Meet Your Denver, Colorado Dentist
Dr. Mohamed Abdel Hakim
Born and raised in New York City, Dr. Hakim initially studied dentistry in Cairo, Egypt. While there, Dr. Hakim helped underprivileged patients receive excellent dental care and published a protocol for safely performing surgery in low socio-economic environments. It was during his time in Egypt that Dr. Hakim’s passion for dentistry blossomed, as he grew to love the scientific and artistic aspects of dentistry and the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others.
Dr. Hakim returned to the United States to advance his clinical skills under the mentorship of renowned specialists in New York City with a focus on periodontics and oral surgery. Following his time in New York City, Dr. Hakim enrolled in the advanced standing program at the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine. He was recognized with distinction by the dental faculty for his talent and efforts in public health and emergency care, earning his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2020.
Dr. Hakim believes in minimally invasive treatment solutions and is an adopter of advanced technologies that improve the patient experience and elevate the standard of care. Dr. Hakim’s clinical philosophy is to treat the patient as a whole, using dentistry as a catalyst to improve overall health. In addition to helping patients restore their smile, Dr. Hakim has also witnessed how judgement-free dental rehabilitation can restore a patient’s emotional wellbeing.
Outside of the office, Dr. Hakim enjoys participating in rec-league sports including softball and soccer. He is also an avid music fan and guitar player and enjoys recording music with his friends as well as attending concerts. Dr. Hakim is the grateful son of his parents still living in New York City. Family is among his most important values, and he takes every opportunity to stay in touch and visit them. “They are the reason for my success today and keep me motivated to continue to improve and be the best.”