Dr. Karl Hanson, MD

Dr. Karl Hanson, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Karl Hanson, MD is a family medicine specialist in Kenner, LA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1984 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

200 W Esplanade Ave Ste 307

Kenner, LA 70065

Contact Information

(504) 467-3404

Insurance Accepted

  • Peoples Health

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Dr. Hanson's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Hanson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hanson "Dr. Hanson enjoys signing solos and in a barbershop quartet. Woodworking is also a favorite past-time. Dr. Hanson is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. In June 2016 he decided to create a Direct Primary Care practice bringing the sole focus back to the patient. He is a thought leader in Direct Primary Care. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hanson "Dr. Hanson provides care based on three decades of practice.  Our focus is one-on-one with the patient.  Dr. Hanson does not contract with insurance companies so there is no "third party" or "middleman" interfering with patient care.  We don't allow it.  Providing a full range of care, tests and procedures as well as dispensing deeply disconted medication right from our office!"

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

67  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Breast Exam
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Juvederm Ultra Plus 
  • Juvéderm Volbella
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Juvéderm® Ultra Plus XC Injection
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Kybella Treatment for Submental Fat
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Vollure 
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • New Orleans
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Charity Hosp-Lsu Sch Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Lsu Fam Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Karl Hanson, MD
Dr. Hanson is so helpful. Love the new monthly service business model. Fast appointments.
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Aug 22, 2018
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Wonderful concept and experience. Got appointment that afternoon, did not have to hang in a waiting room, had plenty time. He took time to listen. Even got the meds I needed right from Dr. Hanson immediately. Like the member concept. Nikki was so pleasant and helpful too.
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Doug in Metairie, LA – May 08, 2017
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