Dr. Melissa Dixon, MD

Dr. Melissa Dixon, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
49 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Melissa Dixon, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Neptune, NJ. She is 49 years old and has been practicing for 17 years. Read her story

Certified Dermatology

26 State Route 35 N

Neptune, NJ 07753
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Accepted insurance

  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Dixon performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Keloid Scar
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Dixon's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dixon "Dr. Melissa K. Dixon is a Dermatologist serving for more than 15 years. Dr. Dixon is experienced in Acne, Warts and Hair loss. Dr. Dixon specializes in tough cases and has many years experience in the early detection of skin cancers resulting in numerous saved lives of her patients."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dixon "At Certified Dermatology NJ, we treat patients of all ages-newborns to geriatric patients. We have an on site MOHS surgeon and MOHS lab set up in select offices. Certified Dermatology has offices throughout New Jersey to meet your needs, with evening hours in select locations to 8 pm.  We have a large staff of providers and caring professionals. We perform cosmetic procedures such as Botox, Juvederm, and Restylane in select offices."


  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Dr. Dixon does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Lyme Disease
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts


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  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of California, Los Angeles - B.S. in Anthropology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Harvard Medical School - MD
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Boston Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Dixon has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Dixon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dixon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dixon to family and friends
based on 84 total reviews (58 with comments)
Dr. Dixon's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (58)
Dr. Dixon is great. Knowledgeable and easy to talk to. She gets to the point, thorough. Great dermatologist.
Very Pleased
Very satisfied with Dr. Dixon and the staff.
Dr. Dixon is the best. She started treating my son months ago. i now see her and she is absolutely amazing!
Dr. Dixon is great. I followed her from Accredited in Freehold. I feel very comfortable with her and trust her decisions/advice. Thank you!!
With the exception of the long wait to get in (almost 60 min) it was a nice experience.
I am so impressed with the thoroughness of doctor and staff. They were amazing and I would definitely recommend coming here.
I am so excited to try this new medication for what has been a 20 year problem. Dr. Dixon really explained the root cause of my acne and helped me find the best price for the medication.
My Dr rocks. Has helped me with my ugly skin. I am extremely happy with the service from all staff.
Dr seemed very confident and knowledgeable. Hoping her diagnosis and advice will help with my acne
I've been Dr. Dixon's patient for years. She is a wonderful doctor. She is also kind & understanding.
Dr. Dixon is the first dermatologist that has taken the time to listen and help me thru my skin cancers. The whole team here is truly exceptional and I am grateful to Dr. Dixon.
the whole practice provides a very good experience
quick and effective procedure
dr trevide found my cancer in time for a positive outcome
Very professional. All the staff is great!! Especially the receptionists that take very good care of me!
very good
she is great
On time appointments with little little or no wait! Clear explanation in simple words. Would recommend to family.
Not only was Dr. Dixon able to see me last minute, but both Dr. Dixon and her Physician's assistant were very helpful and nice. I felt very comfortable in both of their hands.
Thank you! I'll come back!
Dr. Dixon is very thorough with her exams and pleasant to talk to about my skin issues.
Very friendly organized Dr and Staff
very nice
She was thorough and informative
very good
As usual we always have a good experience when we see Dr. Dixon.
see above
fine experience. dr did seem very sick tho when she performed the removal.
She'a pleasant and helpful. She answers all my questions and shows an interest in me.
Dr. Dixon is thorough without being alarmist. If you're afraid to get your skin checked, don't be!
my doctor took care of all of needs
Dr Dixon was professional as always and took care of my concerns.
dr dixon was great fasr and efficient
Been seeing her for q while and very professional
Been with her for years and refer everyone
Very thorough examination, completely satisfied with Dr. Dixon and the entire staff.
Been seeing Dixon for years so I have confidence with her
she is good
very professiopnal
Very good overall
I have been seeing doctor Dixon for several years and always have great care. She has cleared up my acne without any extreme measures.
She's intellectually open to discuss things with patients at a level they understand.
very good and comfortable
she's the best
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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Next Day
Dr. Dixon accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
    Southern Health PPO
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO

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