West Ames Office
3600 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50014
Dr. Hansen was wonderful. I had way too many questions and he was patient and kind with me. Larkin, his nurse, was great, too. Thank you.
March 24, 2023
Dr. Hansen is always a pleasure, he is pleasant, personable and very astute. He is knowledgeable and clearly communicates the findings through the visit. I think the world of this provider and the awesome staff of the Derm Clinic!!
February 21, 2023
It was a very calm and relaxing experience. Both he and Larken were very reassuring during the whole procedure. Incredibly efficient, as well.
January 20, 2023
Excellent description of procedure. Friendly and professional attention to my comfort. Very good description of procedure as it transpired. Same comments apply to staff Larken and Kristin.
December 19, 2022
Very polite and everything was explained very well.
November 21, 2022
Dr. Hansen listens and does not treat me as just another patient. He cares and does not seem to be in a hurry.
November 15, 2022
Dr Hanson and his nurse were excellent and made the appointment and procedure a very pleasant experience
November 9, 2022
He was friendly, listened, treated me like I mattered and helpful with answers to my concerns.
November 8, 2022
Explained clearly what he was going to do and was always concerned about my comfort.
November 4, 2022
Very Professional and friendly service. His attitude and manner make me feel very comfortable.
November 2, 2022
Doctor and nurses were very efficient and concerned about my comfort.
September 21, 2022
I appreciated his professionalism and explained the procedure in layman's terms and answered all my questions
September 15, 2022
Dr. Hansen is personable and professional. He really cares about his patients.
August 30, 2022
Very courteous and friendly staff. Dr. Hansens nurse was good at explaining what was going to take place in the most courteous manner and Dr. Hansen was friendly his conversation made you feel at ease.
August 16, 2022
Dr. Hanson is a caring person. He answered my questions thoroughly and I appreciated his help.
July 20, 2022
Dr. Hansen was very helpful. He described the procedure clearly and provided lots of detail on expected costs and whether it would be covered by insurance. He and his staff made every effort to make sure I understood what the plan was.
July 8, 2022
Dr Hansen very good at Mcfarland Derm. I had been very worried about the skin cancer diagnosis and he made me feel relaxed and instilled confidence. Concerned about my comfort. His 2 nurses were both wonderful! Excellent education for my post care.
June 28, 2022
Dr Hansen is the Best Doctor I have had in my 84 years!!!!!! (and I have had several very good Doctors in that time!!!!!). He provides high quality medical care & is extremely caring for my needs!!!! He is personable & I look forward to my appointments with him!!!!!
May 18, 2022
My dermatology provider, Dr. Hansen, was very knowledgeable and professional with his care regarding my skin treatment. Dr. Hansen, along with his nurse, explained the process very well and educated me on how to properly care for the affected area after the treatment. I would highly recommend Dr. Hansen as your dermatology provider.
April 29, 2022
Dr. Hansen and his nurse explained the procedure very clearly to me, both before and as they progressed during the surgery.
April 25, 2022
I would recommend, Dr. Timothy Hansen, and his nurses to anyone. He does a wonderful job. He explains everything, and I'm very, I've been to him a couple other times. I'm very, very pleased with his work.
March 29, 2022
Dr Hanson is always professional and throughly explains his examinations and procedures. His nurse Larkin is welcoming and very personable and always professional.
February 26, 2022
Dr. Hansen and his nurse Larkin are both friendly, and extremely skilled in their jobs. I have full faith and confidence in them both, and wouldn't hesitate to recommend them to anyone needing skin surgery.
February 24, 2022
Dr Hansen is always very friendly and patient. He takes time to make sure I always understand everything. I would and have recommended him to others.
February 1, 2022
Dr. Hansen is an educator-dermatologist. He educates as he addresses problems. In addition he is compassionate and sensitive. His knowledge is grace as he enhances human life with his expertise. I look forward to going to him for these reasons and praise him to family and friends. He is exceptional because he cares about his patients and has prepared himself for his career with professorial delivery and knowledge.
January 19, 2022
- Mohs Surgery
- Reconstructive Surgery
- Skin Cancer
- Laser therapy of vascular lesions
- Clinical Trials
Joined McFarland Clinic
Education & Professional Certification
Diplomate in Dermatology and Micrographic Dermatologic Surgery, American Board of Dermatology
Brigham Young University
- BS in Molecular Biology; 2005
Indiana University School of Medicine
- MD; 2009
St. Vincent Hospital
- Transitional Medicine; 2010
Penn State Milton S. Hersey Medical Center
- Dermatology; 2013
MD Anderson Cancer Center
- Procedural Dermatology; 2014
- American Academy of Dermatology
- American Society of Dermatologic Surgeons
- American College of Mohs Surgeons
Professional & Personal Interests
- Department Chair, McFarland Clinic Dermatology & Mohs Surgery
- Member, McFarland Clinic Benefits Committee
- Member, McFarland Clinic Facilities Committee
- Member, McFarland Clinic Finance Committee
Ask the Doctor - Sunburn
- Sunscreen isn't the only way to protect your skin this summer. Dr. Timothy Hansen explains other measures you should take to protect your skin. Play Video>>
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