About us

Breathe Respiratory and Sleep Medicine is a local specialist medical practice offering quality sleep and respiratory services.

We offer comprehensive diagnostic services and management of a range of sleep and breathing problems including obstructive sleep apnoea, snoring, insomnia, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and chronic cough.

Dr Daniel Judge is a Sleep, Respiratory and General Physician and is joined by a team of sleep technologists and administrative staff at Ramsay Specialist Suites and the Cairns Private Hospital to provide patients with quality evidence-based medical services.

Dr Judge is a graduate of the University of Queensland and completed his Respiratory and Sleep Fellowship at the Royal Brisbane Hospital and the Prince Charles Hospital in Brisbane. He undertook fellowship training in Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Failure at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Woolcock Institute of Medical Research in Sydney.

Dr Judge is a clinical researcher in the field of sleep medicine, and is affiliated with the Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, and the University of Sydney.

Dr Judge is a Consultant Physician at the Cairns Hospital, Cairns Private Hospital and the Woolcock Institute of Medical Research in Sydney. He is also a Consultant Physician in Tuberculosis in Cape York and the Torres Strait.

Having worked for several years in Far North Queensland and the Northern Territory Dr Judge has extensive experience in Indigenous health and the delivery of specialty service in rural and remote settings. Dr Judge is from North Queensland and lives in Cairns with his young family.

Breathe is fortunate to work closely with Dr Kerri Melehan PhD, a senior sleep scientist from the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. Kerri lectures in the Master of Sleep Medicine course at the University of Sydney. She is a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist, an Expert Somnologist Technologist and is the president of the Australasian Sleep Technologist Association.

Dr Daniel Judge

Dr Daniel Judge

Dr Kerri Melehan PhD