Dermatology

Bruce L. Hansen, DVM
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Dermatology

Bruce L. Hansen, DVM

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Dermatology

Dr. Hansen

Dr. Hansen received his veterinary degree from the University of Missouri in 1980 and practiced small and large animal medicine for two years in Iowa before completing a small animal internship in Las Vegas from 1982-1984. He completed his dermatology residency at the University of Pennsylvania in 1986 and received board certification from the American College of Veterinary Dermatology in 1992. Dr. Hansen is an adjunct Clinical Instructor at the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Veterinary Dermatology, the Academy of Veterinary Allergy and Clinical Immunology, the Society of Investigative Dermatology, the American Animal Hospital Association, and the D.C. Academy of Veterinary Medicine. He has served as the Dermatology Chairperson of the American Animal Hospital Association EXCEL committee (1990-1994), and served on the Education Committee of the American College of Veterinary Dermatology from 1992-1994. Dr. Hansen has authored numerous articles for veterinary journals and regularly speaks at veterinary meetings all over the United States.

Dr. Hansen lives in Fairfax with his wife, Judy, and his three sons. He is a certified referee for the Northern Virginia Swim League and the Virginia High School League. He is an avid sports fan and especially enjoys going to watch the Washington Nationals play. He and his family have a beagle appropriately named Trouble.