Behçet’s UK (formerly Behçet's Syndrome Society)

Caring for all affected by this rare, complex and lifelong condition; promoting research into the cause, effects, treatment and management of Behçet’s

London Behçet's Centre of Excellence

London centre clinic details
Behçet's Centre of Excellence,
Clinic 6 1st Floor South Tower,
Luckes Entrance,
Stepney Way,
The Royal London Hospital,
E1 1BB

Introduction to the London Behçet's Centre

Liverpool Behçet's Centre of Excellence

Liverpool centre clinic details
Behçet's Clinic,
Aintree Rehabilitation Day Centre,
University Hospital Aintree,
Lower Lane,
L9 7AL

Introduction to the Liverpool Behçet’s Centre

Behçet's and its treatment

Birmingham Behçet's Centre of Excellence

Birmingham centre clinic details
Behçet's National Centre of Excellence,
Sheldon Block, Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre,
City Hospital,
Dudley Road,
B18 7QH

Your first visit to the Centre

Recent Initiatives:

Behçet's UK News

Dragonfly TV: Casting call for patients

A medical science series is being made for the BBC. In this programme, they want to showcase the best, latest diagnostic medicine in Britain and to help patients who previously have not been able to find a diagnosis for their condition. They got in touch through the RAIRDA website. Dragonfly, the award-winning company behind acclaimed […]

Rare Disease Day 2019

We’re supporting this year’s Rare Disease Day campaign by Rare Disease UK. We’ll be sharing some facts or “rare stars” about Behcet’s over the next couple of weeks. You can make your own “rare star” to spread awareness about Behcet’s and to share your personal story by going to: & if you do and you share […]

EURORDIS Black Pearl Awards 2019

Congratulations to our vice-chair! Many congratulations to our vice-chair Richard West who will be receiving an award from EURORDIS at the Black Pearl Awards 2019! The award is in recognition of Richard’s admirable commitment of over 20 years as an advocate of rare disease issues on behalf of the Behçet’s community and his longstanding supportive […]

It’s all in the name – Behçet’s UK

On 19th October 2018 the board of trustees formally voted in favour of renaming Behçet’s Syndrome Society to Behçet’s UK. Why change the name? The prime goals of the society are to support our members, reduce the time to diagnosis for patients and promote research into Behçet’s. This will be achieved by raising awareness of […]