Respiratory Lab/Sleep Unit
The Respiratory Lab provides full lung function testing on in-patients, out-patients and private patients. Limited tests are available to GP direct access referrals.
The Sleep Unit providing diagnosis and treatment of the most common sleep disordered breathing condition, Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) and restless leg syndrome, on in-patients, out-patients (referred from other specialities or GPs) and private patients.
- Clinical Lead: Dr K.Satkunam
- Manager: Steve Sims
- Administrator- Althea Baptiste.
Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00
Patients can be referred via their GP or by referral letter by a specialist in their local hospital.
Information for GPs
Respiratory lab referrals - GPs please refer via white Spirometry request card direct to lab.
Sleep Unit: Referral via GP/Consultant to Dr Karnan Satkunam, Respiratory Physician, Respiratory Lab/Sleep Unit. Q.E.H
Outpatient Appointments: 020 8836 4969/4908/4965
Department Contact Number: 020 8836 5257
Q.E.H, B Block past Out-Patients Department. Patients with mobility problems are advised to get a patient buggy from main reception due to distance of clinic from the reception area.
UPDATED AUGUST 2011