Jayesh Thakker, MD, MBA

 thakkerJayesh C. Thakker, MD, MBA

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Board Certification

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine


1987  Medical School (M.B.B.S. and M.D.), Seth G.S. Medical College, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, India

1990  Residency, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India

1992  Residency, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL

1995  Fellowship, Medical College of Wisconsin and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

1995  Master of Science in Physiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

2019  Master of Business Administration (healthcare focused), Creighton University, Heider College of Business, Omaha, NE

Primary Interests

  • Provide the best possible, evidence-based care to children in need of intensive care
  • Provide compassionate care to the child and support the parents and families of those children at their most stressful and vulnerable times
  • Support the families and provide the appropriate guidance and outlook


Academic Appointment
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska College of Medicine

Division Chief, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Practice Location
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center
8200 Dodge Street 
Omaha, NE 68114