Department Urology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida - Weston
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Cleveland Clinic Florida - Weston
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Florida - Weston

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Artificial Urinary Sphincter Implantation
  • Benign Prostate Surgery
  • Brachytherapy
  • Circumcision
  • Clinical Trials
  • Cystectomy
  • Penile Prosthesis Implantation
  • Penile Reconstruction
  • Penile Reconstructive Surgery For Peyronie's Disease
  • Penile Surgery-Reconstruction
  • Photoselective Vaporization of the Prostate
  • Post Vasectomy Screen
  • Rectal Exam
  • Semen Cryopreservation
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of The Prostate)
  • Urology
  • Vasectomy
View all 17 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Benign Prostatic Enlargement (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hydranencephaly
  • Hydrocele | Spermatocele
  • Male Infertility Testing
  • Penile Cancer
  • Penile Curvature
  • Penile Disorders
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Premature Ejaculation
  • Priapism
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexual Hormone disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Varicoceles
View all 16 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Boston University School of Medicine
Male Erectile Dysfunction Male Reproductive Medicine & Surgery
Boston, MA USA

Residency - SUNY Health Science Center-University Hospital of Brooklyn
Brooklyn, NY USA

Residency - SUNY Health Science Center-University Hospital of Brooklyn
Brooklyn, NY USA

Internship - SUNY Health Science Center-University Hospital of Brooklyn
Brooklyn, NY USA

Medical Education - State University of New York Downstate Medical Center

Graduate School - Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY USA

Additional Training

  • Extrcorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL)
  • Prostate Microwave Therapy
  • Candela Laser Lithotripsy
  • Greenlight Laser PVP Prostate
  • TUNA therapy
  • Duplex Doppler Ultrasonography
  • Laparoscopy/Endoscopic Surgery
  • TRUS
  • Interstitial Brachytherapy
  • Laser Surgery

Professional Highlights

  • Florida Urological Society, Board of Directors (2009 – 2011)
  • Society of Urologic Prosthetic Surgeons, Executive Board (2009 – 2010)


  • Urology

Specialty Interests

male and female sexual dysfunction, erectile dysfunction, Prosthetic surgery, Implantation Penile Prostheses, Male Infertility, Penile curvature, Peyronie's Disease, Artificial Urinary Sphincter surgery, Male Urethral Sling Surgery, male incontinence, penile reconstruction, phalloplasty surgery, vasectomy, vasectomy reversal, Hypogonadism, Hormone Replacement therapy


  • Sexual Medicine Society of North America
  • American Urological Association
  • American Medical Association
  • Florida Urological Association
  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine
  • American Society for Andrology
  • International Society of Impotence Research
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 10/3/2019, Dr. Hakim has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

307 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.7 out of 5
Explains 4.6
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

37 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Dr Hakim is an outstanding urologist and head of the department of Cleveland clinic. He has been my dr for over 12 years. worth the 50 mile trip one way to see him

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

dr Hakim is an expert

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

thanks GOD for Dr Hakeem Knowledge and Expertise! he's very attentive, caring and the best Doctor I have had !

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

Very great listener and caring doctor

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2020

Good Doctor, but not the best communicator

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

I understand the doctor is busy, however a slightly better "bedside" manner would be good. And more explanation of what to expect

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

very busy doctor, for a reason, he's good.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

the Dr was very professional

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

Great Dr. & Staff!

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

Dr. Hakim is an excellent doctor!

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2019

Dr. Hakim and his staff provide excellent service.

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

While my expectations were high due to the Clinic's reputation, Dr. Hakim raised the bar even higher.

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2019

Dr Hakim is always very professional and his nursing staff are efficient & pleasant

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2019

care provider been always good

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2019

I specifically requested time to speak with Dr Hakim who performed the procedure and was gone.THIS has resulted in me having to schedule another appointment to see dr. Hakim and having to wait until December 12th to do so.This is after Medicare's open enrollment has closed for the year 2020.

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2019

Dr. Hakim's office has been all around very professional and accommodating. The staff is great and so is the doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019

monitor keeps patients aware of doctors on time or delayed for appointment

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019

excellent Service and excellent DOCTOR

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019

the best doctor

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2019

dr hakim is the best urologist ever.helped me immensely always available

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2019

Doctor Hakim and his staff are the best and taking care of their patients. I would recommend them with all my heart.

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2019

excellent experience with Dr. Hakim

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2019

Dr. Hakim always listens and provide the information needed.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2019

Felt rushed with the doctor and did not explain what other options I had

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2019

very good doctor

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2019

I think that my Dr would like to do the procedure, that he didn't explain, and discuss w/me alternative treatments once he review it.

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2019

Very professional and courteous Doctor

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2019

Dr Hakiis a great Doctor and thus very busy, perhaps is time for Cleveland Clinic and Dr Hakim to get a disciple or someone younger that he can train, there are things that he could supervise and let the apprentice carry some loaded. He used to have students do somethings but they are not permanent, this could solve some of issues.

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2019

Due to how busy Dr. Hakim is he can be a little quick with the time he spends with you discussing your issues.

Reviewed on May 10, 2019

great doctor

Reviewed on May 9, 2019

Dr Hakim and his staff are GREAT!

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2019

Dr. Hakim could not have been more attentive and caring. Prepared me well for the procedure and performed it with no difficulties or issues.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2019

I am very pleased with Dr. Hakim's professionalism.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2019

It is astonishing how short my visit was. One feels like an object in a production line. I could'nt have been in front of the Dr for more than 5 minutes.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2019

i have recommended Dr. Hakim to many of my family and friends. I LOVE DR. HAKIM.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2019

Already have recommended Dr. Hakim to family and friends.

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2019

Dr Hakim, Tells it like it is with respect and knowledge, all the time treating me like a friend!!!!

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