncologist treating patients with soft tissue sarcomas. I have specific expertise with gastrointestinal stromal tumors, Kaposi sarcoma, spine sarcoma and myxosarcoma.



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Sherif Abdel Misih, MD

Sherif Abdel-Misih, MD


I’m a surgical oncologist with a focus on treating patients with a variety of gastrointestinal cancers.



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Doreen Agnese, MD

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.



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William Carson, MD

William Carson, MD


I am a professor of surgery at the Ohio State University and am the associate director for clinical research at the OSUCCC – James.



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Jordan Cloyd

Jordan Cloyd, MD


I am a surgical oncologist who cares for patients with gastrointestinal, hepatopancreatobiliary, neuroendocrine, and peritoneal surface
malignancies.



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Mary Dillhoff, MD

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.



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William Farrar, MD

William Farrar, MD


I am a surgical oncologist specializing in the treatment of patients with breast cancer.



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Valerie Grignol, MD

Valerie Grignol, MD


I’m a surgical oncologist who treats patients suffering from breast cancer and sarcoma.



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John Harrison Howard, MD

John Harrison Howard, MD


I am an assistant professor of Surgical Oncology at The James with a clinical practice focused on the surgical treatment of melanoma, soft tissue sarcoma and retroperitoneal sarcoma.



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Edward Martin, Jr., MD

Edward Martin, Jr., MD


I am a member of the Translational Therapeutics Program at the OSUCCC – James.



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Timothy Pawlik, MD

Timothy Pawlik, MD, PhD


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



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John Phay, MD

John Phay, MD


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



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Stephen Povoski, MD

Stephen Povoski, MD


I am a surgical oncologist who specializes in treating patients with breast cancer and other breast-related disease.



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Carl Schmidt, MD

Carl Schmidt, MD


I’m a surgical oncologist and specialize in the areas of liver, pancreatic and stomach cancer.



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Lawrence Shirley, MD

Lawrence "Drew" Shirley, MD


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



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Alicia Terando, MD

Alicia Terando, MD


I am a surgical oncologist specializing in the treatment of breast cancer, melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer.



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Researchers

Zhiwei Hu, PhD

Zhiwei Hu, PhD


I am a member of the OSUCCC – James Translational Therapeutics team and the co-holder of five U.S. patents for a dual-targeting agent, Icon, and its applications.



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Anne Strohecker, PhD

Anne Strohecker, PhD


I am a member of the OSUCCC – James Molecular Biology and Cancer Genetics Program.



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Fellows

Jeffery Chakedis, MD

Jeffery Chakedis, MD


I am a second year surgical oncology fellow with interests in hepatobiliary and gastric.

Tasha Hughes, MD

Tasha Hughes, MD


I am a second year surgical oncology fellow with interests in melanoma and breast cancer.

Charles Kimbrough

Charlie Kimbrough, MD


I am a first year surgical oncology fellow with interests in GI, Sarcoma and HPB.

Malcom Squires

Malcolm (Hart) Squires, MD


I am a first year surgical oncology fellow with interests in HPB, GI, melanoma and sarcoma.

Lorena Suarez-Kelly

Lorena Suarez-Kelly, MD


I am a first year surgical oncology fellow.

Raphael Pollock,
MD, PhD

Division Leader


Pollock

 

Dr. Pollock, Chief of the Division of Surgical Oncology, is a surgical oncologist treating patients with soft tissue sarcomas. He has specific expertise with gastrointestinal stromal tumors, Kaposi sarcoma, spine sarcoma and myxosarcoma.

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Contact the Division

Department of Surgery
Division of Surgical
Oncology

N-924 Doan Hall
410 W. 10th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210-1228
Phone: 614-293-0758
Fax: 614-293-3465

Locations

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James Cancer Hospital

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