Patient Care


What is Asthma?

It is a very common condition that affects both young and old who have small airways that are extremely sensitive to various triggers.

What are the signs & symptoms of Asthma?

Patients usually experience coughs, shortness of breath and wheezing. Lung function tests show airways with reversible obstruction.

What are the treatment options for Asthma?

A multi-pronged treatment approach including inhaled steroids is adopted.

Find A Doctor

Click here to access our Find A Doctor directory for a list of doctors treating this condition across our NUHS institutions.

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  • National University Hospital
  • Ng Teng Fong General Hospital
  • Alexandra Hospital
  • Jurong Community Hospital
  • National University Polyclinics
  • Jurong Medical Centre
  • National University Cancer Institute, Singapore
  • National University Heart Centre, Singapore
  • National University Centre for Oral Health, Singapore
  • NUHS Diagnostics
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  • Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health
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