Dr Claude Hakim

Dr Hakim was educated in Switzerland and South Africa.  He graduated in Medicine from the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa.

He specialised in Obstetrics and Gynaecolgy in London, England, in teaching University Hospitals: Charing Cross and Hammersmith Post Graduate Medical School, over a period of six years.

  • Fellow, Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • Fellow, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (UK)
  • Fellow, International College of Surgeons

Dr Hakim has been practising as a Gynaecological Consultatant in private practice in Macquarie Street, Sydney, since 1979.


Our main objective is to provide up-to-date health care treatments for our patients in a dignified, confidential, professional and caring manner.

Languages spoken:

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • Italian

Many procedures can be performed under local anaesthesia in consulting rooms - such as:

  • Removal of lesions and cysts
  • Insertion of Hormonal Implants
  • Insertion of Implanon contraceptive devices
  • Insertion of Intrauterine contraceptive devices (IUD)
  • Laser ablation to genital warts
  • Laser ablation to Cervix

Hospital Procedures include:

  • Hysteroscopy & Dilatation and Curretage
  • Laparoscopy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Repair/ cure of Incontinence



Dr Hakim's practice is devoted to care of women throughout their life cycle.

  • General Gynaecology - this includes preventative medicine with check-ups, cervical smears (Pap smears) and pelvic ultrasound.
  • Management of Polycystic Ovaries (PCOS) & Endometriosis
  • Detection & Treatment of Uterine Fibroids and Ovarian Cysts
  • Abnormal Smears - with Colposcopy and treatment of the cervix in pre-cancerous conditions
  • Infertility and Family Planning
  • Menopause
  • Urinary Incontinence problems and Pelvic Floor Prolapse - special investigations (Urodynamic Studies) are performed in our rooms and Dr Hakim has an interest in corrective procedures for Vaginal Reconstruction and cure of incontinence.
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