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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 82

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    • Family Medicine

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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

    1 Sanction

    • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs  (5/20/2009)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Gardner L Dixon, MD License #3889

      Nature of Complaint

      The physician allegedly engaged in unprofessional, dishonorable, or unethical conduct as to patient care, diagnosis, testing, and therapeutic planning. The physician dispensed, prescribed or otherwise distributed controlled substances or other drugs not in the course of professional practice or not in good faith to relieve pain and suffering or not to cure an ailment, physical infirmity or disease, or in amounts and/or durations not medically necessary, advisable or justified for diagnosed conditions.

      Action Taken

      The Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners has ORDERED that the physicians license # 3889 shall be Permanently Surrendered. The Board takes this action to protect the safety and welfare of the citizens of the State of Tennessee consistent with its charge and finds that no lesser sanction would protect the citizens of Tennessee.

    • State: Tennessee

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1958

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Dixon & Staff

    • English
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