New patient lead times in the U.S
On average, new patients must wait 19 days–nearly three weeks–for their first appointment. And 20 percent of patients wait more than 4 weeks.
Ob-gyns have longer lead times than other specialties
Ob-gyn patients wait the longest for an appointment, at 24 days. (Source: 4.2 million appointments across 13 thousand aNet providers.)