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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Dr. Thakkar's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thakkar treats Arthritis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Thakkar treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thakkar treats Fibromyalgia more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Thakkar treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thakkar treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Thakkar treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2007
    Northeastern Oh Univs Coll Of Med
    Medical School
    2007

Awards

Dr. Thakkar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Thakkar

2.6

Based on 10 reviews

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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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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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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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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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