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John H Dixon Jr, MD


Associate Professor of Medicine; Director, Outpatient Cardiovascular Medicine

4.9 4.9 192 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Cardiovascular Medicine
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

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Dr. Dixon has been outstanding for 20 years.
Patient | September 27, 2017

Thank you Dr. Dixon.
Patient | July 14, 2017

Dr. John Dixon Jr. is tops! Hate to see him retire in 11/17.
Patient | June 8, 2017

Dr Dixon has been a great doctor and friend who deeply cared about me and my medical challenges.
Patient | May 29, 2017

Excellent treatment and made me feel that he was very concerned.
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Patient | May 11, 2017

Very good.
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Patient | May 8, 2017

Excellent dr. & entire staff.
Patient | April 28, 2017

He is retiring in Dec. 2017.
Patient | April 25, 2017

Had good experience.
Patient | March 8, 2017

My experience with Dr. John Dixon has always been very professional with sincerity for my health issues. 10. 100% confident.
Patient | February 22, 2017

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