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New breast surgeon joins Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) Medical Group

April 18, 2018

Dr. Katherine Hansen

Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) Medical Group is pleased to announce Breast Surgical Oncologist Katherine Hansen, D.O., has joined the 880 W. Central Road Suite 5000 practice.

Dr. Hansen received her doctor of osteopathic medicine degree from A.T. Still University in Kirksville, Missouri. She finished an internship at the UMDNJ and two residencies at the Rowan School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, New Jersey. She completed a breast oncology fellowship at the Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia.

Dr. Hansen is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Osteopathic Association and the American Society of Breast Surgeons, to name a few. In 2015, she received the George Peters Award for Best Presentation by a Breast Fellow. She is board-certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery.

Dr. Hansen begins seeing patients next week. To make an appointment, call 847-618-3800.

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Hansen to the NCH Medical Group.