Dr. Daniel Hanson, MD

Dr. Daniel Hanson, MD

Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Daniel Hanson, MD is a minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Hugo, MN and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1998 and specializes in minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic spine reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

14643 Mercantile Dr N Ste 110

Hugo, MN 55038

Contact Information

(612) 670-4971

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Hanson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Neck Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hanson treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Hanson treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hanson treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Hanson treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hanson treats Thoracic Spine Fracture more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Hanson treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Hanson's conditions and procedures:

Arthritis of the Elbow
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Broken Neck
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Replacement
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Dislocation
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

About Me

Care Philosophy

My goal is to find the simplest way to give you better quality of life and a quicker recovery.  I have found that procedures such as cervical disk replacement, endoscopic spine surgery, and non-fusion techniques often provide better outcomes ...

Specialties

  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Spine Surgery Psc
    Residency Hospital
  • 2004
    Spine Surg Psc
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2004
    Indiana Spine Group
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2003
    Indiana University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 1998
    University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School
    1998
  • 1987
    University Of Mn
    Undergraduate School
    1987

Awards

Dr. Hanson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hanson

4.4

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
3.225806451612903%
(1)
1 Star
12.903225806451612%
(4)

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Dr. Hanson recommended Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion of C7-T1.. Dr. Hanson has been extremely responsive and reached out to me the night before surgery to let me know he was available if I had any questions. He also called me the day after surgery answering any questions had at that time....Read More
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I suffered for over 4 months with lower back pain, left leg pain. Seen a Chiropractor with no relief. Dr. Hanson is awesome! His staff is amazing! I had L5/L4 Endoscopic Surgery yesterday and today I feel good, just a little stiff but I have NO BACK PAIN!!! Thank You so much Dr. Hanson
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I had lumbar spinal surgery to remove bone spurs and other material pressing on nerves. I had been in constant pain when standing or walking. Another orthopedic surgeon said I had to have spinal fusion surgery to stabilize my back, involving a huge incision, long recovery. I wanted a second...Read More
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Thanks for your comments. My goal is the outcome...Read More
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I will be having my spine surgery in a week. I started seeing him at Midwest spine and he left to start his own. I was so impressed with everything leading up to this I followed him to Minnesota spine institute.. From what I understand, he is starting his own practice under this name. He cares, ...Read More
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DR.HANSON HAS BEEN THE BEST DR. I HAVE SEEN . HE LISTENS, HE CARES , YOUR JUST NOT A CASE NUMBER FOR HIM & HE NEVER WHO YOU ARE. I'VE HAD 2 NECK FUSIONS WITH DR. HANSON. HES SERIOUS ABOUT YOUR SITUATION BUT HES FUNNY TO.
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Thanks Darla!!
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Locations

Minnesota Spine Institute

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    • Mon: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Tue: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
Cigna
Cigna PPO
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Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Principal Financial Group
Tricare
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