Overview

The Department of Respiratory Medicine at Regency Specialist Hospital focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of medical conditions and diseases that affect the respiratory system.

Conditions

Example: “Hypertensions” or “Shortness of breath”

  • Dyspnoea

    Dyspnoea is more commonly known as shortness of breath. The sensation of difficulty breathing can be a symptom of health conditions, although it is sometimes experienced after an intense physical activity.

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    A genetic disorder which causes serious damage to the lungs, digestive system and other body organs.

  • Pneumonia

  • Tuberculosis

  • Cough

    Most coughs are caused by a cold or flu. A cough is also a natural reflex by the body to remove irritants from the throat or lungs.

Procedures

Example: “Stenting” or “ECG”

  • Pleurodesis

  • Bronchoscopy & Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS)

    Procedure to diagnose various types of lung disorders, such as inflammation, infections or cancer.

  • Chest Drain

    A procedure which drains air, blood or fluid from the area around the lungs.

  • High Flow Oxygen Therapy

    A non-invasive respiratory support which supplies oxygen-enriched air to patients.

  • Lung Transplant

    Surgery which replaces a damaged or failing lung with a healthy one, usually from a deceased donor.

Clinical services

Dietetics

Invasive Cath Lab

Radiology

Rehabilitation

Intensive Care Unit

Laboratory

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