Dr. Hans Andersson, MD

Dr. Hans Andersson, MD

Clinical Biochemical Genetics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Hans Andersson, MD is a clinical biochemical geneticist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in clinical biochemical genetics and clinical molecular genetics.Read his story

1430 Tulane Ave # 31

New Orleans, LA 70112

Contact Information

(504) 988-5101

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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  • Specializes in Clinical Biochemical Genetics
  • Board certified in Clinical Biochemical Genetics, Clinical Biochemical/Molecular Genetics and Clinical Genetics
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Dr. Andersson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Andersson "Hans C. Andersson, MD is the Karen Gore Professor of Human Genetics and Director of the Hayward Genetics Center at the Tulane University Medical School where he directs the Biochemical Genetics Lab. Following fellowship training in clinical genetics and biochemical genetics at the National Institutes of Health and University of Gottingen, Germany, Dr. Andersson achieved American Board of Medical Genetics certification in Clinical Genetics and Clinical Biochemical/Molecular Genetics and American Board of Pediatrics board certification in Pediatrics. His research has elucidated clinical features and pathophysiology of inherited metabolic genetic disorders, especially in lysosomal storage disorders. He leads a referral center for metabolic diseases in the Gulf South at Tulane Medical School. Dr. Andersson is a past Member of the ACGME Residency Review Committee, an Editorial Board Member of the Journal of Pediatrics, past President (2008-2010) of the SouthEast Regional Genetics Group (SERGG), and holds membership of numerous national societies including the Society of Pediatric Research and Society of Inherited Metabolic Diseases."
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2  Specialties

  • Clinical Biochemical Genetics
  • Clinical Molecular Genetics

3  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Biochemical Genetics
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Genetics*
  • Clinical Biochemical/Molecular Genetics
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Genetics*
  • Clinical Genetics
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Genetics*

11  Conditions Treated

  • Birth Defects
  • Congenital Diseases
  • Developmental Delay
  • Down Syndrome
  • Genetic Diseases
  • Genetic Fetal Risks
  • Inborn Errors of Metabolism
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Phenylketonuria
  • Wilson's Disease

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0 Sanctions

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  • Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Charity Hosp-Tulane
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Tulane University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Charity Hosp-Tulane
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Tulane University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Alexander Von Humboldt University Gottingen
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • National Institute Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Alexander Von Humboldt Research Fellowship
    Other Education | Completed 1993
  • National Institutes Of Health/Nichd/Human Genetics Branch
    Other Education | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Humanism in Medicine, Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey, 2000
  • Best Doctors in America, 1998- 2007
  • Virginia S. Furrow Award for Innovations in Teaching, 2000
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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