Wait Times

Please be advised these waiting times can vary from the times below. Due to COVID-19 all services are experiencing changeable waiting times.

Physiotherapy & Osteopathy (In Our Service)

LocationRoutineHigh Priority
Crawley
Hospital
18-20 weeks1-2 weeks
Horsham
Hospital
18-20 weeks1-2 weeks

Advanced Practitioner MSK
(In Our Service)

PathwayRoutineHigh Priority
MSK
Foot & Ankle
7-13 weeks2-4 weeks
MSK
Podiatry
11-30 weeks2-4 weeks
MSK
Knee
6-8 weeks2-4 weeks
MSK
Hip
6-8 weeks2-4 weeks
MSK
Hand & Wrist
11-29 weeks2-4 weeks
MSK Shoulder
& Elbow
16-20 weeks2-4 weeks
MSK
Spine
13-21 weeks2-4 weeks
MSK
Persistent Pain
11-26 weeks2-4 weeks
MSK
Rheumatology
(including
Fibromyalgia)
4-6 weeks4 weeks

Physiotherapy (Outside Our Service)

LocationRoutineHigh Priority
Brighton General & Royal Sussex County Hospital48 weeks2-4 weeks
Mid-Sussex
(Princess Royal Hospital)
47 weeks2-4 weeks

Diagnostics
(Outside Our Service)

TypeRoutineHigh Priority
MRI7-10 weeks2-4 weeks
Ultrasound6-8 weeks2-4 weeks
Ultrasound
Guided Injection
8-10 weeks4-6 weeks
CT Scan6-8 weeks2-4 weeks
X-Ray (Crawley, Mid Sussex & Brighton)Walk-In ServiceN/A
X-Ray (Horsham)1-2 weeksN/A
Blood
Test
Walk-In ServiceN/A

After your diagnostic it will usually take another 1-2 weeks for us to receive the report. Once received we will book a follow-up with your clinician or add you to a waiting list if no appointments are available at the time.

Please see our Scans & Injections page for more information and contact details for each diagnostic/scan.

Secondary Care Wait Times (Consultant & Other Services)

The below spreadsheet shows waiting times for all secondary-care services across the South East.
If you would like to know wait times for out of area hospitals these can be found on the NHS Choices website.