Dr. Hanson was born and raised in Pasadena, California where he graduated from high school. He completed his undergraduate education at the University of California San Diego with a double major in Biochemistry and Cell Biology as well as a degree in Psychology. He completed medical school at Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. After medical school he completed a radiology residency at LAC-USC Medical Center in Los Angeles, California and a fellowship in Vascular and Interventional Radiology at the USC Keck School of Medicine also in Los Angeles, California. Following fellowship, Dr. Hanson joined Salem Radiology Consultants in March, 2016.
Dr. Hanson enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 children. He has a variety of other interests that include hiking the beautiful forests, waterfalls and restorative natural beauty of the Pacific Northwest. Dr. Hanson also enjoys travelling abroad and remains fascinated with learning about other cultures.