Dr. Laura Hanson, MD

Geriatric MedicineFemaleAge 62

Geriatric Medicine

Dr. Laura Hanson, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Chapel Hill, NC. She is affiliated with University of North Carolina Hospital. Her office is not accepting new patients.

Dr. Laura Hanson, MD

UNC Hospitals

101 Manning Dr Chapel Hill, NC 27514 ()

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(984) 974-1000

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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hanson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Dizziness
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hanson treats Dizziness more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Hanson treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Vertigo
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hanson treats Vertigo more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Hanson treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Paroxyzmal Vertigo of Childhood
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Central Vestibular Vertigo
  • Migrainous Vertigo
Nausea
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hanson treats Nausea more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Hanson treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Hanson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Skin
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fever
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polyuria
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaccination
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Hanson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Laura Hanson, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Chapel Hill, NC. She is affiliated with University of North Carolina Hospital. Her office is not accepting new patients.

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
Brigham and Womens Hospital
Residency Hospital
University of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency Hospital
Brigham and Womens Hospital
Internship Hospital
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Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Laura Hanson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hanson frequently treats Dizziness, Vertigo, and Nausea. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hanson treats.

Where is Dr. Laura Hanson, MD's office located?

Dr. Hanson's office is located at 101 Manning Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

UNC Hospitals

UNC Hospitals101 Manning Dr Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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State Employees Credit Union (SECU) Jim and Betsy Bryan Hospice Home of UNC Health Care

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Affiliated Hospitals

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University of North Carolina Hospital

Chapel Hill, NC

83% Patients that would definitely recommend, 13% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)