Britta L. Hansen, OD, FAAO

Britta Hansen, OD, joined Northwest Eye Surgeons in 2012 after completing a residency in primary care and ocular disease at the San Francisco VA Medical Center. During optometry school, she was involved in many leadership roles, including the president of the student association. She is looking forward to additional leadership positions and getting to know the community in Snohomish County.

Dr. Hansen enjoys the outdoors, including camping, hiking and mountain biking. She grew up in Minnesota, where she enjoys visiting family, kayaking on the lakes, and snow shoeing.

Education and Training

Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN; BA Biology

University of California, Berkeley, CA; OD

San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA; Optometric Residency

"Optometry is a great balance of getting to know my patients in their everyday lives as well as their eye care needs. I feel fortunate to be able to provide innovative and specialized care which complements the everyday vision needs provided by the primary eye doctor."