Dr. Mark S. Hansen is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in cornea, external disease, anterior segment, cataract, glaucoma and refractive surgery.
Dr. Hansen completed his undergraduate coursework and Doctorate in Medicine at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. He was awarded the Linda and Derrick Wood scholarship and two medical scholarships.
After a one-year residency at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Washington, he completed his ophthalmology residency at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. Following his residency he was selected to be the Chief Resident where he was involved with resident education and surgical training.
Dr. Hansen has published numerous articles, abstracts and posters. He is actively involved in volunteer work.
Dr. Hansen performs cataract and intraocular lens implant surgery, corneal transplants and other surgeries for patients with corneal diseases, along with a variety of glaucoma procedures. He also performs refractive surgery, including laser vision correction procedures such as LASIK and PRK as well as refractive lens implant surgery. He sees patients and performs surgery at our Blaine, Minneapolis and Minnetonka locations.
His hobbies include spending time with his wife and four kids. He enjoys coaching little league basketball and soccer, and attending dance and gymnastic performances. As a family, they enjoy traveling and exploring new sites. He also likes to spend his free time playing basketball and attending or watching college sporting events.