Place of Practice

The Respiratory Practice

Practice Address

Farrer Park Medical Centre 
1 Farrer Park Station Road, #12-08, Singapore 217562
Tel: 6444 2448

Gleneagles Medical Centre
6 Napier Road, #07-02, Singapore 258499
Tel: 6475 5118

Parkway East Medical Centre
319 Joo Chiat Place, #05-05, Singapore 427989
Tel: 6342 0302

Mount Alvernia Hospital
820 Thomson Road, #06-56, Medical Ctr D, Singapore 574623
Tel: 6256 2606




Consultant Respiratory Physician & Intensivist
Sub-specialty interest: Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease and Intensive Care Medicine



MBBS (Melbourne), MRCP (UK), FAMS (Respiratory Medicine)

About Dr Law

Dr John Law is a consultant respiratory physician and intensivist from The Respiratory Practice. He is well-versed in common respiratory conditions such as chronic cough, lung infection and lung cancer and has special interests in COPD and asthma. His other area of interest is intensive care medicine and he is experienced with management of complex ICU cases. Prior to private practice, he worked as a consultant at the Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine at Changi General Hospital.

In addition to his clinical duties, Dr Law is also a passionate teacher. He was an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Duke-NUS Graduate School of Medicine and Clinical Lecturer at Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore. He was also core faculty member in the Singhealth Internal Medicine Residency Program.

Dr Law is currently a Board Member of the Respiratory Chapter at the Academy of Medicine, Singapore.

Dr Law graduated from University of Melbourne, Australia in 2002 and obtained the MRCP (UK) in 2008. He then went on to specialty training in Respiratory and Intensive Care Medicine and was accredited by the Specialist Accreditation Board as a Specialist in Respiratory Medicine and Intensive Care Medicine. He had received numerous awards from Singhealth in recognition of his outstanding performance during specialty training. He was awarded Singhealth Best Medical Officer Award in 2007, 2009 and Singhealth Best Registrar Award in 2010, 2011.


  • MBBS (Melbourne)
  • Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom (UK)
  • Fellow of the College of Chest Physicians (USA)
  • Fellow, Academy of Medicine, Singapore (Respiratory Medicine)
  • Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians

Specialized Services

At The Respiratory Practice, we specialise in a full range of lung and respiratory-related treatments and consultation.

These include:

Bronchoscopy and Lung Biopsy: 

  • Diagnostic bronchoscopy
  • Lung biopsy under fluoroscopy
  • Bronchoalveolar lavage

Sleep Studies: 

  • Partial sleep study (done at home)
  • Full sleep study (done at home/ hospital)
  • Assessment and management of sleep disorders including obstructive sleep apnea

Lung Function Testing:

  • Spirometry (pre/post bronchodilator)
  • Flow volume loop
  • Lung volume measurement

Non-invasive ventilation


  • Influenza Vaccination
  • Pneumococcal Vaccination


  • Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Pneumonia and Tuberculosis
  • Lung tumours
  • Chronic cough
  • Pneumonia and Tuberculosis
  • Diseases of the pleura
  • Chronic lung infections
  • Management of critically ill patients in medical ward, high dependency ward and ICU


  • CT-guided percutaneous lung biopsy
  • Pleural biopsy
  • Thoracentesis/ chest tap and chest drain (with/ without ultrasound guided)
  • Skin prick test (aero-allergy and food allergy)
  • Exhaled nitric oxide measurement (for asthma)
  • Pharmacotherapy for smoking cessation
  • Pulmonary rehabilitation
  • Long term oxygen therapy
  • Home ventilator management