Dr. Sherwood Dixon, MD

Dr. Sherwood Dixon, MD

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Age 67
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Dr. Sherwood Dixon, MD is a general surgery specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1976 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

689 Sierra Rose Dr Ste B

Reno, NV 89511

Contact Information

(775) 323-3000

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Thrombosis
high
more than 90% of peers
Vascular Disease
high
more than 86% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

35  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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24  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.

Education

  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Uc Davis Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Uc Davis Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • UCLA Center Health Scis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dixon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dixon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dixon

4.2

Based on 5 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Sherwood Dixon, MD
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This man saved my life one year ago. Left carotid artery May 30 & my right side July 6, 2016 with over a 70% blockage on each side, along with his surgeon team and staff at St. Mary's and the office staff and schedulers. Thank you all for helping me get to my one year Anniversary. Wanda Aronds...Read More
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