Dr. Frederick Dixon, MD

Dr. Frederick Dixon, MD

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Age 66
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Dr. Frederick Dixon, MD is a cardiology specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University of Virginia Medical Center in 1979 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.Read his story

11149 Research Blvd Ste 1-125

Austin, TX 78759

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Dixon's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dixon treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Dixon treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Vascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dixon treats Vascular Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Dixon treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dixon treats Hypertension more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Dixon treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension

Dr. Dixon's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiopulmonary Conditions
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Disease in Women
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Symptoms, Heart
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Hypertension

About Me

Austin Heart Mission "To provide exceptional cardiac and vascular care to every patient every day with a spirit of warmth, friendliness and personal pride." Austin Heart Values I C A R E...Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

1984
Ochsner Fdn Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Ochsner Fdn Hospital
Residency Hospital
1980
Ochsner Fdn Hospital
Internship Hospital
1979
University of Virginia Medical Center
Medical School
1975
Georgia Institute of Technology
Undergraduate School
1984
1982
1980
1979
1975

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Dr. Dixon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dixon

4.8

Based on 39 reviews

5 Stars
89.74358974358974%
(35)
4 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
2.5641025641025643%
(1)

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I was one of many that had the opportunity to have Dr. Dixon as a Cardiologist at Austin Heart. I have been seen by him for 11 years and although I have seen others prior, none took the time to explain in detail, and in layman's terms what was going on with my heart and how WE could improve the...Read More
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Dr. Dixon is one of the two best doctors I have dealt with in my life and I'm 75. He explains things to me in any detail I ask for so that I can understand it.
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Dr Dixon has been caring for my 90 year old Dad for many years. Dr. Dixon has our upmost confidence and he treats my dad with kindness and respect - carefully ensuring that Dad understand his treatment. He doesn't rush, knowing that it takes a bit longer for him to follow. We are so thankful to...Read More
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All my experiences with Dr. Dixon has been positive. I trust him with "all my heart".
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Outstanding Doctor. Is always on time and takes time with you. He and his staff are highly professional, knowledgeable, efficient and friendly. I highly recommend Dr. Dixon.
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