Dr Jiro Abe
Clinical Professor of Tohoku University Graduate School, Visiting Professor of Kanagawa Dental College Chairman of Japan Denture Association
Dr. Jiro Abe graduated from Tokyo Dental College in 1981. He then went on and developed the suction mechanism of mandibular complete dentures in 1999 later publishing the book, ‘Successful Mandibular Complete Denture Suction For Everyone’.
Dr Jiro Abe has been expanding this knowledge throughout the world since 2004 gaining favourable acclaim to this process. He was the director of the Academy of Clinical Dentistry from 1999 to 2005 and its councilor from 2005 to 2009.
Dr Jiro Abe founded the Japan Denture Association and has been its chairman since 2006. He is also the instructor of Ivoclar Vivadent BPS International Clinical and GC & MORITA Complete Denture seminars; the lecturer of the Japan Dental Association and has been in various activities as a professor at the Tohoku University Graduate school of Dentistry since 2008 and at Kanagawa Dental College since 2012.
Dr. Abe has also held many distinguished positions throughout the years and published the Quintessence book ‘4 Steps from Start to Finish Mandibular Suction Denture and BPS’ and ‘Perfect Manual-for All Types of Fully Edentulous Cases’ which was translated into English and Korean in 2012.