Nirav N. Thakkar, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Nirav N. Thakkar, M.D.

Nirav N. Thakkar, MD

Orland Park, IL ENT Doctor

Century Ear, Nose and Throat, Head and Neck Surgery

Head and Neck Oncology and Reconstructive Surgery

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

American Head and Neck Society, Active Member

Academic Affiliation

University of Illinois at Chicago - Assistant Clinical Professor
Jesse Brown VA

Clinical Expertise

  • Conservation Larynx And Pharynx Surgery
  • Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS)
  • Transoral Laser Microsurgery (TLM)
  • Head And Neck Reconstruction
  • Head Neck And Throat Cancer
  • Microvascular Free Tissue Transfer
  • Minimally Invasive Thyroid And Parathyroid Surgery
  • Salivary Gland Surgery And Sialoendoscopy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Inspire Therapy


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

Medical School
University of Illinois at Chicago

Residency Program
University of Illinois at Chicago - Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

Northwestern University - Head and Neck Oncology and Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certification
American Board of Otolaryngology

Philosophy of Care

I believe in partnering with my patients to obtain a diagnosis and develop an individualized medical or surgical treatment plan.

Languages Spoken

English, Basic Gujurati

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