Purvi Thakkar, DDS
522 North Avenue
Glendale Heights, IL 60139-3119


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1- What are your hours?

Mon,Tue,Thu,Fri- 9 am to 5 pm , Sat- 9 am to 2 pm.

2- What insurance do you take ?

We are in network with all PPO insurances and also acept all kids/medicaid for children up to 17 years of age.

3- What time is your last appointment of the day?

Our last appointment is at 4.00 pm on weekdays and at 1 pm on saturdays.

If a longer appointment is expected such as a root canal treatment, crown/bridge/dentures,  removal of teeth,or  surgery  we will request you to schedule an earlier appointment depending on the time needed to complete the procedure efficiently.


We charge a $ 25 no-show/ cancellation fee for appointments  cancelled without a 24 hour notice  on saturdays and evenings.

4- Do you need x-rays from my previous dentist?

If they are fairly recent and in a digital format , they may be helpful. Paper copies may not be accepted. Please call us and we can give you more details over the phone.

5- Can you transfer my x-rays to a different office/specialist ?

We  require a  written and signed release form by you in person in order to do so. Please provide us with a 24-48 hour time to complete this process, kindly do not request transfer of x-rays urgently. 

6 - Where are you located?

We are at 522  North Avenue, Glendale heights, in the shopping plaza with the Brunzwick Zone,  Mario Tricocci School , La Rosita grocery store. We are at the cross streets of North Avenue and Main Street across Menards.

7- How much do you charge for a  check up? I have had a few check ups at different offices , but was not satisfied by the treatment recommended to me.

We charge $ 69 for a check up and x-rays, if you choose to continue with the treatment at our office , $ 69 will be included in the cost of the dental  treatment rendered.

8 - How much do you charge for  a filling?

The cost of the filling depends on the size of the filling and on your insurance .Without insurance,  it can range from $ 120  upwards.

Please click here to learn about our in office discount plan for patients who do  not have dental insurance. It is difficult to quote  a price over the phone without a consultation by the doctor,  if you need a 2nd opinion, it is at no charge, simply schedule an appointment at our office.

9- How much do you charge for a cleaning?

We currently charge $ 99 for a regular cleaning( in the absence of gum infection)  x-rays, and a check-up.

10- How much do you charge for teeth whitening?

In office teeth whitening is $ 225, and take home whitening kits are $ 99. We use the best whitening materials available that are very effective as well as safe for our patients with the least discomfort.

 11- What is the cost of Invisalign?

 The cost of Invisalign can range from $ 3000 to $ 5000 , it depends on the individual case, we currently offer a free consultation for Invisalign. On many occasions, your insurance covers Invisalign .

12 - What is the cost of deep cleaning?

Your co-pay for deep cleaning depends on your insurance plan, please provide our staff members with details of your insurance, and they can let you know exactly how much your co-pay will be.

If you do not have insurance, then the cost of deep cleaning can range from $ 200 upwards. Please call us for more details, and ask about our in office discount plan for patients who do not have insurance.

 13- What is the cost of crowns/dentures/veneers/wisdom teeth surgery?

It is difficult to quote an approximate price range for any of these procedures, since it depends on many factors, like your insurance plan, the quality  of denture/crown you choose and  the tooth in question. We work with the best local dental laboratories  and all our  crowns/dentures/bridges are fabricated with the highest quality of materials. 

14-  Do you do root canals at the office? How much do you charge for a root canal?

Yes, we do most basic root canal treatments at our office in 1 or 2 simple visits. The cost depends on your insurance plan, For patients who do not have insurance, we have an excellent alternative- click here for affordable dental treatment .

15- Do you offer payment plans?

Yes, we do offer interest free financing for up to 18 months payment plans via Care Credit  . Please call our office for more details.

Our office also provides discount for cash payments and  also for payments made in full for the complete treatment plan. Ask us for more information.


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