Dr Vinod Patel
Consultant in Oral Surgery
Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

His research interests are clinically based around the oral and dental management of oncology patients including osteonecrosis of the jaw and minimally invasive and conservative surgery in rare pathologies such as odontogenic tumours. He is currently involved in clinical drug trials as the chief investigator and has over 120 peer reviewed publications.


Myth busting in the prevention & management of MRONJ

by Vinod Patel

1st March 2023, Wednesday 19:00 – 20:30 (GMT)


Lecture Overview:

The current management and prevention of MRONJ in the UK is based on limited evidence and guidance. This lecture aims to challenge the current status quo and highlight treatment and management strategies as well as an insight into the new clinical problems we are due to face .

ABAOMS Conference 2022

The ABAOMS committee are delighted to welcome you to attend the 2022 Annual Scientific Meeting which will be held in the stunning countryside in Scotland at the Mar Hall Golf & Spa Resort in Bishopton.

ABAOMS Conference 2021

The 2021 conference was held virtually for the first ever time, and was a huge success. The theme was ‘Updating in Upheaval’ and we had a fantastic range of speakers with a focus on COVID-19 research and educational impact.

ABAOMS Conference 2020

Unfortunately due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, it was not possible to arrange an annual 2019 ABAOMS conference. The safety of our colleagues and members was of utmost importance.


ABAOMS Conference 2019

Thank you for joining us at 2019 ABAOMS conference taken place on the 31st of October 2019 in the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland.  This event was followed by a joint meeting (Annual Scientific Meeting).


ABAOMS Conference 2018

Thank you for joining us at the ABAOMS annual scientific meeting 2o18 held at Hilton Hotel, Cardiff, Wales between 5th and 7th December 2018.”

Conference theme:


Annual Conference

ABAOMS would like to invite all healthcare professionals with an interest in research or teaching oral and maxillofacial surgery to attend the Annual Conference. This conference is held in the autumn and organised by a U.K. dental school. This conference is an opportunity to:

Network with colleagues
Participate in debates and discussions
Hear about new teaching and assessment tools
Discuss research with other academic colleagues

How can we help?

If you would like to contact us about anything to do with ABAOMS, please get in touch with the Secretary of the association:

Get in Contact

Email: secretary@abaoms.org