LocationsCastlegar Sleep Center

Castlegar Sleep Center

1521 Columbia Ave., Castlegar BC V1N 1J1

Tel: (778) 460 0066

Fax: (778) 460 0036


Services We Offer

Sleep Specialists

Dr. Wayne Lai, MD

Sleep Specialist, Neurologist,

Medical Director at Tranq Sleep Care

Clinical Assistant Professor UBC

Dr. Wayne Lai is a Neurologist and a Sleep Specialist. Dr. Lai has practiced medicine in both the United States and Canada since 2006. He completed his internal medicine training at Seton University in South Orange, New Jersey, and his Neurology and Sleep Medicine training at Case Western Reserve University – University Hospital of Cleveland, in Cleveland Ohio, USA. In 2010 he returned to Canada and opened his practice in Kelowna, BC.

Dr. Eugene Okorie, FRCPC

Sleep Specialist, Psychiatrist

Clinical Assistant Professor UBC


Dr. Eugene Okorie obtained his basic medical diploma from the University of Nigeria and completed his residency in General and Geriatric Psychiatry in the Republic of Ireland. He obtained his Master’s in Medical Science and Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Teaching at the National University of Ireland. He has obtained specialist certifications in Adult and Geriatric Psychiatry from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Dr. Amr Elekiaby, MD

Sleep Specialist, Respirologist

Clinical Assistant Professor UBC


Dr. Amr Elekiaby completed his postgraduate training in the U.S.A. He obtained his American Board in Internal medicine after completing his residency and chief residency at the University of Chicago program. He then completed a three-year pulmonary and critical care fellowship at Case Western Reserve University & Metro Health medical center.