Monash Lung and Sleep

The department is now one of the largest respiratory and sleep medicine centres in Australia. It is well recognised for the very high standard of clinical care it provides and for excellence in clinical and laboratory research.

The Department aims to be a leader in the delivery of high quality tertiary care to improve health outcomes for children and adults with respiratory diseases and sleep disorders.

Clinical Services

General Respiratory
General Sleep
Lung Cancer
Unusual Radiological Findings
Vocal Cord Dysfunction MDT Clinic
ILD Clinic
Severe Asthma
Allergy and Immunology
Rapid Assessment Unit (RAU)
Pleural Service
Bronchoscopy and EBUS Clinic (referral download at bottom of page)

There is also a large private practice servicing both adult and paediatric patients.

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In addition, the department provides a wide range of diagnostic services, including Lung Function Tests, Oxygen Clinic, and Sleep Studies.

We value and foster a research culture to ensure that the Department remains at the cutting edge of respiratory science.

We place a high priority on the professionalism and ongoing development of our staff.

Contact Us

Monash lung and sleep contact information.

Lung Cancer Clinic

Monash Lung Sleep Allergy and Immunology provides three dedicated Rapid Access Lung Cancer outpatient clinics (Clayton campus) per week and a weekly (Tuesday) Lung Cancer Multidisciplinary Meeting (MDM).

Lung Function Laboratory – Information for Patients

As part of the management of your lung condition, your doctor or specialist may want to assess how well your lungs are working. These tests can be performed on the same day as your specialist appointment.

Lung Function Laboratory – Information for Referrers

Comprehensive lung function laboratories are at Monash Medical Centre Clayton, Dandenong Hospital, Berwick Healthcare and Cranbourne.

Our History

Staff of the respiratory and sleep medicine department have made a major contribution to advancing care, treatment and research in this field over the past 50 years.

Our Staff

Our staff are committed to the best possible clinical care of their patients and to advancing care through research and evidence based medicine.

Oxygen Program

The clinic provides the use of oxygen within the home.  Home oxygen requirements for both discharge patients and outside referrals is provided within the lung function laboratories at Monash Medical Centre and Dandenong Hospital.

Sleep laboratory – Information for Health Professionals

A number of physicians consult at the Monash Sleep Centre

Sleep Centre Laboratory – Information for Patients

The sleep centre provides a diagnostic and consultative service for the management of adults with sleep disorders, in particular sleep disordered breathing.