Dr. Barbara Buttin, MD

Dr. Barbara Buttin, MD

Gynecologic Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
48 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Barbara Buttin, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Warrenville, IL and has been practicing for 13 years. She specializes in gynecologic oncology and obstetrics & gynecology.

Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group

4405 Weaver Pkwy

Warrenville, IL 60555
Get Directions

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • LifeSynch
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UniCare

Learn about Dr. Buttin

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.


Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Buttin performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Rh Incompatibility Screening
very high
more than 99% of peers
Uterine Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Buttin's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Buttin "Giving women access to state-of-the-art gynecologic cancer care in a caring and patient-centered environment"

2  Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

44  Conditions Treated

Read Less

42  Procedures

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Chemotherapy
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair
Read Less

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Sidney Kimmel Foundation for Cancer Research Kimmel Translational Science Award, 2008
  • Elected member of the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists Clinical Practice Committee, 2007
  • Elected member of the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists Education Committee, 2008
  • Excellence in Research Award, Sixteenth Annual Dr. David Rothman Resident Research Presentations, Washington University Department of OB/GYN, 2001
  • Excellence in Research Award, Seventeenth Annual Dr. David Rothman Resident Research Presentations, Washington University Department of OB/GYN, 2002
  • Elected member of the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists Education Resource Panel (Speakers Bureau) on Hereditary Cancers, 2006
  • Northwestern Memorial Foundation Young Investigator Award, 2009
  • Editor’s Award, St. Louis Gynecological Society Annual Scientific Meeting, 2005
Media & Publications
  • Prevalence of Defective DNA Mismatch Repair and MSH6 Mutation in an Unselected Series of Endometrial Cancers., 2003
  • Validation of Referral Guidelines for Women with Pelvic Masses., 2005
  • Increased Risk for HNPCC-Associated Synchronous and Metachronous Malignancies in Patients with MSI-Positive Endometrial Carcinoma Lacking MLH1 Promoter Methylation, 2004
  • Resource utilization for ovarian cancer patients at the end of life: How much is too much?, 2005
  • Profiling Microdissected Epithelium and Stroma to Model Genomic Signatures for Cervical Carcinogenesis Accommodating for Covariates., 2007
  • Penetrance and Expressivity of MSH6 Germline Mutations in Seven Kindreds Not Ascertained by Family History, 2004
  • Increased Risk for Abnormalities on Perioperative Colon Screening in Patients with Microsatellite Instability-Positive Endometrial Carcinoma., 2006
  • Epithelial Ovarian Tumors of Low Malignant Potential: The Role of Microinvasion., 2002

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Buttin does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Buttin and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Buttin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buttin to family and friends
24 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Buttin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Buttin has the rare combination of being an excellent physician, surgeon and has an excellent bedside manner. She is very reassuring and cares about her patients. Her staff is wonderful as well - would recommend this group to a friend in a minute!!
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
took my mom who is diagnosed with pre-cancer to see dr. Buttin yesterday. I have never come across a more caring, passionate doctor in my life. She was in no hurry to leave the room. she rubbed my mother's arm as she spoke with her and actually looked into our eyes when she talked. You could...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Buttin has an excellent bedside manner. She takes her time to explain things to you and answer any questions you may have. You will never feel rushed. She very understanding and Compassionate. I can not say enough good things about her. Her staff is always friendly and just as caring as she is....more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option21thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
Image of Dr. Buttin
Are you Dr. Buttin?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

More Gynecologic Oncology Specialists like Dr. Buttin at Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group

Gynecologic Oncology Specialist