"Appointment wait times"

About: East Surrey Hospital

My 17 week old baby has been referred to an ophthalmologists, today I found out we have to wait up to 18 weeks for the appointment. I feel this is appalling, for a small baby to have to wait that long.

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Response from Tobias Tipper, Service Manager, Surgery, Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust

Dear MM,

I am sorry to hear about the difficulties you have experienced getting an appointment.

Please could you contact me via tobias.tipper@sash.nhs.uk so that I can investigate this further and get back to you.

Yours Sincerely

Tobias Tipper

Service Manager

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