Heidi J. Hansen, D.M.D.
Heidi J. Hansen, DMD, is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College and an Assistant Attending Dentist at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Board-certified in Oral Medicine, Dr. Hansen practices general dentistry and oral medicine. She specializes in the management of oral mucosal diseases and the dental management of the oncology patient, specifically the management of patients with bisphosphonate related osteonecrosis of the jaw, and of patients undergoing head and neck radiation therapy and/or chemotherapy.
Heidi Hansen, DMD, received her dental degree (Candidata odontologiae) from the University of Copenhagen, Denmark in 2004 and her D.M.D. from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 2008. She completed a fellowship in infectious disease in 2005 and a fellowship in oral medicine in 2009, both at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. In 2010, Dr. Hansen completed a general dentistry residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital/ Weill Cornell Medical College, and she completed a fellowship in dental oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in 2011. Her clinical expertise includes the management of oral mucosal diseases and the dental management of the oncology patient, specifically the management of patients with bisphosphonate related osteonecrosis of the jaw, and of patients undergoing head and neck radiation therapy and/or chemotherapy. Dr. Hansen is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Medicine and a member of the American Academy of Oral Medicine. Her research interests include dental management of the patient undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplant and mandibular dosimetry following intensity modulated radiation therapy.
Insurance Plans Accepted
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- Medicare [Medicare]
- Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
- General Dentistry
- Oral Medicine
- D.M.D., UMDNJ/New Jersey Dental School, 2008