Dr. Bindiya Thakkar, MD

Dr. Bindiya Thakkar, MD

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Endocrinology  ·  
Female  ·  
37 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Bindiya Thakkar, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Melrose, MA and has been practicing for 4 years. She specializes in endocrinology and diabetes medicine.

Tufts Medical Center Community Care, Endocrinology

585 Lebanon St

Melrose, MA 02176
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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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

Dr. Thakkar's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  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*

61  Conditions Treated

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21  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
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • IV 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

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thakkar to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Thakkar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (2)

She was very knowledgeable. However, I was referred to her for one problem and she focused the majority of the appointment on a different topic. She barely gave me a chance to explain my history and reasoning for seeing her. Unlikely I will be returning...
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She was very pleasant. very informative and very easy to talk to.
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