Our Practitioners

Dean Hanson

Dean Hanson, CO, American Board Certified Orthotist

O&P Specialty/Passion:
Lower extremity orthotics along with pediatric and sports applications

Education:
1990: Orthotic Practitioner, Century College, White Bear Lake, MN 1996: Bachelor of Arts in Human Services (emphasis in Orthotics), Metro State University, St. Paul, MN 1997: American Board Certified Orthotist

Experience:
Born and raised in Grand Forks, ND. Dean has always liked working with his hands and helping others. The orthotic field was a perfect fit for the two passions. Dean’s previous Orthotic experience before coming to Great Steps involved working at Gillette Children’s Hospital and for established Orthopedic clinics in the Twin Cities. Dean enjoys the challenges and rewards that come with working in the field of Orthotics.

Hobbies:
Dean enjoys all things hockey and all other Minnesota sports.