Dr. Harish Thaker, MD

Neurology  |  
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Age 73
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Dr. Harish Thaker, MD
Dr. Harish Thaker, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Fort Lauderdale, FL. He is 73 years old. Dr. Thaker is affiliated with Holy Cross Hospital and Broward Health North.

Sunrise Medical Group

1625 SE 3rd Ave # 620

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

Contact Information
Dr. Harish Thaker, MD

Dr. Harish Thaker, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

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Dr. Thaker's Experience

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Dr. Thaker's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurology
  • Board certified in Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Neurology
1

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
22

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Confusion
  • Headache
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
1

Procedures

  • EMG (Electromyography)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Medical College Baroda
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Ssg Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ssg Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wayne State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Miami Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thaker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thaker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thaker to family and friends
1.4
based on 30 total reviews (13 with comments)
Dr. Thaker's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    POOR
  • Answers Questions
    POOR
  • Time well spent
    POOR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    POOR
  • Office environment
    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness
    FAIR
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (13)
Hollywood, FL |
I had a horrendous experience with this 'doctor'. He demonstrates no compassion, professionalism, nor real interest in his patients. I wouldn't recommend him to anyone at anytime. He's a very good example of requiring second opinions after seeing someone like him. Just awful!!!
in Hialeah, FL |
What a HORRIBLE Experience with this so called doctor! He never introduced himself, just asked "Why was I there?" I have a head injury from a head on collision, he NEVER checked my head just my body and concluded my headaches are from my so called depression?! Told me I didn't need to return! Please Do NOT waste your time!! He does Not listen.
in Oakland ,Park Florida |
I'm new to this state, it's taking me months to find a neurologist and this is who I got set up with. I suffer severe migraine for over 30y had record w me. He didn't even look at. Decided, I'm over medicated. Go see shrink??.Also I need meds now.,.what do I do..I was told I was given a field sebreity test!!! I just need relief for MIGRAINES...
in Hollywood, FL |
Avoid him at all cost he does not listen to your problem he ignores you and tells you there's nothing wrong with you waste of my time .
Ft Lauderdale, FL |
Waited several hours to see this doctor and wasted my time. Told me I had absolutely nothing wrong with my arm even though I showed him that I had ulnar sublaxation issue for over a year. He said to exercise my arm. Really? As if I am not already and trying to find ways to help myself. Very insensitive to my needs and didn't care to refer me to an orthopedic doctor for my condition which I found to be very wrong. I also had requested an MRI and he turned me down for that! Why??? Now I know there
in Coral Gables, FL |
Complete waste of time, avoid at all cost. This doctor does know nothing, he cant even read an MRI properly, he checked my MRI and said i dont see nothing, he is blind.!!!!!!!!!!
in Fort Lauderdale, FL |
Spends less than 15 min. Does not explain anything. He does not listen or cares to engage with you. I have increased convulsions and asked to be placed on the previous medications and said something about levels. Scheduled me to comeback in 2 weeks. Would not recommend going to this Dr.
Ft Lauderdale, FL |
Definite NO!
Atlanta, GA |
Terrible in every sense!
Miami, FL |
He sucks.
in Miami, FL |
Dr. Thakar was very nice and took his time with me. He made me feel comfortable and made me feel as if he cared not to make me feel stressed. He continuously made sure I didn't have anything else to ask him. Good bedside manner.
Pompano Beach, FL |
Worst Doctor I've ever been too! Didn't listen to any thing I said or wrote on the paperwork. Completely went against my first neurologist diagnosis. I don't normally write bad reviews but this was bad. Stay away if you want a correct diagnosis or someone who cares.
in Ft Lauderdale, FL |
Horrible at returning message and his assistant make to many mistakes and is rude.
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Dr. Thaker accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Thaker has admitting privileges

Holy Cross Hospital
4725 N Federal Hwy
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
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Broward Health North
201 E Sample Rd
Pompano Beach, FL 33064
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