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About Lawrence A. Hansen, MD
Lawrence A. Hansen, MD, received his Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature in 1974 from North Central College in Naperville IL. He was granted a Medical Degree in 1977 from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, IL. Following an internship in Psychiatry at Loyola in Maywood, Dr. Hansen spent 4 years in combined Anatomic and Clinical pathology training, also at Loyola. He followed this with 3 years of Neuropathology residency at Emory University in Atlanta, GA, and then went to UC San Diego for a two-year fellowship in Geriatric Neuropathology and Dementia. After an additional year of surgical pathology fellowship at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan, Dr. Hansen joined the faculty at UC San Diego School of Medicine in the Departments of Neurosciences and Pathology in 1988. Dr. Hansen is an attending physician on the clinical neuropathology service at UC San Diego, working with neurosurgeons and neuro-oncologists on brain tumor diagnosis and treatment.
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- Loyola University, Chicago, IL
- Loyola University Medical School, Maywood, IL
Date Joined Staff
- American Board of Pathology
Conditions and Treatments
- Geriatric Neuropathology