Treatment & Services
- Positive Airway Pressure Titration (cpap; Bilevel Pap Titration)
- Sleep Studies
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Circadian Rhythm Disorders
- Rem Sleep Behavior Disorder
- Restless Leg Syndrome
- Sleep Apnea
- Sleep Terrors
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - Saint Elizabeth Health Center
Youngstown, OH USA
Medical Education - Kasturba Medical College
- Dr. Walia has been recipient of research awards including sleep research travel award and was selected from the competitive pool of applicants to attend Young Investigator Forum in 2012 by American Academy of Sleep Medicine. She was selected to attend FLEX Professional Development Program for Women Faculty of the School of Medicine. She was also chosen for the Neurological Institute Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation scholar award for 2015-2016. She has been selected for Women's Professional Staff Association Senior Rep Program. Her mentees have received various research awards regionally and nationally for their research work. Her team received the caregiver celebration tier 4 award in efforts of improving sleep bed utilization.
- Family Medicine
- Family Medicine - Sleep Medicine
Awards & Honors
- 2011: Sleep Research Network Travel Award, Bethesda
- 2012: Young Investigator Forum, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, Bethesda
- 2013: Recipient of FLEX Professional Development training Program for leadership development of Case Western Reserve University
- 2014: Fellow, American Academy Sleep Medicine
- 2015: Neurological Institute Center for Outcomes Research Scholar
- 2015: WPSA, Senior Rep Program
- 2016:Neurological Institute Center for Outcomes Research Scholar
- 2018: Caregiver Celebration Tier 4 award for sleep disorders team work
- American Academy of Sleep Medicine
- American Academy of Family Physicians
- Sleep Research Society
- Ohio Academy of Family Physicians
Research & Publications
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115 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
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|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.6|
11 Patient Comments
Reviewed on May 29, 2020
Dr. W is so nice and has helped me get my life back!
Reviewed on May 6, 2020
Dr Walia was VERY caring and showed much interest in me/my condition, was very thorough in explaining things, and left no question unanswered. Never felt rushed at all, actually spent extra time with us and even called us back on her own time, very dedicated Dr. I am very comfortable with her!
Reviewed on Apr 27, 2020
Very good appointment. Very informative, Dr was very engaging.
Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020
Dr. and staff were very professional during my appointment.
Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020
The doctor seemed very caring and warm. I felt heard and well taken care of. I would call this an extraordinary experience. Even for the Clinic.
Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020
My overall experience was very good. Dr. Walia seemed to be very caring and professional.
Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020
appointments for this provider way booked up
Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020
Dr. Walia was very easy to talk to, explained my issues and alternatives to my care.c She did an excellent job. Also, for me, I loved her accent!
Reviewed on Jan 3, 2020
Dr. Walia is a doctor who provides excellent care for her patients. I know I am in excellent hands with Dr. Walia.
Reviewed on Aug 23, 2019
Begininnig an appointment to review test results that the doctor had ordered with the question "What brings you here?" is not most respectful way to begin an appointment. There is nothing wrong with advising lifestyle changes when then the analysis of the test results do not suggest much else.
Reviewed on Aug 20, 2019
Dr. Wahlia has been a kind and caring doctor. No bad experience here.
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