Christoph T. Hutchinson, MD, MA

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine (Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care)
Director of Bronchoscopy , Pennsylvania Hospital
Director, Lung Cancer Screening Program, Pennsylvania Hospital
Director, Lung nodule clinic , Pennsylvania Hospital
Medical Director, Harron Lung Center Washington Square, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy & Critical Care University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
research/clinical Co-I, Dibardino- primary , CO-I Hutchinson IRB Protocol Number: 848770 exempt C00238621 Siemens/Penn IP cone beam registery
Thoracic Oncology Disease Team , PAH service thoracic oncology service line co team lead within cancer service line ensuring annual service line goals enacted, aid in future planning
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Harron Lung Center
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Office: 800-789-7366
BA (Biology)
University of Chicago, 2003.
MA (Medical Science)
Boston University, 2006.
MD (Medicine)
Boston University, 2010.
Certif (Business of Medicine)
Johns Hopkins School of Business , 2013.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Lung Cancer
Lung Nodules
Airway Obstruction
Thoracic Oncology
Pleural Disease
Tracheal Disorders
Chronic Pulmonary Disease

Selected Publications

Dibardino, David ; Kim, Roger; Cao, Yulei;Andronov, Michelle; Lanfranco, Anthony; Haas, Andrew;Vachani Anil; Ma, Kevin; Hutchinson, Christoph : Diagnostic yield of cone-bean derived augmented fluoroscopy and ultrathin bronchoscopy versus conventional navigational bronchoscopy techniques. Journal of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology. David Ost (eds.). Wolters Kluwer Health, 30(4): 335-345, Oct 2023.

Chenchen Zhang 1 Roger Y. Kim Cindy M. McGrath Michelle Andronov Andrew R. Haas Kevin C. Ma Anthony R. Lanfranco Christoph T. Hutchinson Jennifer J.D. Morrissette David M. DiBardino : The performance of an extended next generation sequencing panel using endobronchial ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration samples in non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer: a pragmatic study. Clinical Lung Cancer March 2023 Notes: ISSN 1525-7304.

Thompson, Jeffrey C. et al.: Plasma Genotyping at the Time of Diagnostic Tissue Biopsy Decreases Time-to-Treatment in Patients With Advanced NSCLC—Results From a Prospective Pilot Study. JTO Clinical and Research Reports Volume 3(4), March 2022 Notes: DOI:

Kapp, Christopher; Latifi, Ardian; Feller-Kopman, David; Atkins, Joshua H; Haas, Andrew; DiBardino, David; Ben Or, Esther; Thiboutot, Jeffrey; Hutchinson, Christoph T: Sedation Outcomes and Parameters in Patients Undergoing Tracheostomy in COVID-19, a Multi-Center Registry. Journal of Intensive Care Medicine 37(2): 240-247, february 2022.

D. S. Whorms, C. Chambers1, D. Lalevic1, R. Yang1, A. Vachani1, S. V. Wasserwald1, C. Hutchinson1, S. Weinstein1, S. Stavropoulos2, M. D. Schnall1, T. S. Cook: Innovating Care Delivery In Radiology Using A Results Clinic To Manage Completion Of Imaging Follow-up RSNA 2021, Chicago Nov 2021.

Christopher Manley , Christoph Hutchinson , Amit Mahajan 3, Omar Ibrahim , Erik Folch , Rohit Kumar: Treatment of Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis: Case Series and Review of Technique. Surgical Technology International 38: 1408, Jun 2021.

Jeffrey C. Thompson, Charu Aggarwal, Janeline Wong, Vivek Nimgaonkar, Michelle Andronov, David M. Dibardino, Christoph T. Hutchinson, Kevin C. Ma, Anthony Lanfranco, Edmund Moon, Andrew R. Haas, Anil Vachani, Erica L. Carpenter: Plasma NGS at time of diagnostic tissue biopsy – Impact on time to treatment: results from a pilot prospective study American Society of Clinical Oncology 2021 June 2021.

Venu Gopal Pasricha^, Christoph T. Hutchinson, David M. DiBardino: Utilizing a neurosurgical hydrogel sealant (DuraSeal sealant) for the closure of bronchopleural fistulas: a case report of a novel technique. AME Medical Journal (AMJ) Page: published on-line, Dec 2020.

Hutchinson CT , DiBardino D: Excision of airway lesions and techniques Diagnostic and Interventional Bronchoscopy in Children. Goldfarb and Piccione (eds.). 28(40): 461-468, Sep 2020.

Chao TN, Harbison SP, Braslow BM, Hutchinson CT, Rajasekaran K, Go BC, Paul EA, Lambe LD, Kearney JJ, Chalian AA, Cereda MF, Martin ND, Haas AR, Atkins JH, Rassekh CH.: Outcomes after Tracheostomy in COVID-19 Patients. Annals of Surgery 272(3): e181-e186, Jun 2020.

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