Dr. Barbara M. Buttin, MD

Dr. Barbara M. Buttin, MD

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Gynecologic Oncology | Female | 47 years old

Giving women access to state-of-the-art gynecologic cancer care in a caring and patient-centered environmentRead more

Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Bartlett, IL |
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. She has taken very good care of me and I trust her.
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Dr. Buttin's Care Philosophy

Giving women access to state-of-the-art gynecologic cancer care in a caring and patient-centered environment

Dr. Buttin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
  •  Board certified in Gynecological Oncology and Obstetrics & Gynecology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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
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  • 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

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  • Gynecological Oncology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Endometriosis
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Nausea
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Ovarian Tumor
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Scleroderma
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer


  • Medical School
    Drexel University College of Medicine

    Graduated in 1998

  • Internship Hospital
    Barnes Jewish Hospital

    Completed in 1999

  • Residency Hospital
    Barnes Jewish Hospital

    Completed in 2002

    Washington University
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Barnes Jewish Hospital

    Completed in 2005

  • Undergraduate School
    Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German

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  • Gynecologic Oncology

Procedures Performed

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Chemotherapy
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • 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
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery