A preventive and lifestyle medicine physician specializes in the care of the whole person; listening to and discerning the needs of each patient; seeking to encourage the health of body, mind and spirit. We seek to prevent degenerative diseases by offering instruction in a natural lifestyle that will improve your health and well-being
Dr. Richard Hansen, medical director and physician of the Emerald Valley Wellness Clinic since 2000, is a caring Christian physician with more than 50 years of experience helping people find renewed health using both traditional medical care and the implementation of natural remedies and a healthful lifestyle.
Richard A. Hansen, M.D. has more than 50 years of experience in preventive and lifestyle medicine, in addition to his general medicine practice. Since graduating from Loma Linda University School of Medicine (1969) he as served as medical director and president of several Christian Lifestyle programs. Dr. Hansen has brought a kind and compassionate faith in God to his practice of helping patients concerned with heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, stress, allergies, obesity, cancer and other diseases that plague our modern society. He advocated a whole-plant-food based dietary for optimum health along with a healthy lifestyle.
He was the founder and associate editor of the Journal of Health and Healing, and is the author of his popular wellness and home remedy book, Get Well at Home. This book is available by calling the Emerald Valley Wellness Clinic: (541) 895-5300 or email us using the Contact Page. Please see the Articles and Books page for more health information written by Dr. Hansen.”