Karan S. Dixit, MD

Karan S. Dixit, MD

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Primary Specialty

Neuro-Oncology

Secondary Specialty

  • Neurology

Insurance

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Practice Focus Areas

Education

Medical Education:
MD, Louisiana State University School of Medicine - 2011
Residency:
University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago - 2015
Fellowships:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2016

Languages Spoken

  • Hindi

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology (Certified)
  • United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties - Neuro-Oncology (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Assistant Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group
On Medical Staff At:
Central DuPage Hospital
Delnor Hospital
Huntley Hospital
McHenry Hospital
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Woodstock Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

5.0
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119 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

118 Reviews

November 10, 2020

5.0

Helpful and easy to understand where we are now with treatment and what is next

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November 09, 2020

5.0

Patient, thorough, up on new research and treatment.

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November 09, 2020

5.0

Broad range of resources and current treatments.

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November 07, 2020

5.0

Knowledgeable, Compasionate Care...

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November 07, 2020

5.0

Highly Knowledgeable, Compassionate Care...

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November 06, 2020

5.0

He is the kindest man and very knowledgeable.

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November 06, 2020

5.0

They saved my life.

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November 05, 2020

5.0

He is knowledgeable, caring

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November 05, 2020

5.0

They are very professional, thorough, and willing to take the needed time to answer questions. The team is great!

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October 29, 2020

5.0

Good care, caring treatment

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October 27, 2020

5.0

He is always willing to take time with me, answer my question and explain my condition and current trendd

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October 27, 2020

5.0

Everyone is kind and knowledgeable and takes their time with me

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October 26, 2020

5.0

My doctor is great. He runs a little late but that is because he puts effort into every patient.

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October 26, 2020

5.0

My doctor is great. He runs a little late but that is because he puts effort into every patient.

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October 25, 2020

5.0

Dr Dixit is one of the most down to earth, relatable doctors Northwestern has. Breaking down medical terms and applications for day to day life.

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October 17, 2020

5.0

Excellent follow through and concerned for the patient.

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October 17, 2020

5.0

Excellent follow through and concern for the patient.

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October 11, 2020

5.0

Understanding of how best to engage me in explaining test results and what the plan is going forward

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October 11, 2020

5.0

Great people, very helpful and knowledgeable

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October 09, 2020

5.0

Previous experience , And a strong feeling that they knew exactly what they were doing and exactly what was right for me

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October 07, 2020

5.0

Very personable and candid.

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October 06, 2020

5.0

Dr Dixit cares about me wants help me spends as much time as needed and keeps digging to get to answers.

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October 06, 2020

5.0

Dr Sonabend explains everything spends as much time as needed with me and is interested in helping me!

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October 05, 2020

5.0

easily accessible, answers ques"concerns promptly

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October 05, 2020

5.0

Always came to visit whenever we had questions.

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October 01, 2020

5.0

Mi d dr and nursing staff, nursing staff responds very quickly to portal emails

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October 01, 2020

5.0

Be explains everything clearly and makes me feel comfortable is a great doctor

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October 01, 2020

5.0

Love the team

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September 30, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit appeared compassionate and thoroughly understanding of my condition and my desire to maintan a quality of life.

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September 30, 2020

5.0

The team appears knowledgeable, compassionate and caring and genuinely interested in helping me survive and have a quality of life.

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September 30, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit is very caring and empathetic. He answers all questions in a clear way that is very reassuring.

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September 30, 2020

5.0

Very timely and complete information provided. Answered all questions. Very reassuring.

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September 29, 2020

5.0

Professionally knowledgeable, caring & dedicated to his patients.

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September 29, 2020

5.0

Professionally knowledgeable, compassionate care.

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September 29, 2020

4.0

Ok

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September 29, 2020

4.0

It was ok

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September 23, 2020

5.0

Dr Dixit works with the patient and listens to questions and concerns.

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September 23, 2020

5.0

I received excellent care.

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September 21, 2020

5.0

Sometimes fast speaking but very knowledgeable and quick to let me in

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September 21, 2020

5.0

Always available and let me take my time

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September 15, 2020

5.0

He explains how long a tumor takes to develop. He immediately addresses changes, concerns.

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September 15, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit team does the research and they communicate in a way this you understand

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September 15, 2020

5.0

Dr Dixit has been very logical and always taken excellent care on situation and plan.

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September 15, 2020

5.0

Excellent team and care.

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September 14, 2020

5.0

Professional, Dedicated & Courteous, Excellent in his field.

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September 14, 2020

5.0

Professional, Dedicated & Couteous Service.

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September 14, 2020

5.0

The only negative was the amount of time I had to wait for the chemo from the pharmacy. On this date I had to wait over an hour. Unconscionable

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September 14, 2020

5.0

Dr Dixit always explains everything in clear laymen s terms. No medical speak

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September 11, 2020

5.0

I respect Doctor Dixit and feel confident taking his advice regarding treatment. I feel that he genuinely cares about both my husband ( the patient) and I.

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September 10, 2020

5.0

extremely knowledgeable and very clearly explained everything and answered all my questions

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September 10, 2020

5.0

Helpful and knowledgeable staff

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September 09, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit is a kind, caring, and thorough doctor. His explanations were thorough and he asked me if I understood his explanation. He didn't rush me.

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September 09, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit is courteous, professional, and thorough.

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September 08, 2020

5.0

professional, reassuring, caring,

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September 08, 2020

5.0

Caring staff, best dr's

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September 07, 2020

5.0

Wonderful doctor!

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September 07, 2020

5.0

Fantastic care!

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September 05, 2020

5.0

Dr Dixit is a great Dr

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September 05, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit is caring

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September 03, 2020

5.0

Lessen and questions like that

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September 03, 2020

5.0

Very professional

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September 03, 2020

5.0

I love and trust Dr Dixit with my life! Smart, personable, takes time to answer questions!

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September 03, 2020

5.0

Great personnel, great healthcare; the best neurological dept in the country!

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September 01, 2020

5.0

He is very good Docteur , and he is taken care about his patient and his nice very good doctor

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September 01, 2020

5.0

They're are very good

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September 01, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit and his Team are amazing and very caring!!!

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September 01, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit and his team are amazing!!!

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August 26, 2020

5.0

EXPLAINED IN DETAIL WHAT MY PROBLEM IS AND THE ALTERNATIVES.

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August 24, 2020

5.0

Dr Dixit takes his time to explain everything going on with his patients. He's very thorough & doesn't rush through his visits. He's passionate about what he does &!it shows in his quality of care.

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August 19, 2020

5.0

Very knowledgeable. Great relationship with patients, family and caregivers.

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August 15, 2020

5.0

Professional, Knowledgable, & Coutreous Service.

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August 14, 2020

5.0

The service and treatment is wonderful; very knowledgeable and caring.

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August 07, 2020

5.0

very knowledgeable and explains things very clearly

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August 07, 2020

5.0

Great service and easy to work with

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August 06, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit is wonderful very knowledgeable and explains everything so I can understand.

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August 01, 2020

5.0

Very thorough and updated on new treatments

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July 30, 2020

5.0

Professional, Courteous, Caring & knowledgeable nurses, technicians & doctors in their field!

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July 27, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit knew the issues with my condition and knew how to reassure my concerns. Dr. Dixit knowledge of the latest treatments makes him a superb physician.

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July 27, 2020

5.0

Fabulous doctor. Very down to earth. Tells the truth and answers all questions.

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July 27, 2020

5.0

Very thorough staff. Call when they say they're going to call. Easy to reach someone that can answer my questions.

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July 26, 2020

5.0

Explains very clearly. Keeps current on research.

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July 25, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit takes out time to explain everything in detail and he also is takes out time to discuss all questions or concerns in detail ad well. All other staff at NM Neuro Oncology are very considerate, welcoming and helpful.

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July 23, 2020

5.0

Kind and considerate. Explains clearly. Intelligent and compassionate.

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July 22, 2020

5.0

I appreciate his honesty.And taking his time. Happy to have taken so many tests, to figure out what the issues are. But not done yet.His bedside manner made me comfortable..

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July 21, 2020

5.0

Dr Dixit answers my questions in a very personable way. I'm very satisfied with the overall care I've received from the NM Neuro Oncology staff...Thank you!

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July 18, 2020

5.0

He is caring......takes time to explains things and will answer all your questions

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July 16, 2020

5.0

Dr Dixit has taken good care of me. I have grade 2 oligodendroglioma

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July 15, 2020

5.0

I learned more in one visit from this Dr.'s office than I have in the past year from any of my Dr.'s here in Indiana.

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July 14, 2020

5.0

Dr Dixit and the team are all excellent. They are very knowledgeable and great on sharing care information and options.

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July 13, 2020

5.0

Excellent in every way

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July 11, 2020

5.0

They are always most friendly, and they waited up for us when the MRI went later than scheduled.

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July 10, 2020

5.0

Extremely responsive and caring

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July 07, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit is very knowledgeable and compassionate.

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July 07, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit is very knowledgeable and compassionate. His nursing staff is also compassionate and very responsive to all communication.

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July 06, 2020

5.0

I am extremely pleased with Dr Dixit's care. He listened when I had questions, and when my family had questions about my care. He was very supportive.

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July 06, 2020

5.0

The staff is amazing and very knowledgeable. They listened when I had concerns and were very attentive to my needs.

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July 06, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit is thoughtful, thorough, and gets right to the point in discussing my care and treatments. I like his professional demeanor and how he talks to me. I am entirely confident in him! Thank you!

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July 04, 2020

5.0

He explains everything clearly. Tells you everything that you need to know. Excellent.

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July 02, 2020

5.0

He was very helpful in answering my questions and pulled up imaging slides to review without me even asking. Its very apparent he wants his patients to have confidence in him. Outstanding first visit!

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July 01, 2020

5.0

Dr Dixit is relatable in the way he communicates with medical documents and it's effortless. I would recommend people as know to him.

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June 30, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit spends a long time with his patients. He is very clear when explaining test results and other health related concerns. I really like him!

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June 29, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit is professional and a very knowledgeable physician.

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June 26, 2020

5.0

NM lives up to its outstanding reputation for cancer care. Dr Dixit is extremely responsive and caring.

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June 25, 2020

5.0

I LOVE DR. DIXIT!!!! He is always so caring, and compassionate. He truly takes time and cares for his patients.

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June 23, 2020

5.0

Outstanding research hospital. A high concentration of expertise.

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June 23, 2020

5.0

Dr Dixit is very thorough with his explanations. He's very intelligent but is able to explain things in a way that is understandable to the everyday person. I'm so thankful that I have found him. My journey has been long and rough with since the discovery of the mass in my brain. Finding Dr Dixit and having my medical diagnosis in his hands had made me feel so much more informed and at ease. Thank you, Dr Dixit!

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June 20, 2020

5.0

Dr is very nice, he pay attention to all my questions, he explain very well everything related to my. sicknesses. He is not in a hurry, i understand everything.

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June 20, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit takes the time to explain everything and asks questions to fully understand my situation. He doesn't rush us.

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June 18, 2020

5.0

Excellent advice and great planning for plan B and C

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June 16, 2020

5.0

Dr. Dixit explains things in terms easy to understand and he was highly recommended.

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June 11, 2020

5.0

Thorough approach. Sound problem-solving.

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June 09, 2020

5.0

Excellent care. Effective treatments. Wonderful staff.

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June 09, 2020

5.0

Dr Dixit is attentive and caring.

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June 07, 2020

5.0

He is thoughtful and thorough with patients.

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June 07, 2020

5.0

I've been well treated for the last 3 years. I understand that NW is one of the best hospitals for brain related issues so that's why I stay there.

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June 07, 2020

5.0

Caring and professional.

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June 07, 2020

5.0

Friendly, caring, and professional service.

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June 04, 2020

5.0

Great explanation and very informative

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