David Hanks, D.O.

Medical Practice:

Dr. Hanks is a specialist in cataract and laser surgery, and the medical and surgical treatment of eye disease. Dr. Hanks was born in Idaho and received his undergraduate training at Northeast Missouri State University and Brigham Young University. He received his doctor of osteopathy degree from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and performed an internship at the William Beaumont Army Medical Center in El Paso. He completed his residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. He acted as staff ophthalmologist and flight surgeon in the U.S. Army for four years before joining Midwest Eye Care in 1989. Dr. Hanks is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a former chief of medical staff at a local hospital and serves on various hospital committees.

Board Certifications:

American Board of Ophthalmology

Education and Training:

College: Northeast Missouri State University, 1971 and 1976, Brigham Young University, 1975

Medical School: Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, MO, Doctor of Osteopathy, 1980

Internship:  William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX, 1981

Residency:  Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C., 1982 – 1985

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