RENO, Nev. – Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014 – Reno Internal Medicine Associates located at 10623 Professional
Circle, Suite B in Damonte Ranch, just off Double R Blvd is now affiliated
with Saint Mary's Medical Group (SMMG). The location is home to internal
medicine physician Ritu Varma Dixon, M.D. Internal medicine and primary
care services will be offered at this location Monday through Friday from
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. To schedule an appointment call 775-850-1188.
Dr. Dixon is a medical school graduate from Texas Tech University Health
Sciences School of Medicine in Lubbock, Texas and received her master
of science degree from the University of Texas – Southwestern Graduate
School of Biomedical Sciences in Dallas, Texas. She also has a degree
from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Md. and she completed her
residency training at the Department of Internal Medicine at the University
of Nevada School of Medicine. Dr. Dixon has been practicing medicine in
the northern Nevada area for over ten years and is board-certified by
the American Board of Internal Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Dixon is a
member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians
– American Society of Internal Medicine, the Washoe County Medical
Society and the Nevada State Medical Association.
The new location for Saint Mary's Medical Group provides comprehensive,
compassionate care using evidence-based medicine and an in-depth knowledge
of clinical science to guide patients towards improved health. Internal
medicine physicians specialize in prevention, diagnosis and treatment
of adult diseases. These types of physicians are skilled in the management
of patients who are often seriously ill or have complex disease conditions.
Additionally, internal medicine physicians work closely with hospital
and ambulatory facilities to teach and research disease management.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 775-850-1188 or visit
Saint Mary's Medical Group
Saint Mary's Medical Group is a fully-integrated Medical Group which
offers a robust line of services including primary care, urgent care,
specialty care and The Clinic at Walmart. Designed to unite a team of
board-certified physicians, specialists and nurse practitioners the Medical
Group is focused on preventive care and building medical homes. Saint
Mary's Medical Group includes physicians who specialize in family
practice, osteopathic physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners.
As a long-standing community partner, Saint Mary's Medical Group is
dedicated to ensuring the health and wellness of northern Nevada remains
strong. For more information, visit