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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
24 weeks
Cardiology
17 weeks
Care of the Elderly Medicine
20 weeks
Dermatology
20 weeks
Diabetes and Endocrinology
18 weeks
Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)
33 weeks
Gastroenterology
28 weeks
General Surgery
23 weeks
Gynaecology
26 weeks
Neurology
15 weeks
Obstetrics
14 weeks
Ophthalmology
29 weeks
Oral and Maxillofacial
11 weeks
Orthodontics
13 weeks
Palliative medicine
6 weeks
Respiratory medicine
18 weeks
Rheumatology
13 weeks
Stroke services
9 weeks
Trauma and Orthopaedics
35 weeks
Urology
23 weeks