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Hospital Waiting Times

Please find a link below to current waiting times at Ipswich hospital.

Current Waiting Times

West Suffolk Hospital

First appointment waiting times

 

Figures shown below are for routine appointments unless stated otherwise.

Specialty

Sub-specialty

Actual booking time (weeks)

Breast

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2

Cardiology

---

10

Colorectal

---

7

Dermatology

Routine

10

Paediatric

10

Dermatology nurse

10

Diabetes / endocrinology

---

12

Dietetics

---

14+

Elderly medicine

---

12

ENT

Routine referrals with audiology

4-6

Routine referrals without audiology

4-6

Routine referrals with ENT nurse

4

Audiology/hearing aid new

5

Gastroenterology

---

12

Hepatology

---

10

General surgery

Upper GI

4-5

Hernia / lumps

1-2

Gynaecology

Vulval

9

Uro-gynae

5

Gen gynae

10

Menstrual

4

Lipid

---

9

Nephrology

---

4-5

Neurology

---

11

Ophthalmology

General

5

Ocularmotility

6

Oculoplastics

13

Corneal

4

Paediatrics

9

Glaucoma

3

Minor ops

8

Retinal

12

Medical retinal

7

Orthopaedics

Hand and wrist

13

Shoulder

11

Knee

8

Foot and ankle

6

Hip

8

Paediatrics

8

Paediatrics

Diabetes/endocrinology

8

Allergy

6-8

Rheumatology

6-8

Neurology

8

Respiratory

8-10

Cardiology

12

Urology

12+

General

8

Pain

---

4

Plastic surgery

---

5-6

Repiratory

---

9

Rheumatology

General

9

Early arthritis

3

Severe arthritis

3-4

Urology

---

10

Vascular

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12



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