Biography & Education

Biography

Dr. Hutchinson views himself as an advisor and says he prefers to point patients in the right direction and let them choose the right treatment for themselves. “I emphasize preventive health and appropriate decisions based on my patients’ needs and their comfort with the testing or treatment recommended,” he says. “I believe it's important to communicate and take enough time to be sure of what is going on.

The best part about being a physician for Dr. Hutchinson is seeing his patients improve their health with the right therapy.

Dr. Hutchinson earned his medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada. He completed his internship and residency at University of Colorado, Denver, and completed a one-year fellowship in immunology. His specialty is in internal medicine.

Born and raised in Santa Fe and Albuquerque, N.M., Dr. Hutchinson practiced medicine for several years oversees in Afghanistan and Saudi Arabia. When he’s not working, he enjoys woodworking, gardening and fly fishing.

Areas of expertise

Internal medicine

Education
Medical school: McGill University, Montreal, Can.; Residency: University of Colorado, Denver, Colo.

Care Locations

Hospital Privileges

Specialties

Board Certifications
  • Internal medicine
Services Provided

Reviews

Patient Ratings and Comments
About Our Survey

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey. Responses are measured on a 10-point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5-point scale in order to display results in a 5-star rating. Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.6 out of 5 (146 Ratings, 37 Comments)

100

11/24/2015
Dr. Hutchinson always answers my questions, he will even look up on the computer and explain my melanoma problems. He has been very helpful with all my medical problems. I hope he doesn't retire!
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

11/18/2015
After speaking to the provider about my husband about his dementia (just starting) and what to do, he immediately assigned a case worker, told me about how necessary it was that I take care of myself and how he would be seeing me every couple of months, etc. Very concerned for me and my husband.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

11/08/2015
I am very pleased with the care and concern that Dr. Hutchinson and his nurse provide.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

10/28/2015
I am very leased with Dr Hutchinson and the providence staff in his office. I consider him and them to be the highest quality of professional's.
Providence Health & Services Patient
90

10/28/2015
Telephone contact was iffy for resolution of my needs. Using the my chart option for scheduling an appointment was superior to telephone.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

10/25/2015
The doctor is very perceptive and listens.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

10/07/2015
I have been going to this care provider for about 9 years now and am very satisfied with him, his staff and office providers. They are always concerned about my health and welfare.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

10/03/2015
I am 100% satisfied that we are getting the best possible care. My questions are taken seriously and our physician makes relevant suggestions or orders appropriate tests if further examination is required or indicated.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

10/01/2015
I have already recommended Dr. Hutchinson to two family members.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

09/06/2015
prescription refills too slow due to poor communication between doctor and pharmacist
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

09/01/2015
Dr Hutchinson is a wonderful Dr.I have had nothing but great care and have deep respect for him and the care I have received.thank you Dr. Hutchinson.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

08/18/2015
Dr. has much experience to reflect back on as well as him keeping up with current procedures and testing etc.
Providence Health & Services Patient
80

08/16/2015
Good
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

07/30/2015
Got a letter from Dr. Hutchinson explaining the results of my test. Impressive
Providence Health & Services Patient
80

07/29/2015
I was referred to an orthopod and within two days of my visit, I got a call from the orthopedic Doctor's office and an appointment is scheduled in the near future!
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

07/27/2015
No bad Experiences
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

07/21/2015
I saw this physician due to my regular primary care physician being unavailable. He listened to my problem and prescribed medication to help with the pain and muscle spasm.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

07/17/2015
Thorough and efficient
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100

07/14/2015
Dr Hutchinson is always on time and exceptionally sensitive to my issues or concerns..
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

07/02/2015
This provider sends me to competent venders as needed. If I need something he makes sure I am attended to promptly, I have nothing I can not talk to him about.
Providence Health & Services Patient
90

07/02/2015
I've found Dr. Hutchinson to be punctual, thorough and easy to understand.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

06/02/2015
Dr. understands my mental health needs and gives good overall care.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

04/29/2015
I have chronic [...] and this is the only doctor that will listen to me. [...] it is sure great that Dr. Hutchinson gives me the meds and helps me. Thanks to him.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

04/29/2015
all good
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

03/29/2015
He always plans enough time to thoroughly go over my history and answer my questions and concerns
Providence Health & Services Patient
90

03/29/2015
I still have the leg pain that I went in for help with. Not sure what to do next!
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

03/15/2015
I have always had wonderful care with Dr. Hutchinson and would recommend him if asked but I think people should make their own choice.
Providence Health & Services Patient
90

03/10/2015
I like my provider, however, I think doing work on the computer screen, takes to much time for them to , really listen. Someone else should be there to help with this!
Providence Health & Services Patient
80

03/04/2015
On this day, Providence, somehow, did not have my appointment on file. However, they got me in to see Dr. anyway which was good because I was fasting for the blood work. They got that done, too.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

03/04/2015
Dr. Hutchinson and [...] his nurse are always friendly and concerned that I am well cared for! They are great people and I feel lucky to have them proving my care.
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02/25/2015
Waited a half hour in waiting room and an additional half hour in exam room. Did not have time to stay for the appointment. Rescheduled.
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02/25/2015
I don't get the impression this physician is particularly fond of me. Not sure why but there is a coldness apparent.
Providence Health & Services Patient
80

02/22/2015
i have no complaints.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

02/15/2015
I have always been pleased with the care from this provider. I hope he never retires.
Providence Health & Services Patient
90

02/13/2015
I do not have any problem with Dr. Hutchinson.
Providence Health & Services Patient
80

01/25/2015
difficulty obtaining orders for study and follow up DME
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

01/21/2015
Dr. Hutchinson is the best and I feel fortunate to have him as my doctor.
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