Dr. Manoj Thakker, MD

Dr. Manoj Thakker, MD

Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(3)
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Dr. Thakker is a board certified oculofacial plastic and reconstructive surgeon specializing in cosmetic, plastic, and reconstructive surgery of the eyelids and face. His many years of experience include faculty positions at Harvard Medical School and the University of Vermont. He has trained numerous residents and fellows, pursued academic research, and provided surgical care for patients from all over the country with complex conditions. He is the recipient of many awards, including the Merrill Reeh Pathology Award, presented by the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS), the leading organization for oculofacial plastic surgeons. He has also been selected by his peers to be included in Best Doctors of America. Dr. Thakker has frequently contributed to the plastic surgery literature and he has published over 20 peer reviewed articles and book chapters in journals such as Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery and Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

719 N Beers St

Holmdel, NJ 07733

Contact Information

(732) 739-3223

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Visual Field Defects
very high
more than 92% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers
Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cancer
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Dacryoadenitis
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Dacryocystostomy or Dacryocystotomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Tear Duct Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • St Vincents Hospital New Yor
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Amer Soc Oph Plas & Recon Surg, U Wash
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thakker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thakker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thakker to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Thakker'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
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Dr Thakker is caring and compassionate towards his patients, he coordinates care with other providers and is always available for his patients. His attention to detail and his expertise in his field is immeasurable. the office staff is always friendly and professional. I highly recommend Dr Thakker.
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Dr. Thakker accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Thakker has admitting privileges

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center - Atlantic City
1925 Pacific Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
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Bayshore Community Hospital
727 N Beers St
Holmdel, NJ 07733
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Riverview Medical Center
1 Riverview Plz
Red Bank, NJ 07701
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