Dr. Shilpa H. Thakkar MD is a female anesthesiologist in Joliet, IL with over 25 years of experience. Dr. Thakkar is affiliated with American Anesthesiology Associates of Illinois SC in Gary, as well as Presence St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet. Dr. Thakkar graduated in 1993. She is licensed to practice by the state board in Illinois.

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25+ Years of Experience

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About Dr. Thakkar

Education and Training

Dr. Shilpa H. Thakkar MD graduated in 1993.


  • Anesthesiology

Basic Information

Full Name: Shilpa H. Thakkar

Gender: Female

NPI: 1043278070

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Practice and Hospital Affiliations

Affiliated Practices

Affiliated Hospitals

1. Presence St. Joseph Medical Center

333 North Madison Street
Joliet, IL

(815) 725-7133


Office Information

333 Madison Street

Joliet, IL 60435

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(815) 725-6331

(815) 725-4709

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Payments Received from Medical Companies

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Total Payments Received Between 2014 and 2016:

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Dr. Thakkar received less money than a majority (62%) of anesthesiologists nationally. This overall payment amount is low, and is not necessarily a cause for concern. For more information, see the breakdown of payments by category.

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