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Dr. Bindiya Thakkar, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism*
3.7 (18)
Map Pin Small Melrose, MA
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21 years of experience

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Overview of Dr. Bindiya Thakkar, MD

Dr. Bindiya Thakkar, MD is an Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Melrose, MA. They specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, has 21 years of experience, and is board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology. They graduated from Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences and is affiliated with Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford and MelroseWakefield Hospital. Dr. Thakkar, completed a residency at Danbury Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Thakkar an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Thakkar works at Tufts Medical Center Community Care, Endocrinology in Melrose, MA. They frequently treat conditions like Diabetic Polyneuropathy and Osteopenia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Thakkar's Office Locations

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    Formerly Hallmark Health Medical Associates
    585 Lebanon St # 2, Melrose, MA 02176 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (781) 241-4129

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    Ratings & Reviews

    3.7
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    Specialties*
    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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    Years of Experience
    • 21 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Gujarati, Hindi and Marathi
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    Gender
    • Female
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    NPI Number
    • 1801070727
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Harvard Combined Fellowship
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Danbury Hospital
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford
    • MelroseWakefield Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Thakkar has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Thakkar works at Tufts Medical Center Community Care, Endocrinology in Melrose, MA. View the full address on Dr. Thakkar’s profile.

    Dr. Thakkar has seen patients for Diabetic Polyneuropathy and Osteopenia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Thakkar on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    18 patients have reviewed Dr. Thakkar. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Thakkar.

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