Respiratory Therapy

The Respiratory Therapy Department is made up of a team of around 30 employees who work with physicians and the care team to assess, maintain, or treat patients’ cardiorespiratory functions.

The department offers general respiratory therapy and assistance with anesthesia to the:

  • Pulmonary Function Lab;
  • Pulmonary Health Centre (asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases [COPD]);
  • Sleep Laboratory.

The Respiratory Therapy Department also provides services at the Stella-Maris-de-Kent Hospital (SMKH), such as:

  • General care;
  • COPD Clinic;
  • Lung capacity testing (spirometry).

Contact us

Respiratory Therapy Department – DGLDUHC 506-862-4618
Department Head 506-869-2840
Assistant Department Head 506-862-4543
Clinician 506-862-4652
Pulmonary Health Centre 506-862-4542
Pulmonary Function Laboratory 506-862-4391
Sleep Laboratory 506-862-3770
Anesthesia Assistant Supervisor 506-869-2841
SMKH 506-743-7855

Hours of operation

Pulmonary Function Lab Monday to Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Pulmonary Health Centre Monday to Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sleep Laboratory Monday to Friday, day and night
Respiratory Therapy Department – DGLDUHC Seven days a week, day and night
Stella-Maris-de-Kent Hospital Monday to Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.