The Breathing Space
The Breathing Space is the only respiratory health and disease tertiary referral centre for children
We run the only specialised children's lung function laboratory in SA – The Lung Lab. The lab is nationally accredited to provide detailed lung function testing, provocation studies for asthma, allergy testing & screening oximetry for sleep apnoea.
Our bronchoscopy service for children utilises both flexible and rigid bronchoscopes, with most procedures done under general anaesthetic.
Specific clinical services include:
Our respiratory specialists have a strong interest in facilitating general practitioner education and providing outreach clinics to rural areas.
How to access the service
Outpatient appointments phone (08) 8161 7234 or (08) 8161 6207
Bookings for lung function assessments phone (08) 8161 6235
The department sees both public and private patients. Public patients are seen in the general outpatient clinics.
General Business 9am to 5pm weekdays
last modified: 14 May 2020