Dr Scott Claxton

  • Sleep & Respiratory Physician
  • Spoken languages English


Special clinical interests in breathing disorders of sleep; COPD; general respiratory medicine and sleep disorders.

Dr Scott Claxton completed his undergraduate medical training at the University of Tasmania and his advanced training in respiratory medicine in Perth, at both Royal Perth Hospital and Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.

Since receiving his FRACP in 2003, Dr. Claxton has worked at Joondalup Health Campus as a consultant respiratory physician, doing a combination of clinic and hospital-based work. Dr Claxton’s work is equally divided between sleep disorders and general lung diseases, including asthma, pneumonia, smoking related lung disease and lung cancer.

Dr Claxton’s special interests are Breathing Disorders of Sleep; COPD; General Respiratory Medicine and Sleep Disorders.

Professional memberships

  • Fellow of Royal Australian College of Physicians (FRACP)