If you’re facing a painful, back-related orthopedic condition, Daniel Dixon, MD, provides comprehensive spine care at Avera Orthopedics in Aberdeen, SD. He is fellowship-trained in spine surgery and strives to find pain relief for lumbar-area musculoskeletal conditions.
Growing up, Dr. Dixon felt drawn to the medical field after seeing the faithful care from physicians and nurses toward his family members. As he was pursuing his medical degree, he decided to specialize in orthopedics after caring for patients in the emergency department and operating room.
Comprehensive Care for Orthopedic Spine Conditions
Some of the spine conditions that Dr. Dixon provides treatment for include:
- Back pain
- Degenerative disc disease
- Spine disorders
- Sports injuries
- Total joint replacement
Supporting Patients Throughout Their Health Care
Dr. Dixon wants patients to feel comfortable and in control of their health care. He encourages them to be an active participant in their health by asking questions and seeking out appropriate answers.
“It’s important that, as a physician, I take the time to listen to their concerns and explain their condition and treatment in terms that aren’t complicated,” said Dr. Dixon.
In his free time, Dr. Dixon enjoys spending time with family, coaching/attending his children's sports, hunting, fishing, tubing/water skiing, wakeboarding, playing slow pitch softball, golfing and snowmobiling.
Spending time with family, coaching/attending my children's sports, hunting, fishing, tubing/water skiing, wakeboarding, slow pitch softball, golfing and snowmobiling