Dr. Amita Thakkar, MD

Dr. Amita Thakkar, MD

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Dr. Amita Thakkar, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Munster, IN and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from Northeastern Oh Univs Coll Of Med in 2007 and specializes in rheumatology.

761 45th Ave Ste 103

Munster, IN 46321

Contact Information

(219) 922-5416

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

77  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

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Education

  • Northeastern Oh Univs Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Thakkar's Reviews

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2.6

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What People Say About Dr. Amita Thakkar, MD
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Wanted to treat me with injections of powerful biologic medication without a diagnosis. I definitely would not recommend. Very poor attention to detail. Doesn't seem very empathetic as well. Did not feel comfortable with her being in charge of my care. Dismissed her as my physician.
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Harmon – Jun 13, 2018
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I wish I could give zero stars. She has horrible bedside manner and doesn't listen to your concerns. Very arrogant!
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Jun 24, 2017
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I have been seeing Dr. Thakkar for about 3yrs, and I can honestly say that she has been the most kind, most caring and patient doctor that I have ever seen. She really takes her time to make sure that all of my questions and concerns are taking care of with each visit. If I have questions between...Read More
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Hilary in Valparaiso, IN – Jul 21, 2016
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Dr Thanker took her time with me. Asked me a few times if I had any questions. She made sure I had an appointment for a biopsy she wanted done asap. I like her, she seems like a very good and caring doctor.
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Alicia Paz in Crown Point, IN – Dec 24, 2015
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