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Department Urology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations 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 +
Insurance

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2000

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Boston University School of Medicine
Male Erectile Dysfunction Male Reproductive Medicine & Surgery
Boston, MA USA
1995

Residency - SUNY Health Science Center-University Hospital of Brooklyn
Urology
Brooklyn, NY USA
1994

Residency - SUNY Health Science Center-University Hospital of Brooklyn
Surgery
Brooklyn, NY USA
1990

Internship - SUNY Health Science Center-University Hospital of Brooklyn
Surgery
Brooklyn, NY USA
1989

Medical Education - State University of New York Downstate Medical Center
NY USA
1988

Graduate School - Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY USA
1984

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)

Certifications

  • 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

Memberships

  • 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 9/15/2020, 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.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* 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

345 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
4.6 out of 5
Explains 4.6
Listens 2.3
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.6
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.5

31 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2021

Dr. Hakim is a very professional and excellent doctor. I would definitely recommend him to family members and friends.

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2021

Dr. Hakim seems to be an excellent physician; detailed, thorough, and professional yet personal.

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2021

Visit to Dr. Hakim and his Staff was great.Trying to return a message on the portal was not possible. Reply was disabled.Overall was a very good experience.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2021

Dr. Hakim was very good. Went above and beyond by doing a rectal prostate exam that previous urologist did not do.

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2021

Dr Hakim & his team are the pinnacle of the healthcare business.

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2021

This is an amazing Dr !! So happy I found him !!

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2021

Dr Hakim as well as his whole staff are wonderful. 5 stars!!!

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2021

I have been with Dr Hakim for years. He is truly the BEST

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2021

I am upset because it will be 6 months till the next appointment that I needed. Because of this I had additional questions for the doctor

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2021

Dr. Hakim is the best doctor I have had since moving to Florida. He truly cares about his patients. Always takes time to talk with me about issues involving my health.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2021

Dr. Hakim ranks #1 in my book. He has helped me immensely.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2021

The Dr and staff are great but it was very difficult getting through. When I did, it went smoothly, but it took a few tries

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2021

Very happy with doctor

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2021

Dr. Hakim has been my Urologist for several years now and I am very happy having him.

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2021

Dr Hakim and nurse assistant were excellent.

Reviewed on May 28, 2021

The experience was pleasant without concerns about the service professionals and doctor.

Reviewed on May 28, 2021

The doctor had a great disposition and explained concerns in a affective manner.

Reviewed on May 26, 2021

I had a great experience during my visit last week. The nurse was very patient and professional. Dr. Hakim did a great job as far identifying the reason for my pain.

Reviewed on May 5, 2021

once in the system it's easy for treatments . Dr Hakim is excellent and down to earth. Meme, Karen, Bill the nurses are all the best and must be because they are re also RN's so kind too

Reviewed on May 5, 2021

Dr Hakim is great

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

I understand the wait to get in to see Dr. Hakim. It's all good now that I am in treatment, and I am confident the wait will be worth it. The staff are all great!

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2021

Tanisha is Dr. Hakim's office is wonderful !!!!

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2021

I would recommend doctor Hakim to anyone that needs a urologist

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2021

Dr Hakim is very knowledgeable and took a good amount of time with me, more than most doctors will. Would definitely recommend him. Had to wait a few months for an appointment but I know the place is busy so it's not their fault. Good job

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2021

I like the Doctor very much. he explained everything and takes his time. however, getting on the schedule takes to long

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2021

I like Dr Hakin

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

Dr Hakim and his whole team are 5 star Tanisha/Mimi/Bill/Sally and Dr Hakim is the BEST!!

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2020

it's always a pleasure to see Dr. Hakim, he cares about my problem. I could not be happier.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2020

I could not be happier, Dr. Hakim has a great department.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2020

Dr Hakim and his staff are awesome to work with

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2020

Ease of talking to doctor.

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