We provide a comprehensive service for infants and children with complex respiratory (breathing) problems
Who is the service for?
Children and young people with complex breathing problems
Criteria for access to service
Need to have complex respiratory condition (includes asthma)
Accessibility of this service
5 clinics are held each month at KCH on the third floor, Hambleden Wing, Denmark Hill, SE5 9RS. The building is fully accessible
How this is provided:
We hold a weekly referral clinic and have a fully equipped paediatric lung function laboratory, a bronchoscopy (investigation) suite and a full range of diagnostic facilities. We work closely with the regional cystic fibrosis and adolescent centre, which cares for more than 240 children with cystic fibrosis.
How can I access this service?
Appointments for this service are made via the national e-Referral service, or via the paediatric respiratory secretary on 020 3299 3563
How is this service funded?
Do you need to pay for this service?
Asthma clinical Nurse specialist: 020 3299 4640
Children’s outpatients: 020 3299 3560
Respiratory/NIV clinical nurse specialist: 020 3299 4580