Nitesh Thakker, MD

333 N. Madison St.
Joliet, Illinois 60435

Nitesh Thakker, MD

Nephrology

Nitesh Thakker MD

333 N. Madison St.
Joliet, Illinois 60435
Fax: (815) 740-6395

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About Me

"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.

Specialties
  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
Education
  • Residency Indiana University Hospital - Indiana University School of Medicine/Clarian Health
  • Medical School Wright State University School of Medicine, Ohio
Certifications
  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
Affiliations
  • AMITA Health Saint Joseph Medical Center Joliet
Medical Interests
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT)
  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Home Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Biopsy
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Disorders
  • Kidney Problems
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Failure
  • Transplant Medicine
Office Number(815) 725-7133

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Insurance Types Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Beech Street/Capp Care PPO
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield POS
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO
  • Caterpillar, Inc.
  • CIGNA Choice Fund
  • Cigna HMO
  • Great-West Life HMO
  • Great-West Life POS
  • Great-West Life PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • Unicare Health Link
  • Workmans Comp
Clinical Research

Clinical Research

AMITA Health is committed to advancing medicine through clinical research. Clinical research trials are a way to test the safety and effectiveness of new ideas and procedures in an ethical, controlled environment. Many of the current medical treatments available today were developed in a clinical research trial.

Services

Services

AMITA Health offers a full range of services for you and your family. From acute care and obstetrics to cardiac and emergency care, we're committed to providing quality care that is open, inclusive and compassionate, delivered with dignity and empathy for all.

Our Story

Our Story

AMITA Health is a faith based health system created by Adventist Midwest Health and Alexian Brothers Health System. AMITA Health is focused on delivering the most efficient, highest-quality, faith-based care possible. We are a new health system that integrates our founding organizations' nine hospitals and an extensive physician provider network of more than 3,000 physicians.