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Sol Silverman Oral Medicine Clinic - Parnassus


The UCSF Sol Silverman Oral Medicine Clinic provides world-renowned expertise in the diagnosis and management of oral diseases. Our specialists care for patients with oral potentially malignant disorders, oral cancer, lichen planus, vesiculobullous disorders and other immune-mediated diseases, oral complications of cancer therapies, orofacial pain disorders (including burning mouth syndrome), oral infectious conditions, HIV-related oral diseases and Sjögren’s syndrome, among others.


Services Offered

  • Outpatient and inpatient oral medicine consultations

  • Biopsy of oral lesions

  • Pre head and neck radiation oral health consultations

  • Dental hygiene services, including for special-care patients

  • *TelemedicineAt UCSF Sol Silverman Oral Medicine Clinic, we strive to give our patients convenient ways to access care and provide virtual options for access to the expertise of Oral Medicine specialists. One-on-one video visits are most appropriate for patients who need to check in with their doctor about test results or ongoing symptoms, and for previously diagnosed oral conditions. Please call our office at (415) 476-2045 or email us at [email protected] to schedule a telemedicine visit.  After you have scheduled an appointment, you will receive detailed instructions via e-mail. You will be asked to create a separate portal account through our telemedicine platform (Zoom). We advise that you log on at least 10 minutes before your scheduled appointment to make sure you do not experience any technical issues. This can be done from your smart phone, tablet, or computer with a video camera.  We cannot guarantee coverage of benefits for this service, so we encourage you to call your insurance plan directly and verify coverage of benefits.

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