Matthew Hutter, MBA MD MPH
  • Director, Codman Center
  • Mass General Hospital
  • Boston, MA United States


Dr. Hutter is a general and gastrointestinal surgeon at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), where his clinical work focuses on advanced laparoscopic, foregut and bariatric surgery. He graduated from Harvard College and Harvard Medical School and completed his surgical training and a fellowship in advanced laparoscopic and bariatric surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital. He is a Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School. He earned a Master’s in Public Health at the Harvard School of Public Health and a Master’s in Business Administration from the MIT Sloan School of Management. He is the Director of the Codman Center for Clinical Effectiveness in Surgery. He also serves as an executive director of the MGH Department of Surgery Quality and Safety Program. .Dr. Hutter was elected by membership to be the President of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) from 2019-21. His overall academic focus is on the development, implementation and responsible use of data collection systems in Surgery, with a focus on assessing and improving the quality of surgical care.