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Dr. Thakkar, DDS is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care. “Dentistry is usually not expensive. Neglect is.” My Mission “My mission in dentistry is to utilize the entire dental team to focus on the preventive aspect of oral health care, to employ the use of modern technology through advanced education, to provide excellent-quality, ethical dental care to patients and to motivate my patients to build value of oral health.” Education New York College of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – New York City, NY Lincoln Medical Center/Weill Cornell Medicine, General Practice Residency – New York City, NY Dr. Thakkar also serves as an attending dentist at Lincoln Medical Center and New York City Health + Hospitals Corporation. Continuing Education & Professional Memberships Dr. Thakkar has attended the Zimmer Biomet Institute of Technology forum on Narrow Anterior Conditions and Minimally Invasive Posterior Areas, as well as courses in both Implants and Placement, Bone Grafting and Sinus Elevation. He is certified for Nitrous Oxide and Oral Sedation, with active certifications for CPR, ACLS and PALS. The dental professional is also currently an active member of the American Dental Association. Life & Hobbies When he isn’t practicing dentistry, Dr. Thakkar enjoys spending quality time with his family and traveling. He has been a regular volunteer with the American Red Cross since 2011, and he has been on various national and international outreaches.