Respiratory medicine

What we do

We are closely linked to King's College London School of medicine and provide research as well as clinical services.

We diagnose, treat and provide continuing care for patients with chest-related conditions, such as:

  • asthma
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • sarcoidosis
  • asbestos-related conditions including mesothelioma
  • cystic fibrosis
  • tuberculosis
  • chronic and acute respiratory failure
  • sleep-disordered breathing
  • pneumonia
  • pulmonary haemorrhage, hypertension and embolism
  • genetic and developmental lung disorders
  • lung cancer.

We provide a comprehensive range of services, including:

  • lung function and allergy screening
  • fibre optic bronchoscopy
  • TB clinic
  • sarcoidosis clinic
  • joint oncology clinic
  • cystic fibrosis clinic
  • smoking cessation clinic.

Outpatient appointment locations
Appointments take place in one of the following locations:

  • Suite 3, first floor, Golden Jubilee Wing
  • Suite 7, first floor, Golden Jubilee Wing
  • the Venetian building.

Preparing for your appointment

You do not need to prepare for routine appointments.

Location

For further information please contact the Main Reception.

Contact Details

  • Main Reception: +44 (0)20 3299 3165
  • Outpatients appointments: +44 (0)20 3299 1919

Patient Information Leaflets

Conditions we treat

We diagnose, treat and provide continuing care for patients with a considerable and challenging range of pathologies.

These include:

  • asthma
  • COPD
  • diffuse interstitial lung disease
  • cough
  • asbestos-related conditions including mesothelioma
  • cystic fibrosis
  • tuberculosis
  • management of chronic and acute respiratory failure
  • sleep-disordered breathing
  • pneumonia
  • bronchiectasis
  • pulmonary hypertension, haemorrhage and embolism
  • allergic lung disorders
  • disorders of the pleura (including mesothelioma, pleural effusion and pneumothorax)
  • pulmonary manifestations of systemic disease
  • genetic and developmental lung disorders.

We also have a major commitment to treating lung cancer.

What is required before referring a patient

For routine appointments, patients do not need to make any preparations.

Booking a patient at King's

Appointments for this service are made via the national e-Referral Service. Please see the e-referral page for more information.

Other ways to refer

Routine Referrals

For routine referrals, email kch-tr.KCHReferrals@nhs.net.

For outpatient appointments, please phone 020 3299 1919. Call centre staff are available 8.30am-5pm, Monday to Friday.

Emergency Referrals

Call switchboard on 020 3299 9000 and ask to speak to the on-call respiratory consultant.

Key Clinical Staff

Name Job Title
Dr Jack Barker Consultant Physician
Prof Surinder Birring Consultant Respiratory Physician
Dr Anne Collett Consultant
Dr Amy Dewar Locum Consultant Respiratory Medicine
Dr Caroline Elston Consultant - Respiratory Medicine and Adult Cystic Fibrosis
Mrs Jacqui Fenton-Woods Senior Respiratory CNS
Dr Anna Gerratt Locum Consultant Respiratory Medicine
Dr Bibek Gooptu Clinical Senior Lecturer
Dr Elizabeth Hadley Consultant
Dr Shahid Hamid Consultant Physician
Dr Georgia Hardavella Consultant
Mrs Michelle Johnson Respiartory Nurse Specialist
Dr Kai Lee Consultant Respiratory Physician
Dr Lynette Linkson Respiratory
Dr Rebecca Lyall Consultant (Respiratory)
Ms Aisling Madden Respiratory Nurse
Dr Brendan Mallia Milanes Consultant Respiratory Medicine
Mr Julia Marshall TB Nurse Specialist
Mrs Rebecca Mibuulo Respiratory/TB CNS
Prof John Moxham Director of Clinical Strategy, KHP
Mrs Margaret Ogedengbe Clinical TB Nurse Manager
Dr Amit Suresh Patel Consultant
Dr Jimstan Periselneris Consultant Respiratory
Dr Felicity Perrin Consultant - Respiratory Medicine and Adult Cystic Fibrosis
Mrs Raquel Pestana Senior Respiratory Physiologist
Dr Deepak Rao Consultant Respiratory Physician
Mrs Louise Smith Senior Respiratory Nurse Specialist Medicine
Dr Richard Turner Locum Consultant
Dr Geoffrey Warwick Consultant Physician