Average wait for routine first Outpatient appointment

The table below details the average waiting time (in weeks) for a routine first outpatient appointment (80th percentile waits) at East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust, when referred to one of the specialties listed:

Speciality Average wait
Anaesthetics
13 weeks
Breast Services
13 weeks
Cancer services
7 weeks
Cardiology
25 weeks
Care of the Elderly Medicine
20 weeks
Dermatology
6 weeks
Diabetes and Endocrinology
14 weeks
Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)
57 weeks
Gastroenterology
37 weeks
General Surgery
52 weeks
Gynaecology
46 weeks
Neurology
39 weeks
Obstetrics
2 weeks
Ophthalmology
42 weeks
Oral and Maxillofacial
21 weeks
Orthodontics
22 weeks
Palliative medicine
0 weeks
Respiratory medicine
53 weeks
Rheumatology
38 weeks
Stroke services
18 weeks
Trauma and Orthopaedics
13 weeks
Urology
59 weeks