Adult Eating Disorder Service

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The Eating Disorder Service is a national specialist centre based at St Ann’s Hospital in the London Borough of Haringey. It provides care and treatment to people aged 18+ with a primary diagnosis of an eating disorder such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder.

Outpatient treatment: The comprehensive outpatient service offers assessment and treatment in patients with eating disorder symptoms. The large multidisciplinary team includes medical input, community liaison nursing, specialist dietetic input and psychology. 

t: 020 8702 6240

Inpatient treatment: The Phoenix Wing is a 20-bed acute inpatient unit for adult men and women, located at St Ann’s Hospital.

t: ext. 3864 / 3640 for Phoenix Wing WARD

Day programme: This is provided via an intensive therapeutic group programme, operating Monday to Friday, 10am-3.30pm.

t: ext. 3882 for the Day Hospital


Eligibility criteria


  • aged 18+
  • with a primary diagnosis of an eating disorder: anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder

How to refer

The following clinicians can refer to this service: GPs

EMIS form

Referral methods: Email

Referrals are accepted directly from GPs or secondary care mental health services.

A referral form can be found in ISL EMIS under
ISL global documents > Mental Health  > Eating Disorder Unit St Anne's Referral Form

Include blood results (all referrals) and ECG details (BMI <15)

Return the form via secure email:

For any queries relating to the referral process, call 020 8702 6240 (Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm).


St Ann’s Eating Disorders Service