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We treat the patient,
not just the condition.

An advanced and experienced cancer care and hematology center based in Charlotte, NC dedicated to finding treatments and answers for each person under our care.

An advanced and experienced cancer care and hematology center based in Charlotte, NC dedicated to finding treatments and answers for each person under our care.

An advanced and experienced cancer care and hematology center based in Charlotte, NC dedicated to finding treatments and answers for each person under our care.

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We treat the patient,
not just the condition.

An advanced and experienced cancer care and hematology center based in Charlotte, NC dedicated to finding treatments and answers for each person under our care.

An advanced and experienced cancer care and hematology center based in Charlotte, NC dedicated to finding treatments and answers for each person under our care.

An advanced and experienced cancer care and hematology center based in Charlotte, NC dedicated to finding treatments and answers for each person under our care.

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Top Doctors in Medical Oncology

Justin Favaro, MD, PhD

Dr. Favaro joined Oncology Specialists of Charlotte in July of 2006. Since then he’s been recognized as a top doctor in Medical Oncology and Hematology while providing clinical care to hundreds of patients with cancer and blood disorders.

He received his MD and PhD from The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) and completed his training at the University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center, and fellowship training at Duke University Medical Center.

“Each patient case is unique and each patient’s treatment path must be unique as well. As an independent practice, we can do what’s best for you, your family, and your situation. I understand your individual needs and work with my support staff to coordinate the right active treatment for you and your health needs. Some call us the Survivorship Planners.”

Dr. Justin Favaro

Nasfat Shehadeh, MD

Dr. Shehadeh has 17 years of experience in Hematology and Oncology. Dr. Shehadeh has authored multiple medical articles published in peer-reviewed medical journals. He has been the clinical investigator on many clinical trials and the principal investigator (PI) for trials at Novant Health and Mercy Health.

He is board-certified in Hematology, Medical Oncology, and Internal Medicine. His professional interests include clinical care of patients with cancer and blood disorders. Dr. Shehadeh has been voted a top doctor in medical oncology for years 2019-2022 by Charlotte Magazine.

“A cancer diagnosis is complex, affecting not only the individual but the entire family. I strive to understand the diverse personal needs and goals of each patient. I strongly believe that a multi-disciplinary team approach along with the involvement of the patient and family allows me to provide the best care.”

Dr. Nasfat Shehadeh

Jennifer Dallas, MD

Dr. Dallas has over a decade of experience in Hematology and Oncology. She is board certified in Medical Oncology, Hematology, and Internal Medicine. She earned her medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia and completed an internship, residency, and fellowship at the University of Florida before moving to Charlotte where she was one of the pioneering oncologists at Novant Heath Cancer before joining Oncology Specialists of Charlotte.

She has clinical interests which include thoracic, colorectal, and brain cancers as well as other malignant solid tumors and blood disorders. Dr. Dallas has been voted a top doctor 2022 as a medical oncologist by Charlotte Magazine.

“As an ambassador of healthcare in my field of cancer and blood disorders, I advocate for all my patients. My goal is to involve patients, their family members, and loved ones in the decision-making process to determine the best course of action for each individual while prioritizing their values and optimizing outcomes.” 

Dr. Jennifer Dallas

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What You Need to Know About OSC

Personalized Care 

Cancer treatment requires many patient visits, and we want you to feel valued and cared for every time you visit us. We provide an oncology medical home for you during your chemotherapy treatments. 

Our physicians, nurses, and nurse practitioners at Oncology Specialists of Charlotte are ready to address your wellness and healthcare throughout your patient journey—issues related to your treatment and any other health issues or challenges you may face. Our highly trained staff creates the most effective course of action for you while offering personalized attention, which can only be found at an independent practice.

Family-Focused Care 

Cancer and cancer treatment involves the entire family, not just the patient. Our practice provides family waiting areas and family counsel and involves the families in decision-making. Each patient case is unique, and each patient’s treatment path must be unique.

As an independent practice, we can do what’s best for you, your family, and your situation. Our physicians understand your needs and work with the entire staff to coordinate the proper active treatment for you and your health needs.

No Frivolous Fees  

Have you ever been hit with a facility fee or service fee during your healthcare journey? At Oncology Specialists of Charlotte, we will never charge you for expenses that do not relate to service.

Independent Practice

Our practice independence matters to you and your care. With an independent practice such as ours, you will receive personalized treatment without sacrificing quality or access to specialty care. 

We have strong relationships with Duke Medicine, UNC School of Medicine, Wake Forest, MD Anderson Cancer Center, and other regional academic specialists. We actively participate in tumor boards, advisory boards, and clinical trials. Our physicians are members of the Independent Physicians of the Carolinas. You can find out more.

FAQ’s

What services do you offer?
  • In-House Infusion Center
  • Physician Dispensing
  • Clinical Trials
  • DigniCap Hair Retention Therapy
How long does it take to get an appointment?
  • We can typically see patients within 48 Hours (2 business days) for cancer treatments and within 5 days for all other treatments.
What insurance do you take?
  • We are in network with most major plans and several other commercial insurances, employer sponsored insurance, Medicare, and marketplace exchange individual plans. Check with your insurance carrier company to see if we are in network either by our providers’ names or the practice Oncology Specialists of Charlotte. You can do so by going online to your health insurers website or by calling the number on the back of your health insurance identification card. We also have a department of authorization specialists that you may reach out to and inquire. Call their direct line at 704-342-9567
Are you affiliated with a hospital system?
  • We have admitting privileges at Atrium Health & Novant Health

Our Patients

“The level of clinical expertise, care and concern is second to none. Everyone at OSC knows the patients well. An incredible patient centered practice. Can not recommend highly enough!”

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“Great people, great caregivers, great service. They are very friendly and really care about your care. Dr. Shehadeh has been my oncologist for 3 years and I wouldn’t put my health in anyone else’s hands.”

Google Reviewer

“From the minute I walked through the doors I knew I found the right doctor. The people at the front desk were so friendly and helpful. The nurses were knowledgeable and the doctor took plenty of time with me. A+++ experience!!!”

Google Reviewer

“Doctor Favaro is a wonderful, knowledgeable, professional who truly cares for his patients. His ability to explain treatment plans are always understandable and leave me feeling very confident in his care.”

Google Reviewer

Welcome to our NEW CANCER CENTER

Our 7th Street office will be Relocated starting December 5th to:

2711 Randolph Road, Suite 400, Charlotte, NC 28207

This is a 1-story medical building with a ramp for any wheeled equipment and parking close by out front.

The south Charlotte office on Pineville-Matthews Road will not be affected by this move.

Request An AppointmentNew patient appointments require a physician to send a referral request on your behalf. The referring physician can be a specialist you saw who identified an oncology-related condition or your primary care physician
  • New patient: you have a medical condition that is or could be cancerous or a blood disorder
  • Transfer care: you are moving into the area and need an oncologist/hematologist, or you are currently under the care of a local oncologist/hematologist and would like to transfer care to one of our physicians
  • 2nd Opinion: you have been diagnosed with cancer or a blood disorder and would like to get a second opinion on the prognosis and treatment course
  • Former patient: if you have not been to the office in 3 years or more, you will need to get a referral sent in by a physician to re-establish care

Send the referral form to your physician to refer and ask them to send with the following items:

HAVE THE PHYSICIAN FAX THE REFERRAL FORM ALONG WITH THE DOCUMENTATION LISTED ABOVE TO

*****  FAX # 704-377-0353 *****