Institute of Dentistry - Barts and The London

Dr John Buchanan, BSc, FDS OM, RCPS Glasg, MRCP (UK)

Clinical Senior Lecturer (Hon. Consultant) in Oral Medicine

Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7882 2386
Room Number: Institute of Dentistry


John Buchanan is a Clinical Senior Lecturer / Honorary Consultant and Clinical Lead for Oral Medicine at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry / Barts and the London NHS Trust.
He studied dentistry and medicine at the United Medical and Dental Schools of Guys and St Thomas' Hospitals, University of London. During his dental studies he additionally obtained an intercalated BSc in Anatomy and Basic Medical Sciences.
Prior to undertaking specialist training in Oral Medicine he obtained general medical experience and was awarded MRCP(UK) in 2001. He undertook specialist training in Oral Medicine at the Eastman Dental Hospital, London between 2002-2005.
His interests include mucocutaneous diseases, burning mouth syndrome and learning, teaching and assessment in medical and dental education.
He is a board member for the Intercollegiate Specialty Fellowship Board in Oral Medicine and is Deputy Chair for Internal Quality Assurance for ORE.