Dr. Azam Hakim, DDS

Dr. Azam Hakim, DDS

Dentistry  |  
Female  |  
60 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Azam Hakim, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 18 years. She practices dentistry, prosthodontics, and more.Read her story

St. Matthews Advanced Dentistry

148 Chenoweth Ln

Louisville, KY 40207
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • Preferred Medical Plan
  • Principal Life
  • Superior Dental Care

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Dr. Hakim's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hakim "Dr. Azam Hakim Dr. Azam Hakim graduated from dental school in 1982. She pursued post-graduate training as a prosthodontist for 3 years at University of Louisville, graduating in 2000. She was a clinical professor at University of Kentucky from 2000-2005. She has had over 36 years of experience in advanced dentistry. She brings exceptional knowledge and commitment to her patients with a gentle touch. Dr. Hakim is licensed to practice general dentistry as well as advanced prosthodontics in Kentucky, California and Ohio. Dr. Hakim's forté is aesthetic reconstruction with an emphasis on cosmetic ceramic restorations and Implant. She lives in Louisville, KY with her family(She is married and has three grown up kids). "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hakim "St. Matthews Advanced Dentistry was built on a foundation of caring, competency, consistency and communication. We continually strive to deliver the highest level of comprehensive dental care, in a comfortable, clean, attractive environment. We value our patients; we love our jobs; and we respect each other. Appointments are carefully scheduled so that patients and doctors alike are not rushed or kept waiting. We "inform before we perform" to ensure that patients know their options. We encourage patients to make the right oral health choices while accepting that each person adopts change at a different pace. Together, we achieve our primary service objectives: superior quality and total comfort."

Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Family Dentistry
  • Prosthodontics

Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
  • Tooth Decay


  • Amalgam Dental Fillings
  • Arestin® Therapy
  • Ceramic Dental Crowns
  • Composite Fillings
  • Crown Lengthening
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Inlays
  • Dental Onlay
  • Dental Restoration
  • Denture Repair
  • Full Mouth Reconstruction
  • Full Mouth Rehabilitation
  • Intraoral Camera
  • Lower Dentures
  • Nightguard
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Porcelain Bridge
  • Porcelain Crown
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Power Teeth Whitening
  • Prosthetic
  • Removable Appliances
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Root Planing
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Smile Makeovers
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
  • Upper Dentures
  • X-Ray
  • Zoom!® Teeth Whitening


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Background Check

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  • Isfahan University of Medical Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Louisville / School of Dentistry
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hakim has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • KAWD, Member

Dr. Hakim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hakim to family and friends
based on 146 total reviews (40 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (146)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hakim's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes
Dr. Hakim Says:

I would like to thank all of my patients especially those who took their time and took the survey on healthgrades.com for me. This survey not only helps me to constantly improve my servivces to all of my patients but,also help other people who are looking for a dentist like me. If you have any questions , you may post it on my face book page( St. Matthews advanced Dentistry) or call the office at (502)897-1677. Thanks to all of you again!

Patient Comments (40)

Prospect |
I have been going to Dr. Hakim for a while now and she has been great! She has a lot of experience and it shows in her work! She's super nice and always check in while doing dental work to make sure I am comfortable and doing ok. I highly recommended her if you are looking for a new dentist.
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Dr. Hakim provides great dental care from the first visit. She and her staff are kind, prompt and professional from the time you enter her office until the work is complete. During my visits, she answered all my questions in detail and provided better than expected results. The crowns I needed look...more
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Louisville ky |
Dr Hakim is the best! I love her work she truly treats you as if you were her own !!! She's an expert.
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in Louisville, KY |
Outstanding experience. Friendly and knowledgeable. Would recommend to family and friends.
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Chicago, IL |
Dentistry work is good, but the financial business needs to be handled more professionally. Having been a patient in the Indianapolis area for years with a reputable and professional dentistry, the experience here was horrendous. Much improvement is needed to ensure that insurance claims are...more
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Dr. Hakim accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD PPO
  • Ameritas
    20/20 Plus Plan
    Ameritas PPO
  • Assurant Health
    Dental - Plus
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
    Dental PPO
    Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
    Medicare PPO
  • MetLife
  • Preferred Medical Plan
  • Principal Life
  • Superior Dental Care
  • Tricare
    TRICARE Dental Program
  • United Concordia
    United Concordia DHMO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Dental PPO
    United Healthcare PPO

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