McMaster University

Firestone Institute for
Respiratory Health

Scope of Search

FIRH Clinic

FIRH Specialty Clinics

Sub-specialties currently housed in the Firestone Clinic:

Allergy Clinic: Allergy assessment and testing

Severe Asthma: Access to specialized care for the severe asthma patient

Esophageal Diagnostic Assessment Program (EDAP): Directed at patients with suspected esophageal cancer

Lung Diagnostic Assessment Program (LDAP): Directed at patients with suspected lung cancer

Interstitial Lung Disease: Providing multi-disciplinary care to patients with Interstitial Lung Disease such as Pulmonary Fibrosis

Pleural Spaces Clinic: Directed at patients with pleural effusions

Pleural Nodules Clinic: Directed at patients with small lung nodules

Respiratory Rehabilitation: Inpatient and outpatient components for Respiratory Rehabilitaion

Sleep Medicine: Diagnosis and therapy for sleep disorders and disturbances

Tuberculosis Clinic: Regional program run jointly with Public Health

The Firestone also houses clinics for Thoracic Surgery and Head and Neck.