Foroud Hakim, DDS
Dr. Hakim has balanced private practice and dental education for over 23 years in the San Francisco
Bay Area. He has a true passion for restorative dentistry ranging from complex rehabilitation to optimal
and conservative single tooth restoration. He is Vice Chair of the Department of Integrated Reconstructive
Dental Sciences at University of the Pacific and is a clinic director in the Esthetics, Implant and Complex
Dr. Hakim has lectured nationally and internationally in many venues including seminars, continuums and
hands-on workshops on topics ranging from technology, esthetic dentistry, occlusion, smile design,
CAD/CAM, photography, and adhesive and composite dentistry. Dr. Hakim has several publications and has authored two chapters in the 2010 text, Esthetic Dentistry in Clinical Practice from Blackwell Publishing.
Dr. Hakim earned his DDS in 1991 from Pacific and later went on to complete an MBA from his alma
He is a member of OKU dental honor society and past president of the Delta Delta Chapter. He is also a fellow and graduate of the ADEA Leadership Institute class of 2007 and is a member of the Catapult Group, the dental industry’s premier speakers bureau. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife Mana and two kids Ash and Tara, traveling, golf, fishing and competitive team sports.