Matthew R. Hansen, MD| Pain Medicine | MedStar Health

Matthew R. Hansen, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.7 out of 5 (401 reviews)

Specialities: Pain Medicine

Languages: English

(443) 777-6878

About me

Matthew Hansen, MD, is director of the Center for Interventional Pain Management at MedStar Franklin Square. Dr. Hansen received his bachelor's degree in biomedical engineering from Johns Hopkins University and his doctoral degree from the Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. He completed an internship at Reading Hospital and Medical Center in Reading, PA; a residency in anesthesiology at Harvard Medical School's Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston; and a fellowship in pain medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, OH, where he also served as chief fellow. He is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in both pain medicine and anesthesiology.

A sampling of his publications can be found as contributing author to Interventional Pain Medicine and Understanding Pain: What You Need to Know to Take Control.


Awards
Dr. Hansen was named a 2019 “Top Doc” by Baltimore Magazine for Pain Medicine and was also recognized 2014 -2018.

White Mountain Institute Award

Clinical areas of focus

  • Pain Management
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Amplified Musculoskeletal Pain Syndrome (AMPS)
  • Cancer Pain
  • Causalgia Of Lower Limb
  • Causalgia Of Upper Limb
  • Chronic Migraines
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Spine Pain
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Erythromelalgia
  • Facet Joint Syndrome
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • HIV Neuropathy
  • Intractable Pain
  • Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Mononeuritis
  • Mononeuritis Multiplex
  • Musculocutaneous Neuropathy
  • Nerve Compression Syndrome
  • Neuralgia
  • Neuritis
  • Neuropathy
  • Opioid Issues
  • Pain Amplification Syndromes
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Persistent Pain After Orthopedic Surgery
  • Phantom Limb
  • Plexitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Post Radiation Pain
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Spinal Stenosis
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Procedures I perform

  • Pain Management
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Practice locations

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3001 South Hanover Street
Baltimore, MD, 21225

410-350-3200

Fax 410-350-0170

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9000 Franklin Square Drive
Floor 2
Baltimore, MD, 21237

443-777-7180

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Education

Board Certification: American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology

Board Certification: American Board of Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine

Fellowship Program: Cleveland Clinic (2011)

Residency Program: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (2010)

Internship Program: Reading Hospital and Medical Center (2007)

Medical School: Sidney Kimmel Medical College (2006)

Awards

  • Baltimore Magazine Top Doc, 2014-2019 White Mountain Institute Award

Ratings and reviews

  • Provider explained things understandably

    4.7
  • Provider listened carefully

    4.7
  • Provider knew medical history

    4.7
  • Provider showed respect

    4.7
  • Provider spent enough time with patient

    4.7
  • Jul 29, 2022

    Dr. Hansen offers multiple options as well as the rationale behind these options.

  • Jul 5, 2022

    Not personable looked at computer screen entire visit.

  • Jun 17, 2022

    I am very disappointed that the pain management procedure cannot be performed in Bel Air AND how long it will be between the initial visit and the treatment visit. I thought it would all be done today.