Dr Simon Slader


St Andrew’s Toowoomba Hospital warmly welcomes Dr Simon Slader into full-time private practice as a Sleep and Respiratory Physician, commencing onsite in February 2023.

Dr Slader completed Respiratory Medicine Advanced Training at the Prince Charles Hospital, the Princess Alexandra Hospital and the Mater Hospital South Brisbane. He was awarded fellowship of the RACP in 2021. He subsequently completed a fellowship in Sleep Medicine at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in 2022.

Dr Slader has an interest and expertise in the assessment and management of all respiratory and sleep disorders including: COPD, asthma, bronchiectasis, interstitial lung disease, lung cancer, pulmonary nodules, chronic cough, pleural effusion, sleep apnoea, narcolepsy, insomnia and idiopathic hypersomnolence. He is proficient in bronchoscopy (including EBUS TBNA), thoracentesis, intercostal catheter insertion and interpretation of complex respiratory function test, polysomnograthy and vigilance tests.

Given his rural upbringing in central Queensland and having lived in multiple regional centres, Dr Slader is delighted to commence practice in Toowoomba and provide care to the Darling Downs community.

Please contact Dr Slader’s private practice at St Andrew’s Toowoomba Hospital for further information.

Suite 8
Darling Downs Respiratory and Sleep Clinic
Ph (07) 4646 2667
Fax (07) 4646 2668
Email info@drsarahgleeson.com.au