Respiratory Medicine is a branch of internal medicine concerning the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the respiratory system, which includes the nose, throat, larynx, windpipe, lungs and diaphragm.
Examples of such conditions are:
- Pulmonary hypertension
- Sleep apnea
The nature of the lung conditions can be inherited, congenital, infective, inflammatory, vascular, malignant, allergic, sleep-related, neuromuscular, or airway-related.
Dr. Tan Eng Liang
Resident Consultant Physician & Respiratory Medicine Specialist
04-373 9191 (Ext. 5807)