Respirology Clinic

The HGH Respirology Clinic provides consultations, treatment and follow-ups for people afflicted with lung diseases, breathing disorders, respiratory infections or chronic pulmonary diseases.

Who do we serve?

  • Adults (18 +)

How do we help our patients?

Our respirologists help with the diagnosis and medical management of affections such as:

  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Chronic cough
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Intertitial lung disease
  • Non-resolving pneumonia
  • Pulmonary nodules

How to access our services?

  • You must have a referral from your physician to book an appointment at the Respirology Clinic.
  • You may need a pulmonary function test as a pre-requisite. This test is offered by the Respiratory Therapy Program.

About The Program

Before your appointment

  • Your doctor will fax us a request. Please make sure your contact information is accurate so we may contact you.
  • We will call you to schedule an appointment.
  • You will receive a reminder call a few days before the appointment.

What to bring

  • Valid Health card
  • List of all your medications, including prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, vitamins, supplements and herbal medicines

When you arrive

  • Please register at a self-service registration kiosk at the Main Entrance at least 30 minutes before your scheduled appointment. Clerks are available to help with the registration process.
  • Upon registering, take a “puck”. It will buzz and light up when your turn comes up and indicate in which room to report.
  • Use the Cardiology entrance door in Block A to go the Pulmonary Function Lab for your session.

Test results

  • The Respirologist will send a report to the referring physician. It will also be available in your electronic medical record on MyChart.
  • For information on the creation of an account and how to access your electronic medical record, visit MyChart.