Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust

020 8296 2000 St Helier Hospital, Wrythe Lane , Carshalton, Surrey, SM5 1AA

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 89 ratings for this trust



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Chief Executive, Daniel Elkeles

Welcome to Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust. We provide an extensive range of hospital services, including cancerpathologysurgery, and gynaecology to over 490,000 people in south west London and north east Surrey. We operate two busy general hospitals, Epsom Hospital and St Helier Hospital, and run services from other locations, including Sutton Hospital.

St Helier Hospital is home to the South West Thames Renal and Transplantation Unit and Queen Mary's Hospital for Children, while Epsom Hospital is home to the South West London Elective Orthopaedic Centre (SWLEOC). We have accident and emergency (A&E) departments and maternity services at both Epsom and St Helier hospitals.

With more than 880,000 people coming to our hospitals for care and treatment every year, our 4900 staff and 500 volunteers work around the clock to keep our busy hospitals running smoothly. Our Chief Executive is Daniel Elkeles (pictured).

As teaching hospitals, we play a key role in the education and training of tomorrow's doctors, nurses and other health professionals. 

Departments and services

We offer an extensive range of services to people in south west London and north east Surrey, including Sutton, Merton and Epsom.

These include 24-hour A&E departments at both Epsom and St Helier hospitals and two dedicated maternity departments. We also offer a number of specialised services, including, among others, cancer, stroke, immunology, renal. allergy and dermatology.

Whether you're starting a family and would like to have your baby in our home-from-home birth centre, or whether you need dialysis and would like treatment closer to your home, we could have the perfect service for you.

You can see a comprehensive list of all of our services on our website.

Latest news

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You can read the latest news from our hospitals on our website. You can also follow us on Twitter or visit our Facebook page.

Last updated on 04 May 2016.

Latest reviews of this trust

A & E St Helier should be proud

My husband had a visit yesterday afternoon 13/6/17 just felt such bad press given to hospitals that. Have to sing the praises of all staf...

14 June 2017

Proper channelling of patient in the A & E dept required

I'm a retired Eye Surgeon, have had Angioplasty done at St.Georges few years back. At time initial visit was from St.Helier hospital for ...

13 June 2017

Attended A+E 6th may 2017

I attended A+E last night with chest pains.I had X-ray,Blood tests and ECG all within 2hr 30. every single member of staff that dealt w...

7 June 2017

Excellent follow up service from Pharmacy

I obtained a prescription from the eye unit at St Helier which was initially filled by the hospital pharmacy. When it came to renewing...

31 May 2017

X-Ray Department Opening Hours

Nowhere on your website does it tell patients the opening hours of the X -Ray department for GP referrals. I arrived at 4.40 to be told t...

30 May 2017

Quality of service at Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 29 June 2016.

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