Respiratory and Sleep Unit - Resource Directory
Inpatient and outpatient service for the diagnosis, investigation and management of respiratory disorders, respiratory failure and sleep disorders, a public health service for tuberculosis and coordination of Cystic Fibrosis Services at The Townsville Hospital.
Level 1, Acute Block, The Townsville Hospital,
|Postal Address||IMB 70, PO Box 670, Townsville 4810|
|Phone Medical and Cardiac Clinics||+61 7 4433 2500|
|Facsimile||+61 7 4433 2861|
Physician Consultation: Contact Respiratory or Sleep Physician on call for urgent inpatient or outpatient referrals. Non-urgent referrals are arranged by mailing or faxing a referral form (obtained from the unit) or referral letter to the unit. Facsimile referrals must be confirmed by telephone or mail.
Bronchoscopy: No direct referrals accepted. Physician consultation required prior to procedure.
Polysomnography (sleep study): No direct referrals accepted. Physician consultation required prior to procedure.
Respiratory Function Investigations: Direct referrals accepted for specified indications. Physician consultation required prior to bronchial provocation challenges and skin sensitivity testing.
Our Health Team
Director & Respiratory Physician
Respiratory & Sleep Physician
CNC Respiratory & Sleep Disorders
CN Respiratory & Tuberculosis
Senior Respiratory and Sleep Scientist