Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Department

  • About
  • Our Services

We help patients with airway and lung disorders, including asthma, lung tumor, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pleural diseases, pulmonary infections, occupational lung disease, sleep- breathing disorders and chronic cough.

Our services include:

  • Interventional pulmonary and bronchology
    • Diagnostic bronchoscopy
    • Interventional/ therapeutic bronchoscopy
    • Laser therapy
    • Electrocautery
    • Airway stenting
    • Removal of foreign bodies
    • Dilatation of stenosis/ strictures
    • Medical thoracscopy
  • Intensive care medicine
  • Non-invasive ventilation
  • Lung function testing
  • Sleep disorders

Our Respiratory Function Laboratory in Clinic 4A has fully computerized facilities to evaluate pulmonary functions, cardiopulmonary exercise physiology testing and overnight sleep study tests.

Asthma Clinic

Provides care and education on diseases, medication and self management of asthma

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Clinic

Evaluation for lung function testing, long-term oxygen therapy and pulmonary rehabilitation

Lung Tumour Clinic

A one-stop evaluation for patients with or suspected to have lung cancer

Combined Sleep/Snoring Clinic

Evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders

Occupational Lung Clinic

Evaluation of asthma and other suspected lung disorders related to work environment

Nontuberculous Mycobacteria (NTM) Clinic

Assessment for patient withNTM

Other services
  • Interventional pulmonology and bronchology
    • Diagnostic bronchoscopy
    • Interventional/therapeutic bronchoscopy
    • Laser therapy
    • Electrocautery
    • Airway stenting
    • Removal of foreign bodies
    • Dilatation of stenosis/strictures
    • Medical thoracoscopy
  • Intensive care medicine
  • Non-invasive ventilation
  • Lung function testing
  • Sleep disorders
  • Smoking cessation
Respiratory Function Laboratory

The Respiratory Function Laboratory performs a comprehensive range of respiratory system tests under the supervision of the respiratory physician. It has fully computerized facilities to evaluate pulmonary functions, cardiopulmonary exercise physiology testing and overnight sleep study tests.

Services / other information
  • Spirometry
  • Lung volume measurement
  • Methacholine challenge test
  • Lung diffusion test
  • Exercise-Induced asthma test
  • Aeroallergen skin testing
  • Exercise oximetry study
  • Flow volume Loop
  • Cardiopulmonary exercise test
  • Oxygen titration for long term oxygen therapy
  • Mouth pressure or MVV
  • 6 minute walk test
  • Sleep study (polysomnography)

Find out more about Respiratory Function Laboratory.