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Dr. David Herbert Hanson MD, DDS, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Dr. David Herbert Hanson MD, DDS

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon | Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

2449 N Lincoln Ave Chicago IL, 60614

About

Dr. David Hanson is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon practicing in Chicago, IL. Dr. Hanson specializes in the treatment of problems related to the face, mouth and jaws. As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Hanson is a unique dental specialist who can provide emergency medicine, perform general surgery and give anesthesia. These medical doctors are the only type of medical care specialist who can administer anesthesia, besides anesthesiologists. Typical procedures performed by Dr. Hanson are tooth extractions, especially wisdom teeth, corrective jaw surgery, cleft palate surgery and reconstructive surgery after an injury. Oral and maxillofacial surgeons can also perform dental work including placing dental implants. These surgeons might also deal with conditions of sleep apnea, oral cancers and more.

Education and Training

Creighton Univeristy D.D.S. 1990

NWU FEINBERG SCH OF MED M.D. 1994

Board Certification

Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryAmerican Board of Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryABOMS

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 19 years of experience
Dr. David Herbert Hanson MD, DDS
Dr. David Herbert Hanson MD, DDS's Expert Contributions
  • Risk of nerve damage during impacted wisdom tooth surgery?

    Yes, there is an inherent risk when removing lower wisdom teeth to injury the sensory nerve which supplies the lower lip, chin,gums and or tongue. The risk is usually low but dependent upon anatomical variation. Your surgeon can review your X-rays and advise you of your specific risk. READ MORE

Treatments

  • Wisdom Teeth
  • Oral Examination
  • Dental Implants
  • All-On-Four Treatment
  • Extractions
  • Biopsy
  • Facial Trauma
  • Bone Grafting

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons 
  • Professional Member Illinois and Chicago Societies of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons 
  • Professional Member American Dental Association 
  • Professional Member Illinois State and Chicago Dental Societies 
  • Professional Member American Medical Association 
  • Professional Member Illinois State and Chicago Medical Societies 
  • Professional Member International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons 
  • Professional Member International Congress of Oral Implantologists 

Residency

  • Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center General Surgery 
  • Cook County Hospital General Surgery 
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 

Fellowships

  • West Olympic Surgery Center and Laser Institute Cosmetic Surgery 

Dr. David Herbert Hanson MD, DDS's Practice location

Practice At 2449 N Lincoln Ave

2449 N Lincoln Ave -
Chicago, IL 60614
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Fax: 773-327-4759

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