Shamieka Virella Dixon, MD

  • Pediatrics
Shamieka Virella Dixon, MD
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Atrium Health Provider
Accepts New Patients
Treats Only Children
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Practicing Specialties

PediatricsAdolescent Medicine

Clinical Interests

Contraceptive And Reproductive CounselingDepressionEating DisordersEducation/Prevention Of Substance AbuseGeneral PediatricsGynecological ConditionsMetabolic DisordersPediatric CarePrimary CareSTD Prevention And TreatmentSkin DisordersWeight Management


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“We believe adolescents have a right to comprehensive, confidential care to empower them to live their most authentic and healthy lives.”

Dr. Dixon is board certified in both pediatrics and adolescent medicine. She is the director of Adolescent Medicine at Atrium Health Levine Children’s Center for Gender Health and Teen Health Connection, a facility of Carolinas Medical Center.

She has a special interest in transgender health and reproductive health, including IUD placements and medication management for depression and anxiety in adolescents and young adults. Dr. Dixon is currently researching both reproductive and mental health care issues.

Dr. Dixon earned her medical degree at Morehouse School of Medicine and completed her residency at the Children’s National Hospital. She then followed that with a fellowship in adolescent medicine at Johns Hopkins University.

Outside of work, she loves spending time with her husband and children. She also enjoys reading, biking and connecting with her friends.


Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics


Morehouse School of Medicine


The George Washington University, Pediatrics


Johns Hopkins University, Adolescent Medicine


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