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Thoracic and Sleep Group (TSGQ) is Queensland’s fastest growing specialist thoracic and sleep medicine clinic, providing full spectrum services for the diagnosis and treatment of respiratory disorders.


Our specialised multidisciplinary team and state-of-the-art facilities ensure we provide your patient with the highest quality of thoracic and sleep medicine care.


With clinics servicing Brisbane (The Wesley Hospital) and the Sunshine Coast (Nambour Selangor Private Hospital), we are proudly providing comprehensive care to South East Queensland.


The Wesley Hospital, 5 days per week


Sunshine Coast : Nambour Selangor Private Hospital
Toowoomba : Medici Medical Centre


Please contact us for more information on our Outpatient Clinics.

The Wesley Hospital

Inpatient tertiary level care for patients with complex thoracic medical disorders, including lung cancer, chronic obstructive lung disorders (emphysema, bronchiectasis), asthma, plus acute care patients admitted via The Wesley Hospital Emergency Centre (WEC).

Bulk billed lung function testing, including:


  • Spirometry
  • Complicated lung function test (Spirometry, CO transfer and lung volumes)
  • Bronchial provocation testing (Mannitol)
  • 6-minute walk testing
  • Allergen skin testing
  • Lung volume and diffusion analysis
  • High altitude simulation testing
  • Fractional expired NO (FeNO) assessments
  • State-of-the-art facilities
  • Same day appointment, same day results
  • Our specialist physicians make interpretive comments on every report

‘Breathwise’, a pulmonary rehabilitation programme based at The Wesley Hospital, focuses on a multi-disciplinary outpatient programme for patients with chronic lung disease, particularly chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). For more information on The Wesley Hospital Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programme.

Multidisciplinary team of specialist doctors, oncology nurses, researchers and allied health staff involved in the care of patients with lung cancer.

Our specialists include Thoracic Physicians, Thoracic Surgeons, Medical Oncologists and Radiation Oncologists. All have extensive experience in thoracic oncology management.

  • GP education evenings.
  • Hospital staff education meetings.
  • Medical student training : University of Queesland, Griffith University, Bond University.
  • Active participation in national and international conferences.


  • Held in conjunction with thoracic clinics, 5 days per week.
  • Comprehensive medical assessments, with all patients reviewed before, during and after sleep therapy commencement.
  • Daily assessment of patients after their sleep studies, with immediate training in CPAP therapy.
  • 6 bed unit, fully staffed with scientific and nursing staff.
  • Rapid assessment and turaround time for sleep study reports (3-5 days).
  • Accredited with the National Authority of Testing Authorities Australia (NATA)/Australasian Sleep Association (ASA) Sleep Disorders Services (SDS) Accreditation Program.
  • Assessment and management of obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA), restless leg syndrome, insomnia and chronic snoring.
  • Management of complex sleep disorders, including narcolepsy, ‘obesity-hypoventilation syndrome’, Cheyne- Stokes Respiration and chronic respiratory failure.
  • Tertiary level diagnostic, CPAP, Bilevel/VPAP adapt and complex disorder sleep investigations.
  • Management of complex multisystem ventilatory disorders, including cardiac and neurological syndromes.
  • Multi-team care, with access to clinical psychologists, nutritionists, exercise physiologists and dentists (for mandibular advancement splints).
  • 3 bed unit, fully staffed
  • Servicing Nambour and the Sunshine Coast
  • Linked with Dr Scott Brown, fulltime Thoracic Physician
  • CPAP Educators assist with CPAP therapy training and technical support with all patients.
  • Located at The Wesley Hospital and Toowoomba.
  • 85-90% compliance rate with CPAP therapy, significantly above national and international standards.
  • Provision of the most up to date CPAP masks and machines.
  • Full rental and sales services.
  • Longterm outpatient management of patients with all sleep disorders, in conjunction with Sleep Physicians.


Local transport services

Direct access to high quality services within the Wesley Hospital including pathology, radiology, and a wide range of tertiary hospital level specialist medical services

Comfortable, private and secure premises

Good quality visitors accomodation

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