Clinic Location:
Suite 07-14, Gleneagles Medical Centre
6 Napier Road, Singapore 258499
Tel: (65) 6473 9984
Suite 04-33, Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
38 Irrawaddy Road, Singapore 329563
Tel: (65) 6734 4788
Opening Hours:
Mon - Fri : 9am to 5pm
Sat : 9am to 1pm
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Specialist Care for the Lungs

Specialist Care for the Lungs

Specialist Care for the Lungs

Diagnosis and management of:
  • Chronic cough (including coughing out blood) or breathlessness
  • Spots on the chest XR or CT
  • Pleural Effusions (water in the lungs)
  • Diagnosis of Lung Cancer
  • Snoring with daytime sleepiness
  • Smoking Habit – we can help you to quit, with a much higher chance of success compared to willpower alone
  • Lung Infections such as tuberculosis, bronchitis and pneumonia
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

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Common diagnostic procedures include:

EXPERTISE

  • Intensive Care Medicine
  • Bronchoscopy and flexible pleuroscopy
  • Sleep-disordered breathing
  • Non-invasive Ventilation
  • Smoking Cessation
BRONCHOSCOPY A bronchoscopy is a procedure whereby a soft, narrow tube is inserted through your mouth or nose in order to look inside your airways. It is usually done using conscious sedation i.e. you will be given a medication to make you sleepy. Click here for more details

MEDICAL THORACOSCOPY / PLEUROSCOPY

A pleuroscopy is a medical procedure that allows the doctor to visualise the pleural cavity, which is the space between the chest wall and the lung. This is done by inserting a thin tube with a camera, called a pleuroscope, through the chest wall. Click here for more details

I HAVE A SPOT IN MY LUNG. DO I HAVE LUNG CANCER?

You may have been told by your doctor to have a pulmonary nodule. This means that a spot that is not normal tissue or blood vessels has been found in your lung. This usually happens when you have a routine chest X-Ray taken or when you have a CT scan of your chest taken for other reasons. Click here for more details

Dr. Kenneth Chan was honored at the Ministry of Health Appreciation Dinner for chairing the national Clinical Practice Guideline Committee for the Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence. “Dr. Kenneth Chan was honored at the Ministry of Health Appreciation Dinner for chairing the national Clinical Practice Guideline Committee for the Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence. This is a set of written recommendations to assist patients in quitting Read More


Dr. Kenneth Chan spoke about “Living with Asthma” at the annual Ezyhealth Forum in Oct 2011, co-organized by the Asthma and Allergy Association of Singapore and sneezywheezy.com Bronchial asthma is becoming more common. Unfortunately it is a problem that will not go away as there is no cure for asthma. The good news is that there are very effective medications for asthma. With proper precautions and medications Read More


Dr. Kenneth Chan gave a lecture on how to quit smoking at the Movember Men’s Health Forum (organized by the the Singapore Cancer Society) on the 19th Nov 2011


Dr. Kenneth Chan giving a lecture entitled “Keeping Your Lungs Healthy” at a public forum entitled “Ageing Gracefully – a Mind Your Body Forum” in May 22nd 2011.


[APCAL] Contact Us [cfwc] 6, Napier Road, #03-11, Gleneagles Medical Centre, SINGAPORE 258499 Tel: (65) 6473 9984 Fax: (65) 6473 8864 Email: info@respmed-associates.sg 38, Irrawaddy Road, #04-33, Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre, SINGAPORE 329563 Tel: (65) 6734 4788 Fax: (65) 6734 5766 Email: info@respmed-associates.sg