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Dr. Karen Dix, MD

Dr. Karen Dix, MD

Family Medicine ·  Female · Age 66

  

Dr. Karen Dix, MD is a family medicine specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. She specializes in family medicine.


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(562) 728-8700

Dr. Dix accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Galaxy Health Network
Health Net
Health Net of California
Large Group HMO
Large Group PPO
Kaiser Permanente
MultiPlan
Pacific Health Alliance
Triwest
WellPoint

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Dix's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Actinic Keratosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Pharyngitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergies
Anemia
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Back Pain
Blood Disorders
Bone Disorders
Breast Pain
Bronchitis
Bunion
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Depressive Disorders
Dermatitis
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Erectile Dysfunction
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gait Abnormality
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Heart Disease
High Cholesterol
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Indigestion
Infectious Diseases
Injuries
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Lipid Disorders
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Menopause
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Migraine
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoporosis
Otitis Media
Overweight
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Pneumonia
Polyneuropathy
Preventive Care
Prostate Cancer Screening
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sore Throat
Stomach Diseases
Strep Throat
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vertigo
Viral Infection
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wellness Examination

About Me

I like the science of medicine because it is fascinating, always changing, and challenging. I like applying this to the art of patient care. I enjoy working with people, helping with each individual's concerns and problems from a traditional and an holistic perspective. It is very rewarding to see a patient improve.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Education

1984
Residency - Family Medicine - University of California at Irvine
Residency Hospital
1974
University of Illinois at Champaign Urbana, Illinois - BS Biology, Bachelor of Arts - Psychology
Undergraduate School
1984
1974

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • English

Dr. Dix's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dix

2.9

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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(2)
1 Star
42.10526315789474%
(8)

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The staff doesnt return calls, doesnt follow up and most important of all doesnt do their clerical work in a timely manner. My plan dictates that a referral is needed to see a specialist. i have urgent issues that need attention. I have waited 3 weeks now for their referral to a specialist and...Read More
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Had my first appt with Dr. Dix today. She was very efficient, knowledgable, and cared about my medical issues. Her staff was also efficient, knowledgable, and helped me get through the insurance company's vast procedural requirements that would have taken me some time to figure out. How can you...Read More
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Dr. Karen Dix has been my doctor for 2 years. She has provided me with excellent care. She listens to my needs, and provides the care need, or refers me to the doctors that specialists in my medical condition. She is friendly and knowledgeable. Her staff is friendly and knowledgeable and easy to...Read More
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I would refer anyone to go to Dr, Dix.
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My 92 year old Father developed the hives all over his body a year ago.. I took him to multiple doctors and specialists during that time and cortisone shots were their favorite solution, They didn't work.. I heard that Dr. Dix was interested in alternative treatments so I took him to her. She...Read More
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