• Dr. Saxena sitting at his desk

    Dr. Akash Saxena, Respirology & Sleep Medicine


    Dr. Saxena is the newest member of our team. He grew up in the Burlington-Oakville area.

    He graduated with his medical degree from McMaster University (Class of 98) and completed postgraduate training in Internal Medicine from the University of Saskatchewan before undertaking a fellowship in Respiratory Medicine from McMaster University.

    Also, Dr. Saxena completed a fellowship in Sleep Disorders from the University of Western Ontario in 2004. He is board certified both in Canada and the US.

    Dr. Saxena previously served as a Respiratory Medicine consultant and Critical Care Attending for the Rouge Valley Health System. He has also been involved as Medical Director and Consultant Physician at the Etobicoke-Brampton Sleep Clinic for the past five years.

    With his expertise in the field of Respiratory Medicine and experience in Sleep Medicine we are proud to add Dr. Saxena to our growing team.


    • Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine
    • Fellow of the Royal College of Canada
    • Ontario (Canadian) Medical Association


    Saxena et al. (2005), Sleep and Motor Performance in On-call Residents, Sleep (28):11.