Specialised Asthma Management

Why see a specialist for your child’s asthma?

  • Drs Burgess and Suresh  are highly trained and have extensive experience with asthma. They can assist with:
    • Diagnosing asthma
    • Asthma Management Plans
    • Difficult to treat asthma
    • Asthma attacks, including in-hospital management
    • Asthma education including school / child care liaison
  • Specialised Lung Function Testing can assist with the diagnosis and ongoing management of asthma and shortness of breath.
  • Both Dr Suresh and Dr Burgess are involved in asthma research
    • Dr Burgess’s research qualifications include a PhD from the University of Western Australia which involved investigating and developing new strategies to manage children with poorly controlled asthma.  Dr Burgess leads a number of research programs focused on improving the care of children with difficult to treat asthma. Dr Suresh is currently undertaking a PhD involving asthma epidemiology.