The Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C., is pleased to announce that Lori A. Hansen, M.D., FACP, FACCP, Pulmonologist, has received Board Recertification by the American Board of Internal Medicine for the specialty of pulmonology.
Dr. Hansen received Board Recertification status by passing the American Board of Internal Medicine's stringent certification examination, a test of the physician's abilities in the field pulmonology. Board Certification demonstrates that a physician has met rigorous standards through intensive study, self-assessment, and evaluation. It also acknowledges physicians who have demonstrated the ability and commitment to continued learning necessary to provide the high quality of medical care for patients. American Board of Internal Medicine Diplomats must continue to demonstrate their competence in the specialty by taking recertification exams every 10 years.
Dr. Hansen specializes in the care of adult patients with chronic bronchitis, emphysema, lung cancer, sleep apnea, tobacco abuse, asthma, pulmonary fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension and other lung diseases. She has been in practice at the Yankton Medical Clinic since July 1989; with outreach clinics in Creighton, Osmond, and Plainview, NE; and Vermillion.
Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. is an independent, physician-owned, multi-specialty clinic comprised of 40 physicians.