Chris Hanson, CRNA 

Specialty: Pain Medicine

Affiliated with: Mid-Iowa Anesthesia and Pain Services

Joined Story Medical in: 2015

Certification: National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists

Education & Accomplishments: Chris Hanson graduated Mount Marty’s Nurse Anesthesia program in 2008. In May of 2015, he completed his pain fellowship through Hamline University of Saint Paul, Minnesota . This fellowship is the first pain management sub-specialty training fellowship offered to CRNAs with a broad advanced practice nursing focus on chronic pain management.

He earned a Nonsurgical Pain Management Subspecialty Certification by the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists in November of 2015, after successfully passing the Nonsurgical Pain Management Exam. There were only three practitioners that year in Iowa who were granted this honor.