Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 101 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

Trauma injury broken leg

I was admitted to St Helier 16th May with a broken leg. Although I had to wait a couple of days before I could have the operation I was m...

5 June 2018

My mother was in extreme pain

My mother has a very painful condition which can flair up without warning. I have just spoken to her on the phone as she is back home. ...

31 May 2018

Thank you for looking after me so well in A&E.

I was admitted to A&E by ambulance last week with chest pain. I was terrified but the care I received from all the staff was exemplar...

30 May 2018

What a terrible waste of your time and ours

Having dialled 111 we were informed an ambulance would be sent. We felt this was unnecessary and said so but were overruled. The ambulanc...

16 May 2018

A&E assessment and treatment for fainting

While cycling up a steep hill I became overtired and fainted on reaching the top. A passer-by called the police, who checked me over and ...

8 May 2018

Last updated on 30 June 2017.

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