Britta L. Hansen, OD, FAAO

Britta Hansen, OD, joined Northwest Eye Surgeons after completing residency at the San Francisco VA Medical Center. She enjoys the challenge of managing and treating ocular disease.

Dr. Hansen is originally from Minnesota, but has established her home in the Pacific Northwest with her husband and children. In her free time, she enjoys supporting her husband's coaching career, taking walks and hikes, spending time with family and doing a variety of handwork including crocheting and knitting.

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."