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John H Dixon Jr, MD


Associate Professor of Medicine; Director, Outpatient Cardiovascular Medicine

5 5 206 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

General Cardiology
General Cardiology

Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1978
Cardiovascular Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1981


MD - Vanderbilt University, 1973
Fellowship - Duke University Health System, 1977
Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1975
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1978


Vanderbilt Heart
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
1215 21st Avenue South
5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Have never had a bad experience; he goes "beyond the call" and even calls to check on me. What other doctors care that much about their patients? None that I know of! #10. He's "the best."
Patient | February 13, 2017

Feel very comfortable in his office, takes so much time with me. Explaining where I can understand at 81 yrs. old.
Patient | February 9, 2017

Patient | January 16, 2017

Dr. Dixon as well of a very good Dr. also a kind, understanding man. Never seems to think he is above you! Very concerned. Treats you as a very good friend or family member.
Patient | December 21, 2016

Dr. Dixon is a very special person - good _____.
Patient | December 19, 2016

After seeing Dr. John Dixon & other in the clinic for the last 9 yrs. at lease twice a yr. - they know my names & treat me so kind, they're great!
Patient | November 14, 2016

Dr. Dixon - none better!
Patient | November 10, 2016

if you can't tell by now, Dr Dixon is the BEST dr Ive ever had! he listens, he really listens.oh, he may run little late sometimes if the patient before me needs more attention but when he comes to me I have his undivided attention. if I could make him my primary I surely would!!
Patient | November 1, 2016

excellent care
Patient | October 31, 2016

My visits with Dr. Dixon are always a positive experience!
Patient | October 31, 2016

I've been a patient of Dr. Dixon's for several years. He always makes me feel as if I'm the most important patient he has and always very thoroughly explains every detail.
Patient | October 25, 2016

Excellent in all aspects. Very caring and personable.
Patient | October 24, 2016

Dr. Dixon has been the best for my late wife and I for over 20 yrs.
Patient | October 6, 2016

Dr. Dixon is excellent!
Patient | September 12, 2016

Dr. Dixon is a very smart and caring physician - a wonderful physician.
Patient | August 29, 2016

Dr. Dixon came and hugged me while on the scale - (1st time in 20 years).
Patient | August 25, 2016

Patient | August 15, 2016

Dr. Dixon is a very good & caring doctor. I would not see anyone else.
Patient | July 26, 2016

The best I ever had.
Patient | July 25, 2016

I feel VERY fortunate to have Dr. John Dixon as my provider!
Patient | July 22, 2016

Dr. Dixon has taken care of my BP for many years. I have TOTAL confidence in him.
Patient | July 18, 2016

Great doctor!
Patient | June 28, 2016

Dr. Dixon is one of the finest physicians i have ever encountered. I wish you could clone him. He was an answer to prayer to me! Love him!!
Patient | June 22, 2016

VM is a great blessing in my life - Dr. Dixon at the top of the list -
Patient | June 17, 2016

Have been seeing Dr. Dixon for 32 years.
Patient | May 2, 2016

I have used Dr. Dixon for many years & always received excellent care.
Patient | May 1, 2016

Dr. Dixon instills a confidence in me that relieves any worries. I give Dr. Dixon and Vanderbilt my life. It doesn't get any better than that.
Patient | April 21, 2016

Dr. Dixon was amazing! I wish every doctor was as courteous and caring as this dr. He took a lot of time w/me and was incredibly understanding - 5 stars!
Patient | April 8, 2016

Dr. Dixon is without a doubt - the most wonderful, caring & professional dr. I have ever known. I was in healthcare for 30 yrs.
Patient | April 5, 2016

Dr. Dixon is the BEST!
Patient | April 1, 2016

All of my experiences have been excellent.
Patient | April 1, 2016

Would never change. I have total confidence in Dr. Dixon
Patient | February 23, 2016

Dr. Dixon is excellent!
Patient | February 23, 2016

Patient | February 18, 2016

I really like and respect Dr. Dixon and his staff.
Patient | February 10, 2016

Dr. Dixon awesome!
Patient | January 28, 2016

I drive for over 2 hours to see this provider (John Dixon, Jr) he is the best there is - I have his personal contact number if I need help - I could never ask for more.
Patient | January 7, 2016