Prashant Dixit, M.D., F.A.A.P. (Pediatrician in Gulfport) 2

General & Adolescent Pediatrics

Location: Gulfport

Dr. Prashant Dixit is a Board Certified Pediatrician who completed his medical school training at Bombay University in Bombay, India. After medical school, Dr. Dixit completed a post graduate residency in Ophthalmology. He then obtained a Masters of Surgery and Diploma of Ophthalmic Medicine and Surgery. He also passed his FMGEMS certification exams with high scores.

Dr. Dixit then decided to pursue his education and training specializing in Pediatrics. He attended Pediatric Residency through the Wayne Oakland Child and Adolescent Medical Program working at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Mt. Carmel March Hospital, Pontiac General Hospital, and Children’s Hospital of Michigan. After completing his Pediatric Residency training, he passed his Board Certification with the American Board of Pediatrics with very high scores.

Dr. Dixit practiced in several private practices including time in South Carolina and Michigan before making Gulfport, Mississippi his long term home. Dr. Dixit has practiced in Gulfport since 2002. He is pleased to join Children’s International Medical Group as we open our first Pediatric Clinic in the Gulfport area. Dr. Dixit and his sister Tammy have a passion for dog rescue and work with several local organizations promoting that cause.

Miscellaneous Facts

  • Favorite Quote:
    • “The journey is as important as the destination.”
  • Most Inspired By: 
    • Tammy Brinkley
  • Hobbies: 
    • Cricket, Football, Reading About Fictional Crime & Dog Rescue
  • Favorite Movie: 
    • Titanic
  • Favorite Food: 
    • Indian
  • Favorite Color: 
    • Blue
  • Favorite Cartoon: 
    • Mickey Mouse

Who We Are

We are more than just a pediatric clinic; we are a family committed to providing our patients with the best pediatric care available. At Children’s International in Baton Rouge, we have both the children’s and their parent’s best interests at heart, our office provides a relaxing atmosphere with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities. We promote physical and emotional well-being through comprehensive and personalized medical care and maintain an active role in each of the communities we serve. Call today to schedule an appointment with a pediatrician at one of our clinics.

Family-Centered Pediatric Clinics

At Children’s International in Baton Rouge, healthcare is synonymous with family. Once you and your child walk through the clinic doors, you are home and we are here to take care of you the same way we would take care of our own family members.

Comprehensive Care

We offer a large variety of preventative, primary, and specialty care services to ensure that your child receives thorough health care. For more information about the comprehensive medical services we offer, see our pediatric services page or call anytime during clinic hours to make an appointment with a pediatrician at one of our clinics.