Dr. Hansen

Dr. Michael Hansen is the owner of Billings Family Eyecare P.C. and has practiced Optometry in the Billings Heights area for over thirty years.

He was born in Billings, Montana and attended Billings West H.S. where he was an honor student as well as an outstanding athlete, lettering in several sports. He graduated from Montana State University in Bozeman in 1973, and then graduated from Pacific University College of Optometry, with distinction, in 1977. Following graduation Dr. Hansen opened the first optometric office in the Billings Heights in 1978. Mike and his wife, Krystel, were married in 1985. They enjoy hiking, fishing, golfing and traveling together.

Dr. Hansen is Past President of the Heights Kiwanis Club, and is currently kept busy seeing patients, as well as serving as the current President of the Montana Optometric Association.
Dr. Despain

Devin Despain was born in Bozeman Montana and raised in Mammoth, Yellowstone National Park where his father worked as a researcher. He attended Gardiner High School and then the University of Wyoming where he graduated with a degree in Health Science and a minor in Spanish. He interrupted his undergraduate studies to serve a two year church mission in Mexico City. After completing his undergraduate education, Devin attended Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, Oregon. As a student, Devin went on two humanitarian trips to Mexico and Belize doing free eye exams and giving away donated eyewear. He was a member of the school's humanitarian service organization board and class president. Dr. Despain completed internships in a private practice, an Indian Health Service center, a Lasik surgery center and the college’s own clinics. Dr. Despain is married to fellow Montana native Susan Despain and together they have three children.