Dr. Julie Hanson, MD

Dr. Julie Hanson, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Julie Hanson, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Norwalk, IA and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1997 and specializes in pediatrics and venous and lymphatic medicine.Read her story

9421 Marketplace Dr

Norwalk, IA 50211

Contact Information

(515) 974-0800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • 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 Experience

Dr. Hanson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Hanson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hanson "My name is Julie Hanson and I'm a board certified pediatrician practicing in Norwalk, Iowa. I grew up in DeKalb, Illinois and admit to being a proud (and eternally grateful) Cubs fan! In my free time I'm an avid photographer and traveler. My husband and I have one grown daughter whom we are very proud of and one rescue dog that we adore. I enjoy caring for children in need and also counseling about healthy habits that promote well-being. I have a special interest (and training) in pediatric lymphedema as it affects our family personally."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hanson "My approach is all about listening and caring and about being thorough. I'm a detail person."

2  Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Venous and Lymphatic Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

19  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fracture Care
  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Neonatal Care
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Hendrix College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • St Joes Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Marshfield Clin/St Josephs Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Klose Training Lymphedema Certification
    Other Education | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hanson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hanson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hanson to family and friends
18 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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Dr. Hanson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Hanson Says:

Thanks so much for constructive feedback. Always appreciated! 


Patient Comments (12)

Dr Hanson is an amazing doctor. She saved our son Peyton's life 10 years ago this coming August do to a pneumo thorax and colasped lung. We are so greatful for everything that she did for him while he was under her care. You will never find a more compassionate and knowledgeable doctor than Dr...more
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Wonderful physician and is very thorough!
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Dr. Hanson is an amazing physician. Everytime my kiddos were in to see her she was always thorough, patient, knowledgeable and most of all caring. Our family is very fond of her and her kindness. She has one of the biggest hearts of anyone we have ever met. She has gained our family's trust and we...more
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Dr. Hanson was the first person my son saw after he was born 5 weeks early. She was right there after my c-section and took such amazing care of him in the NICU and was his pediatrician until she left our clinic when he was 9. I would HIGHLY recommend Dr. Hanson! She is smart, caring, compassionate...more
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Dr. Hanson was the most dedicated and thorough pediatrician in Dubuque. Our 2 kids loved her. She took care of them for 12 years, and we were so sad to see her leave Dubuque for Norwalk, IA. Our loss is their gain. The only downside is that it was sometimes hard to get appointments with her,...more
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