Erik Hansen, MD

Orthopedic surgeon

Dr. Erik Hansen is an orthopedic surgeon in the Arthroplasty Service of the UCSF Orthopedic Institute. Hansen specializes in reconstructive, replacement and revision surgery of the hip and knee, and has expertise in the direct anterior hip approach for hip joint replacement. In his research, he focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of periprosthetic joint infection.

Hansen earned a medical degree and completed an orthopedic surgery residency at UCSF. He served as a fellow in adult reconstructive surgery at the Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. Hansen directs a total joint database and a periprosthetic infection database, and is an assistant professor in residence of orthopedic surgery.

Clinics

Arthritis and Joint Replacement Center
1500 Owens St., Suite 430
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353–2808
Fax: (415) 885–3862

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

Board Certification

Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Academic Title

Assistant Professor

More about Erik Hansen

Additional Languages

Mandarin
Spanish

Education

University of California San Francisco School of Medicine 2005

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center 2011

Fellowships

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 2012

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Cheah JW, Sing DC, Hansen EN, Aleshi P, Vail TP. Does Intrathecal Morphine in Spinal Anesthesia Have a Role in Modern Multimodal Analgesia for Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty? J Arthroplasty. 2018 Jan 31.
  2. Shaw JD, Miller S, Plourde A, Shaw DL, Wustrack R, Hansen EN. Methylene Blue-Guided Debridement as an Intraoperative Adjunct for the Surgical Treatment of Periprosthetic Joint Infection. J Arthroplasty. 2017 Dec; 32(12):3718-3723.
  3. Lu M, Sing DC, Kuo AC, Hansen EN. Preoperative Anemia Independently Predicts 30-Day Complications After Aseptic and Septic Revision Total Joint Arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2017 Sep; 32(9S):S197-S201.
  4. Patterson JT, Sing D, Hansen EN, Tay B, Zhang AL. The James A. Rand Young Investigator's Award: Administrative Claims vs Surgical Registry: Capturing Outcomes in Total Joint Arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2017 Sep; 32(9S):S11-S17.
  5. Barry JJ, Yucekul A, Theologis AA, Hansen EN, Ames C, Deviren V. Spinal Realignment for Adult Deformity: Three-column Osteotomies Alter Total Hip Acetabular Component Positioning. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2017 Feb; 25(2):125-132.
  6. Lu M, Hansen EN. Hydrogen Peroxide Wound Irrigation in Orthopaedic Surgery. J Bone Jt Infect. 2017; 2(1):3-9.
  7. Barry JJ, Thielen Z, Sing DC, Yi PH, Hansen EN, Ries M. Length of Endoprosthetic Reconstruction in Revision Knee Arthroplasty Is Associated With Complications and Reoperations. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2017 Jan; 475(1):72-79.
  8. Frank JM, Kayupov E, Moric M, Segreti J, Hansen E, Hartman C, Okroj K, Belden K, Roslund B, Silibovsky R, Parvizi J, Della Valle CJ. The Mark Coventry, MD, Award: Oral Antibiotics Reduce Reinfection After Two-Stage Exchange: A Multicenter, Randomized Controlled Trial. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2017 Jan; 475(1):56-61.
  9. Weick JW, Kang H, Lee L, Kuether J, Liu X, Hansen EN, Kandemir U, Rollins MD, Mok JM. Direct Measurement of Tissue Oxygenation as a Method of Diagnosis of Acute Compartment Syndrome. J Orthop Trauma. 2016 Nov; 30(11):585-591.
  10. Nishio S, Fukunishi S, Yoshiya S, Sing DC, Hansen EN, Vail TP. Comparison of Complications Following Revision of Metal-on-Metal Versus Metal-on-Polyethylene Total Hip Arthroplasty. Orthopedics. 2017 Jan 01; 40(1):e164-e169.
  11. Lansdown DA, Whitaker A, Wustrack R, Sawyer A, Hansen EN. A Resident-led Initiative Improves Screening and Treatment for Vitamin D Deficiency in Patients with Hip Fractures. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2017 Jan; 475(1):264-270.
  12. Barry JJ, Sing DC, Vail TP, Hansen EN. Early Outcomes of Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty After Prior Lumbar Spinal Fusion. J Arthroplasty. 2017 02; 32(2):470-474.
  13. Sing DC, Barry JJ, Cheah JW, Vail TP, Hansen EN. Long-Acting Opioid Use Independently Predicts Perioperative Complication in Total Joint Arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2016 09; 31(9 Suppl):170-174.e1.
  14. Sing DC, Barry JJ, Aguilar TU, Theologis AA, Patterson JT, Tay BK, Vail TP, Hansen EN. Prior Lumbar Spinal Arthrodesis Increases Risk of Prosthetic-Related Complication in Total Hip Arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2016 09; 31(9 Suppl):227-232.e1.
  15. Kazarian GS, Tarity TD, Hansen EN, Cai J, Lonner JH. Significant Functional Improvement at 2 Years After Isolated Patellofemoral Arthroplasty With an Onlay Trochlear Implant, But Low Mental Health Scores Predispose to Dissatisfaction. J Arthroplasty. 2016 Feb; 31(2):389-94.
  16. Wong K, Mohan R, Yi PH, Hansen EN. Evaluating patient education material regarding unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. Knee. 2016 Jan; 23(1):157-61.
  17. Alijanipour P, Adeli B, Hansen EN, Chen AF, Parvizi J. Intraoperative Purulence Is Not Reliable for Diagnosing Periprosthetic Joint Infection. J Arthroplasty. 2015 Aug; 30(8):1403-6.
  18. Mohan R, Yi PH, Hansen EN. Evaluating online information regarding the direct anterior approach for total hip arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2015 May; 30(5):803-7.
  19. Yi PH, Haughom BD, Hansen EN. Comment on "perioperative administration of selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors for postoperative pain management in patients after total knee arthroplasty". J Arthroplasty. 2015 Apr; 30(4):718.
  20. Hansen E, Belden K, Silibovsky R, Vogt M, Arnold W, Bicanic G, Bini S, Catani F, Chen J, Ghazavi M, Godefroy KM, Holham P, Hosseinzadeh H, Kim KI, Kirketerp-Møller K, Lidgren L, Lin JH, Lonner JH, Moore CC, Papagelopoulos P, Poultsides L, Randall RL, Roslund B, Saleh K, Salmon JV, Schwarz E, Stuyck J, Dahl AW, Yamada K. Perioperative antibiotics. J Orthop Res. 2014 Jan; 32 Suppl 1:S31-59.

Publications are derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and provided by UCSF Profiles, a service of the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UCSF. Researchers can make corrections and additions to their publications by logging on to UCSF Profiles.