Dr. Hakim graduated with honours from both the University of Cincinnati College of Engineering and College of Medicine. Dr. Hakim completed her dermatology specialty at McGill University before receiving both her American and Canadian board certifications.Dr. Hakim has been a guest lecturer at several medical conferences, has published articles in peer-reviewed journals, and has worked as a consultant to several cosmetic and dermatologic companies.After becoming a mother, Dr. Hakim decided to pursue a private practice in dermatology. Early on in her practice, Dr. Hakim became interested in aesthetic dermatology as she loved its combination of artistic focus and technical skills. Her private practice has involved the treatment of many surgical, aesthetic and medical dermatologic cases.With her warm smile and genuine enjoyment of patient interaction, she loves helping new and long-time clients achieve their aesthetic goals at the Victoria Park Medispa.