Dr. Hekmat Hakiman, MD

Dr. Hekmat Hakiman, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
Male  |  
39 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Hakiman graduated Magna Cum Laude from State University of New York at Buffalo with a Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology with a minor in Biochemical Pharmacology. He obtained his medical degree from SUNY Buffalo where he was awarded the Gold Humanism in Medicine award and the Department of Surgery Chair's award for Academic Excellence. Dr. Hakiman developed an interest in the field of colon and rectal surgery while obtaining his General Surgery training at UT Southwestern Medical Center and Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, TX. He completed his fellowship at Baylor University Medical Center.

Tri-City Colo-Rectal Surgery

2223 E Baseline Rd Ste A

Gilbert, AZ 85234
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Allegiance Health Plans
  • Ameriben
  • Banner Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • LifeWise
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

The goal is to provide the highest quality care available with an emphasis on advanced surgical procedures and technology.  I believe in timely communication and educating patients on their care.
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Dr. Hakiman's Experience

Dr. Hakiman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis


  • Anorectal Manometry
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Colorectal Cancer Treatment
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery for Cancer and Diverticular Disease
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Treatment for Colorectal Disease
  • Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Resection of Diverticulae
  • Robotic Assisted Procedure
  • Sacral Nerve Stimulation
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • State University of New York At Buffalo
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Parkland Health And Hospital System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Ut Southwestern Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Baylor University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hakiman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dignity Health - Mercy Gilbert Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
General Surgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Hakiman is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Hakiman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hakiman to family and friends
based on 9 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Hakiman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
in Phoenix, AZ |
Dr Hakiman really helped explain exactly what was going to happen during my colon surgery. Made me feel comfortable. He is a gifted surgeon and has great bedside manner.
in Chandler, AZ |
Dr. Hakiman is the best doctor I have ever had. Diagnosed with appendix cancer at 44 years old. He was so calm and comforting and performed a colectomy. He truly held my hand every step of the way and my surgery was a success with no issues. I will never forget his kindness and compassion.
in Scottsdale, AZ |
This man saved my life... He performed a 6 hour surgery and found the problem and he performed a colonoscopy. His bedside manner is phenomenal with a caring attitude that helped to pull me through a very difficult time....I have the utmost respect for him. Highly recommended doctor.
in Gilbert, AZ. |
Dr. Hakiman is a great doctor! After having a colonostopy and the doctors not finding any problems I was still having issues. I was able to find Dr. Hakiman thru my network and get in promptly to see him about my problem on a Thursday and set for surgery on Monday. Because of his thoroughness he took a sample of a node which turned out to be cancer. After another surgery and treatment I am in remission. Dr. Hakiman saved my life!
in Mesa, AZ |
He presents as friendly and caring from the first encounter. He takes time to explain procedures and options thoroughly. My post surgery visit was all good news from him and he assured me that I was healing and progressing nicely. I consider him more than a doctor, but also friend.
Chandler, AZ |
Dr. Hakiman and his staff are very professional and courteous. Dr. Hakiman was able to help my husband with his pilonidal cyst, getting him on the surgery schedule before the end of the year for immediate treatment and so that we wouldn't be hit with our high deductible. After care by Dr. Hakiman, his PA and his nursing staff have been excellent.
in Tempe, AZ |
I found Dr. Hakiman to be an exceptional surgeon. He cares about the welfare of his patients and exhibits an warm bedside manner.
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Dr. Hakiman accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Allegiance Health Plans
  • Ameriben
  • Banner Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • LifeWise
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Hakiman has admitting privileges

Dignity Health - Mercy Gilbert Medical Center
3555 S Val Vista Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85297
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Banner Desert Medical Center
1400 S Dobson Rd
Mesa, AZ 85202
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