Dr Jonathon Hutton

BHSc (Honours), MBBS, PhD, FRANZCR
Radiation Oncologist
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Dr Jonathon Hutton is committed to delivering the best possible health outcomes for his patients through a comprehensive and researched-based approach, ensuring his patients receive exceptional care and support through each step of treatment.


Dr Jonathon Hutton is a radiation oncologist at Icon Cancer Centre Mackay and Icon Cancer Centre Cairns (Liz Plummer). He began his formal education at the University of Adelaide where he obtained his Bachelor of Health Science (BHSc) with Honours in 2001. After completing a post-doctoral research fellowship at Harvard University in 2007, Dr Hutton went on to earn his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from Flinders University and subsequently began his training at the Royal Adelaide Hospital. In 2018 he became a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (FRANZCR) and completed a PhD at the University of Adelaide. In 2019 he began working at Northern Territory Radiation Oncology in Darwin.

Dr Hutton is a passionate researcher, having received several research awards, and is a dedicated member of several professional organisations including the Australian and New Zealand Urogenital and Prostate Cancer Trials Group (ANZUP), the Australasian Brachytherapy Group (ABG) and the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology. His clinical experience covers a wide range of solid tumour malignancies with a special interest in lung cancer, skin cancer, gynaecological cancer, head and neck cancer and haematological malignancies.

Affiliations & Memberships

  • Australasian Brachytherapy Group (ABG)
  • Australian and New Zealand Urogenital and Prostate Cancer Trials Group (ANZUP)
  • European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO)
  • Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR)

Special Interests

Dr Jonathon Hutton accepts referrals for all cancer types, with a special clinical interest in:
  • Gynaecological cancer
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Lung cancer
  • Skin cancer
  • Stereotactic radiation therapy

Icon Locations

Mackay View centre
Cairns (Liz Plummer) View centre


  • Yeoh EE, Botten R, Di Matteo A, Tippett M, Hutton JF, Fraser R, Dinning PG, Wattchow D. Pudendal nerve injury impairs anorectal function and health related quality of life measures ≥2 years after 3D conformal radiotherapy for prostate cancer. Acta Oncol. 2018 Apr; 57(4):456-464.

  • Loganathan A, Schloithe AC, Hutton JF, Yeoh EK, Fraser R, Dinning PG, Wattchow Pudendal Nerve Injury in Men with Fecal Incontinence after Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer. D. Acta Oncol. 2015 Jun; 54(6):882-8.

  • Hutton JF & Leung J. The Treatment of Spinal Cord Compression; Are We Overusing Radiotherapy Alone Compared to Surgery and Radiotherapy? Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology. Asia Pac J Clin Oncol. 2013 Jun; 9(2):123-8. Epub 2012 Oct 9.

  • Hutton JF, Sadlon T, Brezats S, D’Andrea R & Barry S. The In vitro Differentiation of CD4+CD25+FOXP3+ Regulatory T Cells from Cord Blood Haemopoietic Progenitor Cells. Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 2009; 85(3):445-51

  • Butcher C, Hutton JF, Hahn U, To LB, Bardy P, Lewis I, D’Andrea R. The Cellular Origin and Lineage Specificity of the JAK2V617F: Allele in Polycythemia Vera. Blood 2007; 109:386 Lin H, Nieda M, Hutton JF, Rozenkov V, Nicol A. Comparative Gene Expression Analysis of NKT Cell Subpopulation. Journal of Leukocyte Biology 2006; 80: 164-173