2018 Inspired Excellence Awards Honoree
Lindsay T. Hanson, M.D.
Lindsay T. Hansen, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Medicine – Summerlin Hospital
Medical Director – El Jen Convalescent Hospital & Plaza Regency
Dr. Lindsay Hansen has been a pillar of the medical community in Southern Nevada for the past 20 years. He graduated from the UCLA School of Medicine in 1991 and started a private practice in Las Vegas in 1997. He has been at his current location in Summerlin in 1998 where he specialized in internal medicine. Dr. Hansen has also been serving as the Chairman of the Department of Medicine at Summerlin Hospital Medical Center since 2009. In addition, he has been the Nevada Delegate for the American Medical Directors Association since 2001.
Dr. Hansen serves as a mentor to many healthcare providers and is the Medical Director for the following healthcare facilities: El Jen Convalescent Hospital and Retirement Center; Marquis Plaza Regency; Creekside Hospice; Hospice del Sol; and Odyssey Hospice. He also donates his time to serve on the Board of Examiners for Long Term Care Administrators. As a member of this board, Dr. Hansen has been able to shape the leadership for today’s long-term and post-acute caregivers.