The WWL Way
Telephone: 01942 244 000

One Airway Clinic

What is the One Airway Clinic?

One Airway Clinic treats:

  • Patients with an unexplained cough
  • Combined upper and lower airway problems
  • Asthma
  • Rhinitis - irritation or inflammation of internal parts of the nose
  • Allergies of the respiratory tract
  • Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (LPR) – where digestive fluid flows back to the upper aero digestive tract causing symptoms such as a cough, hoarseness and asthma.

What are the benefits?

The clinic is a specialist combined clinic for any patients with problems relating to upper and lower airways. It is a one-stop service with input from a multi-disciplinary team with expertise in managing difficult airway problems.

Who is in the Team?

Internal weblink Prof. BN Kumar, ENT Consultant

Internal weblink Dr I Aziz – Consultant chest physician

Ms Sandra Dermott – Specialist Nurse – Respiratory

How long will I have to wait?

The maximum wait time for this clinic is currently four weeks.

How do I make an appointment?

You will need to be referred via your GP for this service who can send a referral letter or can refer via Choose and Book. 

Clinic Details

First Tuesday afternoon of each month at Leigh Infirmary

Contact Details

Tel: 01942 773162