Dr. Hakim earned her bachelor's degree and her medical degree in an accelerated combined program at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She continued her journey west to Phoenix and completed a residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in GI/Hepatology at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center and Hayden VA Medical Center. She is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, and has received the Governor's Award for clinical research. She is also a member of the Southern California Society of Gastroenterology. Dr. Hakim has experience in treating patients in all aspects of GI with a particular interest in nutrition and women's health. She lives in the South Bay with her husband.

Medical School
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO
  • The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix
  • The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix
  • Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency/ Banner Good Samaritan MC, Phoenix, AZ
  • English


Digestive Care Consultants
23451 Madison Street
Suite 290
Torrance, CA 90505
(310) 375-1246
(310) 802-8073
Digestive Care Consultants
855 Manhattan Beach Boulevard
Suite 101
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 375-1246
(310) 802-8073


  • Gastroenterology
Clinical Interests
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Nutrition


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna HMO Plan
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Aetna Senior HMO Plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross Calif. Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Shield 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield Access + HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plus POS
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna HMO Plan
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) HMO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO, POS
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Health Net Seniority Plus HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • ILWU Blue Shield PPO
  • Interplan PPO/ EPO
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • Scan Senior Health Plan HMO
  • Secure Horizons POS
  • United Healthcare HMO Plan
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO
Insurance Medical Groups
  • Little Company of Mary IPA - HCP
  • Motion Picture