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Sameer Dixit, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery


Languages: English, Hindi, Spanish

Expertise: Ankle Injuries, Baseball Injuries, Elbow Injuries, Fractures, Hip Injuries, Internal Medicine, Knee Injuries, Lateral Collateral Ligament Tears (LCL) Injury, Muscle Strain Injuries of the Hip, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Musculoskeletal Related Abdominal Pain, Orthopaedics, Sports Injuries, Sports Injuries to the Ankle, Sports Injuries to the Shoulder, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine (non-surgical), Traumatic Brain Injury more

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Johns Hopkins Medicine - Green Spring Station
Appointment Phone: 410-847-3735

10753 Falls Road
Pavilion II Suite 215
Baltimore, MD 21093 map
Fax: 410-583-2855

Johns Hopkins Medicine - White Marsh
Appointment Phone: 410-847-3735

White Marsh
4924 Campbell Boulevard
Nottingham, MD 21236 map
Fax: 410-583-2855

Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center
Appointment Phone: 443-997-2663

601 N. Caroline St.
5th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21287 map


Dr. Sameer Dixit is assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery, medicine, and physical medicine and rehabilitation at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. His areas of clinical expertise include musculoskeletal injuries to joints, medical care of athletes, acute and overuse injuries, fractures, running injuries, and skiing and snowboarding injuries.

Dr. Dixit obtained his undergraduate degree in bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania. After graduating from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Dr. Dixit completed an internal medicine residency program at the McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University. He then completed a two-year fellowship in primary care sports medicine from UCLA.

Prior to coming to Johns Hopkins, Dr. Dixit was the interim head team physician at the University of California, Berkeley. He provided physician support and team coverage for 27 Division 1 athletic teams including basketball, football, baseball, soccer, track & field, tennis, rugby, lacrosse, volleyball, gymnastics, rowing, water polo and softball.

His research interests focus on the comprehensive medical care of athletes.

Dr. Dixit is an associate team physician for the Johns Hopkins University Department of Athletics.

Board certified in both internal medicine and sports medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Dixit is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine, the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, the American College of Physicians and the American Road Race Medical Society. more


  • Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation



  • MD, University of Maryland Medical Center (2001)


  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University / Internal Medicine (2004)


  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center / Sports Medicine (2006)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine / Internal Medicine (2004)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine / Sports Medicine (2006)

Research & Publications

Research Summary

Dr. Dixit’s research interests are related to comprehensive medical care of athletes.

Selected Publications

Dixit S, Difiori JP, Burton M, and Mines B. "Management of Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome." Am Fam Physician. 2007 Jan 15;75(2):194-202.

Dixit S, Deu RS. Nonoperative Treatment of Patellar Instability. Sports Med Arthrosc. 2017 Jun;25(2):72-77

Activities & Honors


  • American College of Physicians
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • American Road Race Medical Society

Videos & Media

Lectures and Presentations

  • In for the Long Run? Medical Considerations for a Lifetime of Running
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