Karen Dix, MD, FAAFP(Specialty in Family Practice)

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About Karen Dix, MD, FAAFP

“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 holistic perspective. It is very rewarding to see a patient improve.”


  • Board-Certified in Family Practice, 1985; Recertified, 1992 and 2000; Recertification pending


  • 1978

    University of Illinois
    Chicago Medical Center
    Doctor of Medicine


  • 1974

    University of Illinois at Champaign
    Urbana, Illinois
    Bachelor of Science: Biology
    Bachelor of Arts: Psychology


  • 1982 – University of California at Irvine
  • 1984 – Family Practice


  • Physician – Disaster Medical Assistance Team
  • Physician – Tecate, Mexico – 1984 and 1985
  • Physician – Laguna Beach Free Clinic

Professional Awards & Memberships

  • Dr. Dix received a Certificate of Achievement from HealthCare Partners for an outstanding performance and exceptional commitment to “Patient Satisfaction – Overall Satisfaction with Provider”
  • Dr. Dix is a three-time recipient of the American Medical Association’s (AMA) Physician Recognition Award
  • Dr. Dix also received an Award of Appreciation from Fullerton College in recognition of Outstanding Services rendered to Students
  • Dr. Dix is a member of American Medical Association and Miller-Lawrence Medical and Dental Society