Dr. Rachna Thakker, DMD

Dr. Rachna Thakker, DMD

Dentistry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 36
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Dr. Rachna Thakker, DMD is a dentistry practitioner in Clifton, NJ and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from University Med Dent Nj/Nj Med Sch At Rutgers in 2008 and practices dentistry.Read her story

1187 Main Ave Ste 1E

Clifton, NJ 07011

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Delta Dental
  • DenteMax
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Thakker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Thakker "Health, Wellness, and a lifetime of Vibrant, beautiful smiles are some of the things Dr. Rachna Thakker focuses on as her mission when she sees her patients. She strives to exceed patient expectations while maintaining a comfortable and friendly Doctor-Patient Relationship. She prides herself in being able to tailor services to the needs of each individual, armed with skills acquired through 13 years of experience and the latest educational resources. Dr. Rachna Thakker received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, and was awarded her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. As a dental student, Dr. Thakker was involved in many leadership roles, including serving in the Indian Student Dental Association, and has volunteered for community based dentistry programs such as Community Oriented Dental Education (CODE). After obtaining her dental degree, she practiced at Charter Oak Health Center, a federally qualified health center in Hartford, CT, that serves the medically underrepresented, via the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) program. She has been in private practice for 9 years. She performs all branches of restorative and cosmetic dentistry. She is an active member of the American Dental Association, the New Jersey Dental Association and the Passaic County Dental Society. Dr. Thakker enjoys the team atmosphere and camaraderie of her office. She is devoted to providing her patients with the very best care available and spends several hours each month learning the most advanced techniques in dentistry. Bachelor of Science- Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) - University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Officer Positions of Various Student Dental Associations National Health Scholar (NHSC) New Jersey Dental Association Active Member American Dental Association Active Member Passaic County Dental Association Active Member Invisalign Certified Provider "

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Thakker "Health, Wellness, and a lifetime of Vibrant, beautiful smiles are some of the things I focus on as my mission when I see my patients. I want to personally thank you for choosing me as your trusted dental provider.  I deeply appreciate your confidence in me, considering the significant research it takes to come to this important decision.  

My promise to you, as my patient, is to provide you with the highest quality dental care.  I will strive to exceed your expectations while maintaining a comfortable and friendly Doctor-Patient Relationship.  I pride myself in being able to tailor services to the needs of each individual, armed with skills acquired through experience and the latest educational resources. "

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1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

14  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Loose Teeth
  • Teething
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Toothache

12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • University Med Dent Nj/Nj Med Sch At Rutgers
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • National Hlth Serv Corp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Thakker has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Thakker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thakker's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thakker to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Thakker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I went to see Dr. Thakker after not having gone to a dentist in over 10 years. She alleviated my fears, was gentle, took measures to ensure my comfort, explained her treatment thoroughly (I had a lot of questions), and treated my issues completely. I would gladly recommend her to other patients and...more
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