Biography & Education

Dr. Lori Gail Hankenson trained at OHSU Medical School and completed a pediatric residency at the University of Connecticut. She completed a post-doctoral fellowship in genetics and was chief resident in pediatrics at the University of California at Irvine before returning to Portland.
Dr. Hankenson worked for Emanuel Children's Hospital and Clinics before joining Westside Pediatrics. While at Emanuel Hospital, she also served as the chair of the Craniofacial Team.

Dr. Hankenson is board certified in pediatrics and genetics and is currently an attending physician of the Center for Medically Fragile Children at Providence Child Center. She was also the past director of the Department of Pediatrics at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center and consults in genetics at Providence Child Center.

In her spare time, Dr. Hankenson enjoys sewing and gardening. She is married to a pathologist, Steven, and has two sons, Joseph and Prescott.
Areas of expertise


Care Locations

830 NE 47th Ave.
Portland, OR 97213
Westside Pediatric Clinic - Beaverton
17895 NW Evergreen Pkwy Ste 110
Beaverton , OR 97006
Westside Pediatric Clinic - Portland
9555 SW Barnes Rd Ste 270
Portland , OR 97225


Board Certifications
  • Pediatrics