Synaptrx ..... Your Sleep Matters

Participating provider with HealthPartners/BCBS/Preferred One/Cigna/Tricare/Ucare/Medicare and many others

Synaptrx ..... Your Sleep Matters

Participating provider with HealthPartners/BCBS/Preferred One/Cigna/Tricare/Ucare/Medicare and many others

Synaptrx ..... Your Sleep Matters

Participating provider with HealthPartners/BCBS/Preferred One/Cigna/Tricare/Ucare/Medicare and many others

Welcome to Synaptrx our Sleep and Pulmonary disorders center. Our goal is to Partner with our patients to deliver state of the art diagnostics and treatment. We believe our most important job as physicians is to help you to become a well-informed and active partner in your own healthcare. Outcomes are best when you share decision making with an experienced, caring and attentive physician guiding and informing every step. It would be our privilege to be that partner for you. 

Our Services

Sleep Disorders

We offer comprehensive consultation as well as state of the art diagnostic and treatment options for sleep disorders including sleep apnea, insomnia, restless leg syndrome, narcolepsy and parasomnias.

Pulmonary Disorders

Consultation, diagnosis and treatment for a broad range of lung diseases including asthma, chronic obstructive lung disease, pulmonary fibrosis and other restrictive lung diseases, occupational lung disorders, pleural diseases, lung cancer.

OSA Treatment Options

We provide state of the art CPAP machines with all related supplies with close and personal medical oversight. With our dental and surgical partnerships we offer several alternative treatment options as well

Dr Bijwadia has a consultative practice in pulmonary and sleep medicine at several convenient locations in the east metro. He is Board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine and Sleep Medicine. Prior to starting his own practice he served as Attending Physician at HealthPartners Medical Group (HPMG), where he was the Department Head and Director of the Sleep Medicine Center till 2012. He currently holds a faculty position as Assistant Professor in the Department of Pulmonary Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at the University of Minnesota where he served as Director of the Sleep Program till 2012. Dr. Bijwadia launched the sleep centers both at HPMG and the University of Minnesota, and grew both programs into large and highly successful organizations. Dr Bijwadia was appointed Chief Medical Officer at SomnoMed in 2012 and continues to be actively involved as a senior executive with them.

Dr Bijwadia completed medical school at the University of Mumbai. Internal Medicine residency at Nassau University Medical center in NY and fellowship training in Pulmonary and Critical Ccare at the University of Southern California. He completed the executive MBA program at the University of Saint Thomas in Minneapolis. He has been named top doc by the Minneapolis magazine as well as US News and World Report. He serves as President of the Minnesota Sleep Society is active in promoting sleep health in Minnesota.  Focused interests include the comprehensive management of sleep apnea including non-CPAP alternatives, Narcolepsy and other disorders of excessive sleepiness; sleep related movement disorders.

What is Obstructive Sleep Apnea?