The Respiratory Therapist is a licensed health care professional who monitors, evaluates and treats individuals with respiratory and cardio-respiratory disorders. The Respiratory Therapist is involved in a variety of programs and offers in-house diagnostic and counselling services for individuals with respiratory issues.
The RT works with physicians to diagnose respiratory issues such as asthma and COPD with the use of spirometry. The RT is also involved with the smoking cessation counselling, education and resources. The focus of our Lung Health Program is to provide exceptional care to our patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and Asthma.