Estrelita Dixon

Estrelita Dixon , MD

Associate Professor of Clinical

Interim Division Chief

Medical Sciences Building
231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0535
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0535
Phone 513-558-7581
Fax 513-558-4399


Bachelor's Degree: Case Western Reserve University 1985 (Chemistry)

Medical Degree: Howard University College of Medicine 1989

Residency : University of Cincinnati Hospital 1992 (Internal Medicine )

Fellowship : University of Cincinnati Hospital 1993 (General Internal Medicine)


American Board of Internal Medicine (Certification Date: 09-16-1992 ) - (Recertification Date: to 10-03-2022 )

Clinical Interests

Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine

Research and Practice Interests

General Medicine, Hypertension, Diabetes.

Positions and Work Experience

1992 -1999 Staff Physician, Adult Sickle Cell Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati

1993 -To Present Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

07-1993 -06-1996 Cincinnati Health Department-Internal Medicine, Braxton Cann Health Center,

07-1993 -06-1996 Faculty Practice Group, University Primary Care Associates,

07-1997 -12-2000 Medical Director-Internal Medicine Clinic-Faculty Practice Group, Alliance Primary Care,

01-2001 -12-2008 Medical Director-Internal Medicine Clinic-Faculty Practice Group, University Internal Medicine Associates,

01-2009 -To Present Medical Director-Internal Medicine Clinic- Faculty Practice Group, University of Cincinnati Physicians,

Research Support

Grant: #CV185-764 Investigator Sponsored Research Agreement Investigators:Arduser, Lora; Becker, Richard; Cogorno, Steven; Costanzo, Amy; Costea, Alexandru; Dixon, Estrelita; Eckman, Mark; Flaherty, Matthew; Harnett, Brett; Kleindorfer, Dawn; Kues, John; Leonard, Anthony; Schauer, Daniel 01-01-2020 -12-31-2021 Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. EHR embedded Decision Support Tool to Prevent Stroke in AF Role:Collaborator $414,724.31 Awarded Level:Industry

Honors and Awards

2004 Medical Center Findings - People to Watch, 40 under 40

1991 University of Cincinnati Hospital - University of Cambridge Hospital Exchange Fellowship

1989 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

05-2011 Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.


General Internal Medicine (Teaching Practice Plan Task Force ) 2009

University of Cincinnati Medical School (Diversity and Community Affairs Subcommittee ) 2007 -2012

Amerigroup Medicaid Managed Care (Medical Advisory Group ) 2006 -2012

(Chronic Care Model Committee-Quality Improvement Committee ) 2004 -2007

University of Cincinnati Medical School (Admissions Committee ) 2002 -2003

University Hospital of Cincinnati (Ambulatory Physicians Council ) 1999 -To Present

University of Cincinnati Medical School (Honors Council ) 1998

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (Summer Premedical Enrichment Program-Preceptor Summer Program ) 1997 -To Present

Internal Medicine Department-University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (Residency Selection Committee ) 1997 -To Present

Cincinnati Kidney Foundation (Medical Advisory Board ) 1997 -2000

University Hospital of Cincinnati (Quality Management Utilization Working Group ) 1996 -2002

Cincinnati Health Plan (Quality Assurance Committee ) 1996 -2002

University Hospital of Cincinnati (Ethics Committee ) 1994 -1996

Journal of General Internal Medicine (Reviewer (2 manuscripts per year) ) 2006 -To Present

Clifton Ridge (Homeowners Association ) President 2006 -To Present

The New School Mentessori (Parent Board ) Board Member 2008 -2010

Diversity Brown Bag Lunch Series (Presentation of Women's Health ) 2007 -2008

(Girl Scout Troop 44010, Troop Leader ) 2005 -2010

Urban League of Cincinnati (African American Leadership Development Initiative Group, Presentation on Women's Health ) 2005

Hypertension and Women's Health (Community Lectures on Diabetes ) 1995 -To Present

Jack and Jill Incorporated (Commuinty Outreach Committee-Outreach Coordinator for Bookbag Drive ) 1997 -2003


Hypertension, diabetes

Professional Affiliation

1993 -To Present: Member, American College of Physicians

1993 -To Present: Member, Society of General Internal Medicine

1994 -To Present: Member, Cincinnati Medical Association

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Sciences Building
231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0535
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45267-0535
Phone: 513-558-7581
Fax: 513-558-4399