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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
14 weeks
Breast Services
11 weeks
Cardiology
8 weeks
Care of the Elderly Medicine
20 weeks
Dermatology
12 weeks
Diabetes and Endocrinology
10 weeks
Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)
36 weeks
Gastroenterology
27 weeks
General Surgery
11 weeks
Gynaecology
22 weeks
Neurology
13 weeks
Obstetrics
2 weeks
Ophthalmology
29 weeks
Oral and Maxillofacial
10 weeks
Orthodontics
15 weeks
Palliative medicine
6 weeks
Respiratory medicine
12 weeks
Rheumatology
10 weeks
Stroke services
8 weeks
Trauma and Orthopaedics
27 weeks
Urology
16 weeks