The British & Irish Society for Oral Medicine is the UK’s recognised authority for clinical care, research and education in oral medicine.

The BISOM provides information on ways in which healthcare professionals can work together to provide improved clinical care and patient outcomes. Click on the links to find out more about becoming a member of the BISOM, the options for further education and opportunities to contribute to research in a range of areas related to oral medicine.

Patients can find guidance about your care and the potential treatment options which may alleviate your pain or resolve your symptoms. You'll find advice about the steps to take if you are concerned about your health, facts about specific conditions and information about your nearest oral medicine clinic. Please note that you cannot refer yourself for treatment, please visit your dentist and doctor first if you are in pain.

BISOM Annual Scientific Meeting 2024

The latest Annual Scientific Meeting was held in Glasgow on Thursday 18th April - Friday 19th April 2024.

The theme was Realistic Medicine.

Job advertisement: Specialty Registrar – Cardiff

Applications are open for a Specialty Registrar post at Cardiff Dental School. Closing date: 4th June 2024 Interview date: 17th July 2024 For more information, see here. [...]


Job advertisement: Specialist – New Zealand

Applications are open for a full time, permanent position as an Oral Medicine Specialist at the Greenlane Clinical Centre in Auckland, New Zealand. Closing date: 26/5/2024 For more information, see here. [...]


Job advertisement: Specialty Dentist – Birmingham

Applications are open for a 12-month fixed term Specialty Dentist post in Oral Medicine at Birmingham Dental Hospital. Closing date (recently extended): 02 May 2024 Interview date: 22 May 2024 For more information see here. [...]