The respiratory system is a network of organs and tissues that help you breathe. It includes your airways, lungs and blood vessels.

Our department provides services including: 

  • Asthma 
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pleural service
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Sleep and NIV (Non-invasive Ventilation) service
  • Tuberculosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Endobronchial ultrasound
  • Indwelling pleural catheters
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Home IV antibiotic service
  • IVIG service (Intravenous Immunoglobulin)
  • Chest physiotherapy services

Research within the department

The Respiratory department is also involved in research which gives an opportunity for our patients to have access to new medications by enrolling in clinical trials. 

Referral information

Referrals are made via GPs and referral from other departments.