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 98 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


After arriving in AE at 7.20 am only to be told 9 hour waiting time ! The assement nurse was quick and professional and I was seen stra...

9 January 2019


Unfortunately, I did not have the best experience when going through my miscarriage. I came to St Helier A&E on Friday 27th October with ...

30 November 2018


My sister in law was admitted to ward B5 from A andE last Thursday. The helpful porter wheeled her in a wheelchair ( which we had been t...

28 November 2018

My experience - Audiology Department Reception

I went about 2.30pm to collect batteries for my hearing aid. As I am usually on long winter leave away from UK, I need about four months ...

7 November 2018

Day case gallbladder removal

I had my gallbladder removed laparoscopically on 5th nov 2018. The care I received was exceptional. As I was first on the list I was admi...

6 November 2018

Last updated on 29 June 2018.

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