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Dr. Smita Thakkar, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry*
4.0 (4)
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27 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Smita Thakkar, MD

Dr. Smita Thakkar, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in San Jose, CA. They specialize in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, has 27 years of experience, and is board certified in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. They graduated from BOMBAY CENTER / DR D.Y. PATIL MEDICAL COLLEGE. Patients rated Dr. Thakkar an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Thakkar works at Practice in San Jose, CA with other offices in Bakersfield, CA. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Thakkar's Office Locations

  1. 1
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    1550 The Alameda Ste 100, San Jose, CA 95126 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (408) 295-8111
  2. 2
    Office
    1530 Meridian Ave Ste 200, San Jose, CA 95125 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (408) 996-7950
  3. 3
    Kern Medical Center
    1830 Flower St, Bakersfield, CA 93305 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (661) 326-5411

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    Specialties*
    • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

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    • 27 years of experience
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    • BOMBAY CENTER / DR D.Y. PATIL MEDICAL COLLEGE
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    • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychiatry
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