Dr. Uel Hansen, MD

Dr. Uel Hansen, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Uel Hansen, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Kennewick, WA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University, North Chicago Il-M.D. in 2004 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

6703 W Rio Grande Ave

Kennewick, WA 99336

Contact Information

(509) 460-5588

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Arthritis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
high
more than 88% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip
high
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Hansen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hansen "Dr. Uel D. Hansen is an Orthopaedic Surgeon serving the Kennewick area for more than 10 years. Dr. Hansen is experienced in Physical Therapy, Hand Therapy and CT Scan. He is a professional member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons."

8  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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31  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • Utah State University, Logan Ut-Bs In Biological and Irrigational Engineering
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University, North Chicago Il-M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hansen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hansen's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hansen to family and friends
6 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hansen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I ask the doctors at TCO who would be the best doctor to do a total knee replacement for me & Dr Perry said Dr Hansen. On February 21st Dr Hansen did my first knee replacement on my right knee. I was so satisfied with It. And just six weeks later we did my left knee total knee replacement. I am in...more
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Dr. Hansen is the most caring doctor I have met. Very knowledgeable and explains every thing thoroughly. He did both of my knees six months apart
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I couldn't have found a better orthopedic doctor than Dr Hansen. He is a very caring doctor. I'm totally pleased with my surgery. He also has a wonderful staff. I highly recommend Dr Hansen and his staff.
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I was impressed how personable Dr. Hansen was. He readily referred me to another Provider who could help more than he could. Dr. Hansen was very thorough in explanations. I would recommend him to a friend.
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At the age of 42 I needed to have both of my hips replaced due to them not forming properly in my younger years. I had my left one done first and Dr. Hansen did a fantastic job. He explained everything in detail and answered all of of my questions. I felt that he cared about me and my condition. I...more
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