Respiratory Specialists and Testing Services in Brisbane
Respiratory problems can be acute or chronic, and involve a wide range of symptoms, which can include chest and nasal congestion, cough, wheezing, and laboured breathing. Respiratory function tests can help diagnose respiratory conditions, that are initially difficult to pin down.
In order to determine what kind of respiratory issue you are suffering from, we perform a wide range of tests that encompass the spectrum of respiratory disorders.
Respiratory services we offer
Redlands Specialist Centre offers lung function tests as part of our respiratory services for patients. These allow us to better understand your lungs helping to assess and diagnose respiratory conditions. We perform the following tests:
- Spirometry (both pre and post bronchodilator)
- Lung volumes
- Gas transfer/ DLCO
- MIPS and MEPS
- Lying and Standing Vital Capacity
- Bronchial provocation test
- 6 minute walk test/ exercise oximetry
We also offer comprehensive consultations, admissions (Mater Private Hospital Redland or Greenslopes Private Hospital) and bronchoscopies in order to approach any respiratory condition in a meticulous fashion.
We have two respiratory specialists at Redlands Specialist Centre:
Dr. Miriam Vassallo– Consulting days: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Dr Anura Seneviratna – Consulting day: Tuesday and Thursday
Dr Kashif Nadeem – Consulting days: Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Admissions (Mater Private Hospital Redland or Greenslopes Private Hospital.)
Lung function testing
Looking to remedy a respiratory issue?
If you have been experiencing symptoms that indicate a respiratory issue, we recommend you get in touch with us. Make sure to send your enquiry through our online contact form, or, alternatively, you may ring our Redlands centre on 07 3193 5412 to speak with one of our friendly staff.