Overview

Lung function

We provide lung function or breathing tests for people with breathing problems.

We offer a variety of lung function tests, including exercise tests.

We see people from across England.

We have 2 lung function laboratories, one at Guy's Hospital and St Thomas' Hospital.

We also support clinics for people with:

We're experienced at testing people with a wide variety of conditions.

Health information

NHS website: asthma

NHS website: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

NHS website: pulmonary fibrosis

NHS website: spirometry

British Lung Foundation, helping people affected by lung conditions

Asthma UK, supporting people with asthma

Team

Our team is made up of physiologists. They're responsible for diagnosing conditions.

Research and clinical trials

Research is vital to improving the care that you receive when you're unwell. You can help improve healthcare by taking part in research studies at our Trust. During your appointment, ask your healthcare professional about research. They'll be happy to tell you about research studies you could be eligible to join.

You can also email [email protected] for more information.

Contact us

Email: [email protected] 

We aim to reply to your email within 2 to 3 working days.

St Thomas' Hospital

Reception: 020 7188 5809

Lung function laboratory: 020 7188 5813

Address: chest clinic, 1st floor, Lambeth Wing, St Thomas' Hospital, Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7EH

We're open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm (closed 1pm to 2pm).

Guy's Hospital

Reception: 020 7188 5828 or 020 7188 5822

Lung function laboratory: 020 7188 5836

Address: chest clinic, 2nd floor, Bermondsey Wing, Guy's Hospital, Great Maze Pond, London SE1 9RT

We're open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm (closed 1pm to 2pm, except on Tuesday).

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