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"I believe in a focus on patient education to ultimately improve patient outcomes." Dr. Thakker is dedicated to working alongside patients to help ...Read more
"I believe in a focus on patient education to ultimately improve patient outcomes." Dr. Thakker is dedicated to working alongside patients to help educate them in their choices. He completed his residency at Wright State University and also served as Chief Resident. He completed his nephrology fellowship at Indiana University where he also earned a Master's in Health Administration. Dr. Thakker is board certified in nephrology and internal medicine. He is accepting new patients. Please call (815) 741-6830 to schedule an appointment.

Nitesh Thakker, M.D.

Nephrology

 

Affiliations Presence Health Partners
Hospitals Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center-Joliet
Website http://www.kidneycares.com
Years in practice 3
Languages spoken English, Hindi, Spanish, Urdu
Board certifications Internal Medicine, Nephrology
Education Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) Dental School (Residency) , Wright State University School of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals, Ohio (Residency) , University of Mumbai Medical College, India (Residency)
Extended/Weekend Hours Evening and weekend hours Handicap Accessible Handicap accessible Convenient Parking Convenient parking
Office 1
812 Campus Dr.
Joliet, IL 60435
Ph 815.741.6830
Fax 815.741.6832
Handicap Accessible

 

Office 2
1900 Silver Cross Blvd.
Suite 550
New Lenox, IL 60451
Ph 815.741.6830
Fax 815.741.6832

 

 

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