Ameet Thakrar, D.P.M.


  • Silver Cross Health Connection

Dr. Ameet Thakrar, in Homer Glen and New Lenox, IL is a comprehensively trained foot and ankle surgeon.

He has a significant interest in musculoskeletal foot and ankle injuries, wounds, and skin conditions namely fungus. He graduated as chief resident of a competitive 3-year rearfoot reconstructive residency at Cook County and Weiss Memorial Hospital and was trained by some of the foremost foot and ankle surgeons in the Chicagoland area.

Dr. Thakrar’s prides himself on his skillful and compassionate care.

Every single patient gets his full attention. He is a member of ACFAS, APMA, IPMA, and other podiatric medical associations. He does keep up with the latest evidence-based medicine practices and continues his life long learning with courses, journal memberships, and is actively involved in research and training residents at his Alma Mater program at Cook County and Weiss Memorial Hospital. 







Areas of Interest

Abscess, Achilles Tendon Injury, Animal Bites, Ankle Arthroscopy, Ankle Injuries & Surgery, Arthritis, Arthroscopic Surgery, Bone Problems, Broken Bones, Casting, Diabetes, Foot Injury, Fractures, Infections, Insect Bites, Joint Injections, Joint Pain, Laser Surgery, Let Trauma, Minor Surgery, Neuropathy, Podiatric Surgery, Skin Infections, Sprains, Strains, Ulcer Care, Wound Care


Dr. William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine


Weiss Memorial Hospital

Board Certified

  • Podiatry

Other Specialties

  • Podiatry

Accepting Referrals

  • Podiatry

Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.