Dr. Mohamed Shamiya, M.D., is a well-known Sleep Medicine Physician. He is the founder and the president of the Las Vegas Sleep Center.
Dr. Shamiya was born and raised in Gaza, Palestine. He was awarded a scholarship to study medicine at Beirut Arab University in Lebanon in 2002 and received his medical degree in 2008. After that, he moved to the U.S. to complete his residency at United Health Services and UHS Binghamton General Hospital in New York. Dr. Shamiya worked as an internist for three years, then pursued his Sleep Medicine Fellowship at the University of California, Davis in 2018.
Dr. Shamiya founded the Las Vegas Sleep Center where he dedicated his career to treating sleep disorders in adults and children. He has helped thousands of patients suffering from sleep problems. His practice is also a dedicated teaching facility where new resident doctors are trained on sleep disorders.
Dr. Shamiya was nominated as one of the top doctors in Nevada State. Dr. Shamiya is married and has three children. When he is off work, he likes to travel. Dr. Shamiya is an avid pickleball player, participating in city leagues and tournaments.
Dr. Shamiya is Board Certified in Sleep Medicine by the American Board Of Sleep Medicine. Furthermore, Dr. Shamiya is affiliated with Mountain View Medical Center, where he holds expertise in both internal medicine and sleep medicine. Dr. Shamiya is a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). The AASM is the only professional society dedicated exclusively to the medical sub-specialty of sleep medicine. Dr. Shamiya is also a member of the American Medical Association (AMA), the largest association of physicians – both MDs and DOs – and medical students in the United States.
Dr. Shamiya is board-certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). The ABIM is a physician-led, non-profit, independent evaluation organization driven by doctors who want to achieve higher standards for better care in a rapidly changing world.
Dr. Shamiya received his Medical Degree in 2008 from the Beirut Arab University – Faculty of Medicine in Lebanon. Thereafter he completed his residency with the United Health Services and the UHS Binghamton General Hospital. Wanting to further his training, he completed his Sleep Medicine Fellowship with the University of California, Davis. Sleep medicine is a medical specialty or sub-specialty devoted to the diagnosis and therapy of sleep disturbances and disorders. Lack of sleep, or the presence of un-diagnosed sleep disorders, can carry serious health consequences.
As a sleep medicine physician, Dr. Shamiya specializes in diagnosing, evaluating, treating and managing sleep disorders in all age groups. His patients have excellent things to say about him, one stating “Dr. Shamiya is the most educated Doctor in sleep disorders that I have ever met. This is his specialty and he genuinely cares about helping his patients achieve better sleep! I highly recommend him!” As a 2019 Top Doctor nominee, Dr. Shamiya attributes his success to his desire and passion to help others. In addition to English, he speaks Arabic.
Dr. Shamiya and the team at the Las Vegas Sleep Center understand that providing individualized care goes a long way. Located in the heart of Las Vegas, our clinic will always give your voice the attention it deserves, especially when it comes to maintaining and improving your quality of life. With over 15 years of education and experience in sleep disorders and evaluations, maintaining a safe and comfortable environment is our mission.
When visiting our office, we want you to know that we are here for you every step of the way. From the office amenities to the one-on-one consultations and appointments, every step of the patient experience has been tailored to provide you with seamless, high-quality care.