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Respiratory Medicine
Asthma and Pulmonary Conditions
Written by Director of Operations   

Services Provided
All respiratory conditions
  • Asthma,
  • COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease),
  • Pneumonia,
  • Pneumothrax,
  • Pleural effusion,
  • Tuberculosis

Consultant Speciality / Specialist Interest Clinic location / frequency
GMC: 3616341
Trust Cancer Lead;
Asthma and COPD
Interstitial lung disease
Rapid access lung cancer service
Medical HDU Lead
Assessment of respiratory disease
Diagnostic bronchoscopy
Lung function laboratory
Allergy testing
Asthma clinics - adult
Sleep studies - IP and domicillary
Respiratory rehabilitation.
Chest and general - Mon pm, Wed am (alt weeks)
Lung cancer - Fri am
Bronchoscopy list - Thurs am

Lung cancer and general - Tues am
Dr Shashank SHARMA
GMC: 6072505
GMC: 2358633
Respiratory physiology research
COPD and Interstitial lung disease
Detailed lung function testing
Sleep studies
Fine needle aspirations of lung lesions
Radiologists day cases
Chest and sleep medicine - Mon am
Lung function tests reviewed - Wed am

Ashford and West Mid:
Sleep studies reviewed - Thurs and Fri pm
Dr Michael WOOD
GMC: 3663934
Lung Cancer Lead and Mesothelioma
TB Lead
Pulmonary Fibrosis
Sleep Studies
Non-Invasive Ventilation (in-patient)
TB Diagnostic and Interventional Bronchoscopy
Pulminary Rehabilitation
Chest and TB - Tues am
Bronchoscopy List - Tues am

Chest and general - Wed am

Contact Details  
Location The respiratory medicine team are based in clinic area 2 in the main outpatient area (level 3 of the department block) at St. Peter’s.
Patient Leaflets See the documents attached below.
Specialist Nurses Provision of holistic care and support to lung cancer and mesothelioma patients. Clinical advice, support, consultancy to other health professionals.
Weblinks The following websites related to this specialty may be helpful:

Do you have Asthma or Shortness of Breath?
The Respiratory Department has been selected to develop new treatments for Asthma and Shortness of Breath (including COPD - chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) and we are currently looking for volunteers - smokers, non-smokers and ex-smokers - to participate in these clinical trials.

All of our trials have been reviewed and approved by an independent Research Ethics Committee. All travel expenses will be met.


For more information - without obligation - please contact:


Dr Monica Nordstrom,

Respiratory Medicine, St Peter's Hospital.

Phone 01932 722310,

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014 12:46