Dr. Dipa Thakkar is a seasoned dental practitioner and leader renowned for her comprehensive expertise in dental procedures, catering to patients across all age groups, including young children.
Dr. Thakkar's journey began with graduating from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 2009. With an unwavering commitment to underserved communities in the Chicagoland area, she has amassed a wealth of experience. Her proficiency extends to restoring teeth using various materials such as composite, amalgam, and ceramic restorations. She also addresses missing teeth through fixed partial dentures, removable partial dentures, complete dentures, and implants.
Having once served as adjunct faculty at Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine in Downers Grove, Dr. Thakkar's passion for education is evident. She contributed to the predoctoral program by teaching in the pre-clinic. Notably, she also assumed the role of Dental Director at one of Chicago's federally qualified health centers, where she oversaw their transformative Oral Health Center Program. This dedication led her to receive the prestigious Golden Toothbrush Award in May 2019, a recognition by Erie Family Health that celebrated her pioneering leadership, commitment to breaking down barriers to care, and her exceptional contribution to enhancing oral health access, especially for underserved communities.
In her most recent endeavor, Dr. Thakkar served as Senior Associate at a multidisciplinary dental office in Kennesaw, Georgia, further enriching her skill set. Today, she proudly extends her exceptional dental care prowess to the patients of Sage Dental in Acworth, reflecting her dedication to excellence.
Beyond her professional pursuits, Dr. Thakkar finds pleasure in reading, exploring new destinations, culinary creations, and cherished moments with her family.