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Telephone: 01942 244 000

Respiratory Services

Respiratory services at WWL include many sub specialties of thoracic medicine, including Sleep Service, Asthma Service, COPD unit, Lung Cancer Services, Community Breathlessness Clinic, inpatient services and outpatient services.

The respiratory service has four Consultants as well as Specialist Nurses and Specialist Practitioners who deliver nurse-led clinics as well as visiting inpatients on the wards.

Respiratory

Respiratory services at WWL include many sub specialties of thoracic medicine, including Sleep Service, Asthma Service, COPD unit, Lung Cancer Services, Community Breathlessness Clinic, inpatient services and outpatient services.

The respiratory service has four Consultants as well as Specialist Nurses and Specialist Practitioners who deliver nurse-led clinics as well as visiting inpatients on the wards.

How do I make an appointment?

The service is usually accessed via referral from your GP.

Clinic details

Dr Ram Sundar (view Consultant profile)
Monday 08:30 – 12:30    Thomas Linacre Centre
Tuesday  13:30 – 17:00   Leigh Infirmary
Friday  08:30 – 12:30   Thomas Linacre Centre

Dr Imran Aziz (view Consultant profile)
Monday  13:30 – 17:00   Thomas Linacre Centre
Wednesday  08:30 – 12:30   Thomas Linacre Centre
Friday  08:30 – 12:30   Thomas Linacre Centre

Dr Salem Madi (view Consultant profile)
Tuesday  13:30 – 17:00   Leigh Infirmary
Wednesday  08:30 – 12:30   Suite 1 Thomas Linacre Centre
Friday 08:30 – 12:30   Suite 1 Thomas Linacre Centre

Dr Abdul Ashish (view Consultant profile)
Monday  08:30 – 12:30   Thomas Linacre Centre
Tuesday 08:30 – 12:30   Leigh Infirmary
Thursday  13:30 – 17:00   Leigh Infirmary

Dr Nyuk Cho Lee
Tuesday 8:30 am - 12:30 pm, Sleep and Respiratory Clinic, Leigh Infirmary
Wednesday 9:00 am - 12.00 pm General Respiratory Clinic, Thomas Linacre Centre
Thursday 9:00am - 1 pm General Respiratory and Sleep Clinic, Leigh Infirmary

Sleep Service

Our Sleep Service is based in Area 6 at Leigh Infirmary. You will need to be referred to this service via your GP or via a consultant at WWL if you are an inpatient.

Nurse/Practitioner led clinics:
Monday to Friday 08.00 - 16.00

Consultant Clinics:
Tuesday and Thursday Mornings at Leigh Infirmary

 

Patient information leaflets

The links below will take you to the patient information page for the specific leaflet:

Internal link Broncoscopy

Internal link Information about the COPD Unit

Internal link Lung Cancer Multi Disciplinary Team

Internal link Advice for CPAP Users

Internal link Obstructive Sleep Apnoea