Do You Need a Referral
to See a Respirologist?

Book an appointment through our online clinic to get a referral to see a Respirologist. Chat with a Meira Care virtual doctor about your medical history and current symptoms. Get your assessment, diagnosis, and specialist referral all from the comfort of your home.

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When to See a Respirologist!

Are you struggling with any chronic or recurring breathing problem that is affecting your quality of life? Are you looking to find answers to your symptoms that involve chronic cough or shortness of breath? Through Meira Care’s virtual clinic, you can receive medical advice online for a wide range of health conditions including asthma, bronchitis, chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD), emphysema, interstitial lung disease, and rheumatoid lung disease.


Book your virtual consultation to speak with a respirologist online, who will help you address your health concerns by assessing your signs and symptoms, evaluating your medical history, diagnosing the problem, and working together with you to develop an effective treatment plan.


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How Can a Respirologist
Near Me Help?

Respirology, often referred to as ‘pulmonology’, is a subspecialty of internal medicine that provides comprehensive clinical care for a full range of respiratory problems. Respirology is also related to intensive care medicine.



The medical doctors who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and conditions related to the chest such as asthma, COPD, emphysema, pneumonia, tuberculosis, and other chest infections, are called ‘Pulmonologists’ or ‘Respirologists’.



A Respirologist will perform procedures such as bronchoscopy to diagnose a problem related to the respiratory tract. Physicians who specialize in this subspeciality are often trained to manage critical patients who need life support or assisted ventilation.

What Are the Benefits of Seeing a Respirologist?

  • Personalized treatment options
  • Accurate diagnosis
  • Specialized treatment and management of complex lung problems
  • Pulmonary rehabilitation support to help you manage the condition
  • Diagnoses and treatment of a wide range of respiratory disorders
  • Helps in promoting preventative care
  • Provides help in improving breathing and relieving symptoms
  • Comprehensive care for chronic and recurring breathing and lung problems
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FAQs

When should I see a Respirologist?
Do I need to show a practitioner’s referral to see a Respirologist?
Can a Respirologist write prescriptions?
What should I expect during my first appointment?
Will the virtual doctor be able to see my child?
How can I cancel my appointment? Is there a fee for cancellation?
Can I refill/renew my prescriptions online?
What languages do you offer your services in?
What are the requirements for a virtual visit?
Can I see an online doctor if I am not covered by OHIP?