Dr. Robert Hansen, MD

Dr. Robert Hansen, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Robert Hansen, MD is a clinical neurophysiologist in Norfolk, VA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences in 1979 and specializes in clinical neurophysiology, neurology, and more.

6275 E Virginia Beach Blvd Ste 303

Norfolk, VA 23502

Contact Information

(757) 461-3141

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Optima Health
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hansen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Hansen's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology
  • Pain Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

64  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Back Pain
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain

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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.

Education

  • University of Utah
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Bethesda Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Mayo Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hansen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hansen's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hansen to family and friends
59 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (59)

  • 5
    (44)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Hansen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Both my wife and I are new patients Dr. Hansen's clinic. We actually followed Dr. Holzer from Bon Secours to Dr. Hansen's clinic and are so happy we did. Dr. Holzer's "whole body" approach to pain management has helped me for almost 4 years and now I know my wife will get the best attention and...more
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Dr Hansen has been my pain physicians for many years. First went to him when he was with Bob Secours in Portsmouth. He is one of the best doctors I have ever met. Have told multiple friends and even strangers about him. He quite literally gave me my life back.
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First his training: : Mayo Clinic, John Hopkins,and Bethesda Naval. Dr Hansen has provided excellent care for my debilitating chronic headaches . He spent a great deal of time with me and left no stone unturned in seeking treatment. I doubt you will ever meet a more intelligent and compassionate...more
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I've even calling this office for 2 weeks leaving messages and my phone number. I've gotten not even 1 return call. What is the problem? It's crazy when a Dr's office can't even return call for an appointment.
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Dr. Hansen is an excellent doctor. He listens, suggests, and never tries to force any unwanted procedures. My last pain management doctor pressured me into taking seven shots in my back that made me very ill. Not only did the medicine not work, but it made me lose trust in his opinion. After...more
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