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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
13 weeks
Breast Services
10 weeks
Cancer services
5 weeks
Cardiology
11 weeks
Care of the Elderly Medicine
20 weeks
Dermatology
15 weeks
Diabetes and Endocrinology
16 weeks
Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)
29 weeks
Gastroenterology
19 weeks
General Surgery
15 weeks
Gynaecology
20 weeks
Neurology
21 weeks
Obstetrics
1 weeks
Ophthalmology
17 weeks
Oral and Maxillofacial
13 weeks
Orthodontics
17 weeks
Palliative medicine
4 weeks
Respiratory medicine
16 weeks
Rheumatology
12 weeks
Stroke services
4 weeks
Trauma and Orthopaedics
17 weeks
Urology
24 weeks