Clinical expertise

Dr Simona Turcu specialises in sleep disorder breathing and home ventilation.

She regularly treats patients with conditions such as:

She performs treatments such as:

  • specialist respiratory assessment and lung function
  • flexible bronchoscopy
  • chest computer tomography
  • hypoxic challenge test (fitness to fly test)


Dr Simona Turcu has been a paediatric consultant at Evelina London Children’s Hospital since 2011, and she has helped to establish the children’s respiratory, home ventilation and airway service.

She teaches students at the Kings College School of Medicine and trains paediatric and respiratory trainees in South London.


She has a special interest in respiratory assessment in children with neuromuscular conditions.


She has published over 20 papers in paediatrics and respiratory medicine.