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 - Northwestern Memorial Hospital - Chicago

Jose C. Dutra, MD

Head Neck Oncology, Otolaryngology

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You may also call Northwestern Memorial's Physician Referral Department at 1.877.926.4NMH(4664) to arrange a new patient appointment.
Office Phone: 312-695-8182
Other Languages: French, Spanish, Portuguese
Office Hours:
  • Tuesday:8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday:8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday:9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Clinical Interests

Parathyroid Surgery, Thyroid Surgery, Thyroid Cancer, Thyroid Disorders, Thyroid Nodules, Parathyroid Disorders, Head and Neck Surgical Oncology

Education and Training

Medical Education:

Federal Univ. Riodejaneiro (Brazil) 1979


Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital 2000

Board Certification


Locations and Directions

675 N. St. Clair
Galter 15-200
Chicago, IL 60611 312-695-8182


Jose C. Dutra, MD, is an assistant professor at the Department of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and is currently the Director of the Thyroid Surgical Clinic at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

He accomplished his general surgery training at Hospital da Lagoa, Rio de Janeiro in 1982. He then went on to additional training in head and neck surgery at the Institute Gustave Roussy in Paris, France, the largest cancer center in Europe. He then completed another surgical residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine in 2000.

Dr Dutra is passionate about management of thyroid cancer and its complications. He has special interest in reoperative thyroid surgery, thyroid ultrasonography and the management of recurrent thyroid cancer. He has been an active member of the Cancer Committee at Northwestern Memorial Hospital since 2004.

Dr. Dutra is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, American Head and Neck Society, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, and the Endocrine Society.


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