About Dr Nicola Smith
Nicola is a specialist in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine and a Fellow of the Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Physicians. She currently holds appointments at Bowen Specialist Centre and Wellington Regional Hospital.
Nicola trained in New Zealand, Australia and the UK. She completed sub-speciality training in pleural disease, lung cancer and other asbestos related diseases in Perth, Australia. She is also trained in advanced bronchoscopic techiques, including EBUS.
Additional areas of interest include chronic cough, COPD, asthma, bronchiectasis, pulmonary fibrosis, lung cancer, occupational lung disease, obstructive sleep apnoea, and respiratory physician assessment for immigration purposes.
Urgent appointments are available.
Areas of Specialisation
Chronic cough, asthma, COPD, bronchiectasis, pulmonary fibrosis, lung cancer, occupational lung disease, obstructive sleep apnoea, bronchoscopy including endobronchial ultrasound, respiratory physician assessment for immigration purposes
Urgent appointments available.
(Bronchoscopy available from April 2020).
Hospitals Practicing At: Bowen Hospital and Wellington Hospital
nib First Choice Provider
Consultations, Spirometry, Sleep Studies
BHB, MBChB, FRACP