Eating Disorders Service

We are a national specialist eating disorders service based in north London. We provide specialist care and treatment to people aged 18 years and above with a primary diagnosis of an eating disorder such as Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa and Binge Eating Disorder.

Contact details

Address:
St Ann's Hospital
St Ann's Road
London
N15 3TH

Tel: 020 8702 6240 for Eating Disorders Outpatients
ext. 3864 / 3640 for Iris Ward
ext. 3882 for the Day Hospital

Fax: 020 8442 7232

Opening hours:  9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday

Service Lead: Dr Karen Townend

If you need to cancel your appointment, please contact the number above or email beh-tr.Iris.Ward@nhs.net ensuring you include your name, date and time of appointment. 

Who we are

Our Eating Disorders Service provides a comprehensive, specialist service to the North, Central and North East London sectors and surrounding counties of North Essex and South Essex. The service is also a national provider of specialist eating disorder inpatient treatment.

What we offer

Outpatient treatment: We offer a comprehensive outpatient service, offering assessment and treatment in patients with eating disorder symptoms. We operate as a large multidisciplinary team, including medical input, community liaison nursing, specialist dietetic input and psychology. For further information click here

Inpatient treatment: The Iris Ward is a 20 bedded acute inpatient unit for adult females and males and is located at Blossom Court in Tottenham.

Day programme: The Day Programme has six spaces and operates on Monday – Friday from 10am - 3.30pm.

Who the service is for

People aged 18 years and above with a primary diagnosis of an eating disorder: Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa and Binge Eating Disorder.

How you can access our service

Information on making referrals can be found here

  • Summary:
    We are a national specialist eating disorders service based in north London. We provide specialist care and treatment to people aged 18 years and above with a primary diagnosis of an eating disorder such as Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa and Binge Eating Disorder.
  • Audience:
    • Children, young people and families
    • Specialist services
  • Condition:
    Eating Disorder
  • Location:
    • Barnet
    • Enfield
    • Haringey
    • Surrounding areas
  • Map Location:
  • Service category:
    Mental Health Services