Online Referrals

Thoracic Medicine Referrals

Please address all referrals to the specific consultant for the clinic listed.


Please send all referrals to Ph: (02) 8382 2330 Fax: (02) 8382 2359

Chronic Advanced Lung Disease Clinic

Hours: Tuesday 8.30 am - 12.30 pm
Specialist: Deborah Yates
This clinic treats asthmaCOPDlymphangioleiomyomatosis, cystic lung disease and occupation lung diseases such as silicosisasbestosis and mesothelioma.

Chronic Advanced Lung Disease General Respiratory Clinic

Hours: Monday 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm
Specialist: Katrina Tonga

ORESP General Outpatient Respiratory Clinic

Hours: Wednesday 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm
Specialist: Claire Thomson (until further notice)

ORESP Sleep Disorders Unit

Hours: 8:30am - 11:30am
Specialist: Dr Corrina Pan

Thoracic Surgery Referrals

All new patient referrals need to complete Work-Up preparation before attending the Pre-Admission Clinic. Specific investigations are required according to the type of operation. 

Find out more about the Investigations for Thoracic Surgery at St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney.

Please send all results to

Lung Transplant Assessment Referrals

All new patients to the St Vincent's Hospital transplant services now require completion of the Lung Transplant Assessment Referral Form.

This form outlines all of the investigations required prior to an initial outpatient consultation and aim to optimise appointment waiting times for patients.

Please send all completed forms to the St Vincent's Heart Lung Clinic via:

Fax: (02) 8382 3898

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Referrals

St Vincent's Hospital provides a comprehensive pulmonary rehabilitation program to support patients with chronic lung disease.

Referrals can be made by a:

  • GP
  • Respiratory Physician
  • Thoracic Surgeon
  • Another pulmonary rehabilitation service

To refer a patient, please complete the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Breathe Easy Referral Form and email to

Following the receipt of the completed form, a pulmonary rehabilitation coordinator will contact the patient to arrange and confirm an appointment.