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Dr Vinod Aiyappan

Dr AiyappanDr Vinod Aiyappan

Vinod a Respiratory and Sleep Physician completed his advanced training in Respiratory Medicine at Flinders Medical Centre and followed this up with one year training in Sleep Medicine at the prestigious Adelaide Institute for Sleep Health, Repatriation General Hospital. He has clinical experience in all facets of Sleep Disorders and has a special interest in non-invasive ventilation.

Vinod holds public hospital appointments at Flinders Medical Centre and Repatriation General Hospital and is a lecturer in Respiratory Medicine at the Flinders University. He is also actively involved in research and is the recipient of Prabha Seshadri Grant 2013 (Repat Foundation Inc.).

Vinod provides diagnostic sleep services and consultations for patients referred to St Andrew's Hospital and consults at the St Andrew’s Medical Centre and our Unley Road Clinic.

The St Andrew’s Hospital 3 bed sleep laboratory is equipped with state-of-the-art patient monitoring facilities for in lab diagnostic or CPAP titration studies and is available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights. A valid Medical referral is required for a diagnostic in lab / hospital sleep study. Private patient’s out-of-pocket expenses will be dependent on their level of health insurance and specifically their excess for hospital admission.

There are no additional out-of-pocket expenses for the patient specific to the sleep service.

The St Andrew’s service is also equipped with 2 home steep study systems for patients that require an ambulatory (‘home’) diagnostic sleep study.

St Andrew's Medical Centre is located at:

Level 2, 321 South Terrace
Adelaide 5000
Ph: (08) 8202 6600
Fax: (08) 8202 6698

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