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:

SpecialityAverage wait
Anaesthetics
16 weeks
Breast Services
8 weeks
Cardiology
13 weeks
Dermatology
15 weeks
Diabetes and Endocrinology
17 weeks
Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)
22 weeks
Gastroenterology
22 weeks
General Surgery
18 weeks
Geriatric Medicine
19 weeks
Gynaecology
22 weeks
Neurology
27 weeks
Ophthalmology
18 weeks
Oral and Maxillofacial
14 weeks
Orthodontics
26 weeks
Palliative medicine
3 weeks
Respiratory medicine
13 weeks
Rheumatology
19 weeks
Stroke services
7 weeks
Trauma and Orthopaedics
22 weeks
Urology
17 weeks