Hakeem Shakir, MD

  • Primary Specialty: Neurosurgery
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Gender: Male

About Hakeem Shakir

Dr. Shakir is a neurosurgeon with fellowship training in endovascular neurosurgery treating stroke and aneurysm patients at OU Health. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, and neurosurgery residency at the University at Buffalo, He completed a fellowship in endovascular neurosurgery at the University at Buffalo at the Gates Vascular Institute. Before joining the neurosurgery department at OU Health he served as the Director of Endovascular Neurosciences at SSM Health St. Anthony Hospital. Dr. Shakir has authored over 40 peer reviewed journal publications and book chapters ranging from complex stroke care to physician burnout and resilience.
Affiliations OU Health Physicians Building - Oklahoma City, OU Health Physicians – Neurosurgery Clinic
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society 2014
  • AOA Honor Society 2018
Health Education
  • Medical School
  • Doctor of Medicine University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Residency
  • Neurosurgery University of Buffalo
    Buffalo, NY
  • Fellowship
  • Endovascular Medicine University of Buffalo
    Buffalo, NY
Medical Interests Areas of Interest:
  • Aneurysm/AVM treatment
  • Stroke intervention
  • Carotid artery stenting
  • Cervical spinal fusion
  • Cervical disk arthroplasty
  • Lumbar fusion, kyphoplasty
  • Hydrocephalus
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