Derek Gartland Hansen, M.D.
Orthopedic Surgery
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Derek Gartland Hansen, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgery

Gender: Male
Language: English
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Clinical & Academic Positions

  • Assistant Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Instructor in Orthopaedic Surgery - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 2012
  • B.S., St. Lawrence University, 2008


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Dr. Hansen is an orthopedic surgeon with specialized training in orthopedic oncology and metabolic bone diseases. He specializes in the treatment of bone and soft tissue tumors, and metabolic bone disease such as osteoporosis as well as more unusual conditions. He also cares for patients with fractures and in need of joint reconstruction.      

Dr. Hansen grew up in Madison, CT and was an avid lacrosse and football player. He attended Saint Lawrence University where he continued playing lacrosse, and graduated magna cum laude, and Phi Beta Kappa. He attended the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and went on to do his residency inorthopedics at Stony Brook University. After graduation Dr. Hansen went on to do two fellowships, one in orthopedic oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering, and the second in metabolic bone disease at Hospital for Special Surgery.


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Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

  • Phi Beta Kappa, 2008
  • Omicron Delta Kappa, National Leadership Honor Society, 2008
  • Sigma Xi, Scientific Research Honor Society, 2011
  • Outstanding Resident of the Year, 2014
  • Resident Research Award, 2017