Dr. Bindiya Thakkar, MD

Dr. Bindiya Thakkar, MD

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Endocrinology  |  
Female  |  
37 y/o
(13)

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Dr. Bindiya Thakkar, MD is an endocrinology doctor who practices in Melrose, MA. She is 37 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.

Hallmark Health Medical Associates

585 Lebanon St

Melrose, MA 02176
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Tricare
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Counseling
very high
more than 98% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology
  • Diabetes Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Allergies
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Chronic Diabetes Management
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Detoxification
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diet Counseling
  • Exercise Counseling
  • IV Therapy
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Ltm Med Coll
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Danbury Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Harvard Combined Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thakkar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Marathi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thakkar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thakkar to family and friends
4.4
based on 13 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Thakkar'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Nahant, Ma |
She was very pleasant. very informative and very easy to talk to.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Thakkar accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Thakkar has admitting privileges

Melrose - Wakefield Hospital
585 Lebanon St
Melrose, MA 02176
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Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford
170 Governors Ave
Medford, MA 02155
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