Oral Surgeon Hanson, DDS, MD

David Hanson, DDS, MD

Board-Certified Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon

Education: Northwestern University Medical School

Dr. David Hanson graduated at the top of his class from Creighton University School of Dentistry and earned his medical doctorate from Northwestern University Medical School. He completed his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University Dental School. He was also a resident in the Department of General Surgery at both Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center and Cook County Hospital. David Hanson was Chief Resident in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University Dental School.

David Hanson also completed a one-year, intensive cosmetic surgery fellowship, focused on facial plastic surgery, at the West Olympic Surgery Center and Laser Institute in Los Angeles. The Oral and Maxillofacial Foundation and Northwestern University sponsored the fellowship.

Among his many accomplishments, Dr. David Hanson is considered one of Chicago’s leading facial trauma surgeons. Illinois Masonic Hospital often requests him to perform its most challenging surgeries.

Professional Memberships:

  1. Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  2. American Medical Association
  3. Illinois State and Chicago Medical Societies
  4. International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  5. Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  6. Illinois and Chicago Societies of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  7. American Dental Association
  8. Illinois State and Chicago Dental Societies

"The experience could not have been better from start to finish"

“I went to the Hoffman Estates office for all-on-4 upper and lower. The experience could not have been better from start to finish. Sure it was expensive, but I just got my permanent teeth today and went out for a big steak dinner. They did everything they said they would do and I couldn’t be happier. Everyone on the staff took great care to help me at every step.”
– Eric Adams