Dr. Gary Dix, MD

Dr. Gary Dix, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Gary Dix, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Annapolis, MD and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Faculty Of Med University Of Stellenbosch in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1000 Bestgate Rd Ste 400

Annapolis, MD 21401

Contact Information

(410) 266-2720

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Partners

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Dr. Dix's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dix treats Spondylosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Dix treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dix treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Dix treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dix treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Dix treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Dix's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sacroiliac Joint Fusion
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gary Dix, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Annapolis, MD and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Faculty Of Med University Of Stellenbosch in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1999
University Of Calgary / Faculty Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1998
University Of Calgary / Faculty Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1982
Faculty Of Med University Of Stellenbosch
Medical School
1999
1998
1982

Languages

  • Afrikaans
  • English

Awards

Dr. Dix's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dix

4.4

Based on 41 reviews

5 Stars
80.48780487804878%
(33)
4 Stars
2.4390243902439024%
(1)
3 Stars
2.4390243902439024%
(1)
2 Stars
9.75609756097561%
(4)
1 Star
4.878048780487805%
(2)

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At my first appointment he sent me to get some MRI’s. Scheduled a follow up after the MRI’s were done. Office cancelled my appt. so I re-scheduled. They cancelled again. Both of the cancellations were just a few days before my appointment. Called back a few months later and ‘Christina’ (office...Read More
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After several different doctors, months of constant pain I went to Dr. Dix. I had a herniated disc that compressed the nerve in my spine. He performed a Laminectomy, decompression of spinal cord. The surgery was a success. I woke with no pain for the first time in 9 months. Since surgery I have not...Read More
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Dr. Dix and his entire office, especially Cristina, deserve 5 stars all the way! The ease of making appointments, getting in contact with someone from the office and every other detail involved in my care we exceptional! Within 1 week of being diagnosed with a brain tumor; I had been seen in the...Read More
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The S-I Joint fusion he performed on my wife was simply outstanding. She went from nearly wheelchair bound, on heavy painkillers to walking without even a cane. Her blood pressure is so good, she's been able to stop that medicine entirely, for the first time in at least 3 years.
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Dr. Dix installed my spinal cord stimulator. I was released from the hospital after surgery in extreme pain and without all of my required medication. Two days later the on call doctor was able to fax in the required muscle relaxers. My follow up was done by the PA who was rude and did not listen...Read More
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