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My advice to my patients is to stop smoking, lose weight, check your blood pressure, and get your routine screenings, like mammograms and colonoscopies. My work as an endoscopist is both challenging and rewarding.

Personal Summary

Dr. Hanschen is married with three children, and says “I have come to the realization of how young 60 really is.” He is active in his church and enjoys trout fishing.

Professional Positions and Honors

Dr. Hanschen, General Surgery, is a member of the Travis County Medical Society and the American College of Surgeons. During his residency, he received the Robinson Memorial Award and was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society.

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B.A. in Biology, Austin College, Sherman, TX, 1974

Medical School

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1978

Residency / Internship

University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 1983


Board Certified in General Surgery