Dr. Jiro Abe - Lower Suction Dentures
Suction Effective Mandibular Complete Dentures (SEMCD) are transforming patients lives for those who struggle with full lower dentures.
Dr. Jiro Abe is a prominent name amongst the denture community. He graduated from Tokyo Dental College in 1981. He then went on to develop a successful technique for fabricating the mandibular suction denture in 1999. He also went on to publish the book, ‘Successful Mandibular Complete Denture Suction for Everyone’.
Dr Jiro Abe has been expanding this knowledge throughout the world since 2004 and gaining favourable acclaim for this process.
Along with this significant success, Dr. Abe has held many distinguished positions throughout the years including:
- Founder of the Japan Denture Association and has been its chairman since 2006.
- Director of the Academy of Clinical Dentistry from 1999 to 2005 and its councillor from 2005 to 2009.
- Instructor of Ivoclar Vivadent, BPS International Clinical and GC & MORITA Complete Denture seminars
- Lecturer of the Japan Dental Association
- Involvement in various activities as a professor at the Tohoku University Graduate school of Dentistry since 2008 and Kanagawa Dental College since 2012.
Dr Abe Suction Effective Mandibular Complete Denture (SEMCD)
Best Way to Achieve Suction in Suction Dentures
The most ideal way to achieve suction of the full lower denture is to combine this technique with BPS®. By incorporating the suction mechanism concept into the systematic BPS® denture fabrication process, a high success rate in attaining lower denture suction is ensured.
Frequently Asked Questions
Suction effective mandibular complete denture (SEMCD), also known as mandibular suction effective denture or simply suction dentures, are a revolutionary type of dentures that stay in place using suction. To learn more, you can contact us on 1300 304 092 to speak with one of our experts.
It is common for denture wearers to have a difficult time keeping their lower dentures in place. Our lower suction dentures might be the solution you are looking for. They are held in place using suction, much like a suction cup. This means they will stay in place with out the need for adhesives or implants.
Prices vary depending on the patient’s individual denture needs, such as if complete dentures are needed or only lower suction dentures. We offer convenient payment plans to help you afford your new SEMCD dentures. Contact us using our online contact form or call 1300 304 092 to schedule a consultation.
Innovative Denture Techniques at Denture Health Care
At Denture Health Care we were quick to jump at the chance to implement Dr Jiro Abe’s revolutionary denture fabrication system to further benefit our patients.
Both of our Denture Health Care Prosthetists, Peter Anastasia and Hiro Uchida have travelled twice to Japan to study this exciting new technique. Under the watchful eye of Dr Jiro Abe, Peter and Hiro successfully completed the full lower suction course.
Today Peter and Hiro have been handpicked by Dr Abe to instruct others on this innovative technique.
Want to find out more about Suction Effective Lower dentures? Contact us to make an appointment.