We are Stronger Together.
Twelve hematologists and oncologists totaling over 100 years of combined experience.
David M. Ellison, MD
David M. Ellison, MD is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, and Hematology. A graduate of Yale University and Duke University School of Medicine, he completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital and his fellowship at Duke University in Hematology/Oncology.
George F. Geils, Jr., MD
George F. Geils, Jr., MD is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, and Hematology. He is the Medical Director for the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program for Roper St. Francis Healthcare. A graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina, he completed his residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center and his fellowship at The University of Alabama.
Charles Holladay, MD, FACP
Charles Holladay, MD, FACP is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, and Hematology. A South Carolina native, Dr. Holladay joined Charleston Oncology in 2001. He is a graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina where he also completed his residency and fellowship.
Ashley Jeter, MD
Ashley Jeter, MD is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology. She completed internal medicine residency and hematology and oncology fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina.
George Keogh, MD
George Keogh, MD is board-certified in Medical Oncology and Hematology. He completed his fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina.
Douglas Michaelsen, MD
Douglas Michaelsen, MD is a graduate of Bowman Gray School of Medicine. He completed his residency and fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina and is board-certified to practice in internal medicine and medical oncology.
James Orcutt, MD
James M. Orcutt, MD is board-certified in Medical Oncology. He obtained his Doctorate of Medicine degree from Bowman Gray School of Medicine of Wake Forest University.
Julia Saylors, MD
Julia Saylors, MD is board-certified to practice in internal medicine, hematology, and medical oncology. She completed her fellowship in hematology and oncology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham where she also completed her residency in internal medicine.
Shelly Shand, MD
Shelly Christiansen Shand, MD graduated from the University of Georgia and earned her Doctorate of Medicine from Mercer University School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Utah.
Our Physician Assistants
Corin Jaynes, PA-C
Eliza Hough, PA-C
Eliza C. Hough, PA-C is a board-certified physician assistant. Eliza graduated Cum Laude from Clemson University in 2000 with a Bachelor’s Degree in psychology and later received her Masters’s in Physician Assistant Studies from the Medical University of South Carolina in 2009. She is a proud Charleston native who enjoys many things in her free time including inshore or offshore fishing with her husband and learning about photography. Professional memberships include the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the South Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants, and the Golden Key National Honor Society.
Ashley Mackintosh, PA-C
Lindsey Vollono, PA-C
Erin Lott, PA-C
Heather Cheek, PA-C
Mary MacDonald, PA-C
Jamie Hogan, PA-C
Our Nurse Practitioners
Tina Withrow, APRN, FNP-C, AOCNP
Ann Shattuck, NP-C
Pamela Stuckey, ANP
Penny Fanning, NP-C
Lisa S. Smith, MSN, APRN-BC
Kelly C Burtch, ACNP-BC
Kelly is a native of Philadelphia and is a die-hard Eagles fan. In her free time, she enjoys going to concerts, the beach, boating, and sailing. She also enjoys trying new restaurants and cooking.
Gwen Shattuck, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
Stephanie Carson, NP
Caroline Flake, AGACNP
Diane Burdsal, AGPCNP
Alexander Leverett, NP
Jeff Floyd, PharmD
Justin Overstreet, PharmD
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- Harriet S.
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