Last updateWed, 22 Oct 2014 9am


Location of laboratory Epsom, Surrey

Name and postal address of the laboratory

Virology Laboratory
Department of Microbiology
Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust,
St Helier Hospital,
Wrythe Lane,
DX address DX 6600101
Telephone number for enquiries & fax number Tel:  020 8296 2468
Dr Justin Bendig
Consultant Microbiologist
Mrs Dawn Andrew
Lead BMS Virology
Mr Patrick O'Brien
BMS 7 Virology
Mr Girish Patel
Microbiology Service Manager
Epsom and St Helier Hospital
020 8296 2974

 What do we do?

Diagnostic and screening service for Epsom and St Helier hospitals, and Primary Care Physicians including serology tests, molecular tests and antigen detection.

The microbiology laboratories at Epsom and St Helier hospitals provide a 24-hour quality diagnostic and a comprehensive clinical bacteriological and virological service for general practitioners and hospital clinicians.


The virology laboratory has a wide repertoire of tests both routine and specialist, including hepatitis and HIV.

Out of hours’ service

On Saturdays 9am -1pm.

Microbiology clinical advice service 5pm-9am covering urgent virology questions


The Microbiology Department at Epsom is an PHE collaborating laboratory 

This page was updated on 21/08/2014