Dr Aalia Thasneem Saleem


Specialty: Respiratory and Sleep Medicine

Dr Aalia Thasneem Saleem is a Respiratory and Sleep Physician consulting at Mater Private Specialist Suites at Brookwater. She is a staff specialist in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine at the Ipswich General Hospital and also a VMO at Mater Private Hospital Springfield and St Andrews Hospital Ipswich.

She completed her basic physician training at the Hunter New England Health Network, NSW and subsequently undertook specialist training in Respiratory & Sleep Medicine at John Hunter, Westmead and Royal North Shore Hospitals in New South Wales and was awarded FRACP in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine. She worked as a Locum Consultant Respiratory and Sleep Physician at Princess Alexandra Hospital for a year before taking up the Staff Specialist role at Ipswich General Hospital.


She is a member of Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand, Australasian Sleep Association, American Thoracic Society and European Respiratory Society. She regularly attends local as well as international meetings/ conferences to keep herself up to date in the field of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine. She has undertaken research projects in the areas of COPD and OSA and has presented her research in multiple national conferences.



She has ongoing active research interests in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine. She is also quite involved with medical education and holds the position of a Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland.

Other languages spoken:

Hindi, Tamil, Urdu

Dr Aalia Thasneem Saleem


Respiratory & Sleep Physician

To arrange an appointment please contact:


Mater Private Specialist Suites Woolworths Brookwater Village Shopping Centre

Level 1, 2 Tournament Drive

Brookwater QLD 4300


T:   (07) 3199 3286

F:   (07) 3199 3223

E: mphs.privatesuites@mater.org.au