Dr. Richard Michael Hanson MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Richard Hanson is a psychiatrist in Tacoma, Washington and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including VA NY Harbor Healthcare System, Manhattan Campus and Veterans Affairs New Jersey Health Care System. He received his medical degree from University of Washington School of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 31 doctors at VA NY Harbor Healthcare System, Manhattan Campus and one of 41 at Veterans Affairs New Jersey Health Care System who specialize in Psychiatry.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: General Psychiatry, Forensic

Clinical Interests: Forensic Psychiatry

Hospital Affiliation

Veterans Affairs New Jersey Health Care System

VA NY Harbor Healthcare System, Manhattan Campus

Education & Medical Training

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Residency, Neurology, 1984–1985

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980–1981

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Neurology, 1981–1984

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1980

University of Washington School of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 29 years in Neurology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015


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