Top Doctor

Christopher Awtrey

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center-Boston


Dr. Awtrey is a gynecologic oncologist at BIDMC who treats patients in Boston and Needham. He is dedicated to providing comprehensive, compassionate care in an environment dedicated to managing the physical and emotional challenges associated with cancer. He collaborates with medical and radiation oncologists, as well as pathologists with special expertise in gynecologic oncology. Patients receive ongoing support from BIDMC's extensive network of cancer support resources, including groups led by social workers, pain management, and spiritual care.

List the treatments and procedures you offer:

-Surgical treatment of gynecologic cancers including ovarian; endometrial; cervical; and vulvar.
-Minimally invasive surgery including laparoscopic hysterectomy and lymph node dissection
-Minimally invasive surgery including robotic hysterectomy and lymph node dissestion
-Sentinel lymph node mapping
-Radical hysterectomy for cervical cancer

Awards or Certifications

BIDMC Department of Ob/Gyn Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching Residents

What's your background, education and training?

-Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT
-Medical Degree from Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
-Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fletcher Allen Healthcare/ University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
-Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
-Master’s Degree in Health Care Delivery Science, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

What do patients have to say about you?

Dr. Awtrey really shows he cares for his patients. It's so refreshing these days.

Dr. Awtrey is the best! He's keeping me healthy & doing what no one else could do!

Dr. Awtrey is the very best. He listens.

Insurances Accepted

Most major insurances accepted


Top Doctor: 2020, 2021


Primary Hospital: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center-Boston