Ohio State University Cancer Center
New Patient Registration
New patients should contact Doris Garnett at (614) 293-7139 to request an appointment. Prior to your appointment, you will be contacted in order to review insurance coverage and to obtain additional information. Please have your insurance card and referral information available.
The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC - James) – is a world-class healthcare enterprise focused on improving the lives of cancer patients. As such, the OSUCCC - James is dedicated to translating research into high-quality patient care and educational programs for residents of central Ohio and beyond. We are one of only 40 institutions in the United States designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) as a "comprehensive" cancer center.
As the adult patient-care component of OSUCCC - James has been providing innovative cancer care for patients and families since we opened in July 1990. This year, The James was again rated as one of “America’s Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report. Learn more about our commitment to improving access to quality health care.
Our ability to translate groundbreaking cancer research into innovative patient care distinguishes OSUCCC - James as an academic medical institution and positions us for a leadership role in personalized medicine. Patients here are already benefiting from advances such as genetics and genomics, bioinformatics and new therapies, which are enabling us to deliver the most effective treatments customized to the individual patient.
Our commitment to delivering personalized health care means that:
- We are working with patients to help them achieve and maintain optimum health
- We are preparing the next generation of healthcare providers to offer a new level of care for their patients
- We are focusing our research in areas that show the most promise for addressing individual aspects of the disease and disease prevention
Advancing personalized medicine will allow OSUCCC - James to further our mission to improve people’s lives through innovation in research, education, and patient care with the ultimate goal of winning the war against cancer.