About

Located in the heart of the triad, the Lung and Sleep Wellness Center is run by a team of experts dedicated in helping you achieve your best quality of life. Our definition of health extends far beyond the absence of disease. Our goal is to help you breathe easier and live better.

Dr. Javaid was raised in Eden, North Carolina and is excited to be practicing in the state where he grew up. He obtained his bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina, at Chapel Hill. During his medical training he completed an internship in general surgery at Atlanta Medical Center in Atlanta, Georgia. At the University of Connecticut, he continued his education by completing an Internal Medicine residency and then stayed an additional year as Chief resident. He completed a combined Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine fellowship at the University of Connecticut in Hartford, Connecticut.  At the University of Connecticut, Dr. Javaid was recognized as “Intern of the Year” and he was later awarded “Chief Resident of the Year”. He continued his sub-specialization at Drexel University and Hahnemann Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he served as a Chief fellow during his training in Sleep medicine. He also trained at Philadelphia’s St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, where he worked with children and helped treat a variety of sleep related issues. Dr. Javaid is quadruple board certified in Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Sleep Medicine.

Dr. Javaid is the director of the Intensive Care Unit and the director of Respiratory Services at Kernersville Medical Center. He is quadruple board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine and Sleep Medicine.

If you are one of the millions of Americans who suffer from a disorder of the respiratory tract or sleep cycle, we want you to know that we are here to help. Our multi-disciplinary team approach ensures timely and accurate evaluations.