About Me

Conditions I specialize in
  • Sports Medicine

Emily E. Dixon, D.O., earned her Bachelor of Science with honors from the University of Missouri in 2003. She then graduated from Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2007.  Dr. Dixon subsequently moved to Cincinnati where she completed her residency in Family Medicine in 2010. She then completed her sport’s medicine fellowship with Beacon Orthopedics & Sports Medicine in 2011.

Dr. Dixon has provided physician coverage for several local middle school, high school and college athletic programs.  She has been a team physician at Xavier University since 2010. She has provided team coverage for USA Gymnastics and Perfection Gymnastics.  She is also faculty for the TriHealth Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship which trains physicians who have completed medical school and residency, and wish to pursue subspecialty training in sports medicine. Dr. Dixon has taught musculoskeletal ultrasound at both a local and national level with the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine. She is a member of the AAFP, AMSSM and ACSM.

Dr. Dixon has special interest in diagnostic and therapeutic musculoskeletal ultrasound, regenerative medicine, care of the female athlete, medical conditions associated with athletics, concussion, and osteoporosis and fragility fractures. Her education and experience make her trained to treat both adult and pediatric sport-related injuries, and nonsurgical orthopedic conditions.

Dr. Dixon was born and raised outside of Kansas City, MO. She is a Kansas City Chief’s football fanatic, and University of Missouri athletics fan. She and her family are also fans of FCC Cincinnati and Xavier University. She was a competitive soccer player and is still active (along with her husband and 2 daughters) in Pilates, cycling, hiking, swimming, snow skiing, and several other athletic activities.  Dr. Dixon and her husband, Chris, recently summited Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, on 7/31/21.


  • Beacon Orthopedics | Fellowship, 2011
    Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Bethesda Family Practice Sports Medicine Fellowship | Fellowship, 2011
    Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Bethesda Family Practice | Residency, 2010
    Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine | Medical School, 2007
    Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine


  • American Board of Family Medicine | Other, 2010
  • American Board of Family Medicine | Board, 2011
    Sports Medicine