Prof. Jiro Abe

Dr. Jiro Abe graduated from the Tokyo Dental College in 1981. He developed the suction mechanism of mandibular complete dentures in 1999 and later published the book Successful mandibular complete denture suction for everyone. He has been expanding this knowledge throughout the world since 2004. 

Abe founded the Japan denture association and was its chairman from 2006 to 2015. 

He has stayed active as a former president of the Japan Plate Denture Association since 2015. 

He works as international clinical BPS instructor for Ivoclar Vivadent and conducts seminars on complete denture prosthetics for GC and MORITA. Moreover, he is a lecturer of the Japan Dental Association 

He has been a professor at the Tohoku University Graduate School of Dentistry since 2010 and at the Kanagawa Dental University since 2012.  

Abe has also held many distinguished positions throughout the years and published the books Mandibular Suction-Effective Denture and BPS: A Complete Guide (Quintessence 2012) and Mandibular Suction-effective Denture “The Professional”: Clinical and Laboratory Technique Class I/II/III with Aesthetics (Quintessence 2018).  

Abe has been an active member of the international committee of the American Prosthodontic Society since 2015. 

Webinars by Prof. Jiro Abe

Suction-effective mandibular complete denture combined with Biofunctional Prosthetic System

Prof. Jiro Abe

This lecture will present a mandibular complete denture suction by focusing on the oral mucosa as well as clinical techniques using the Biofunctional Prosthetic System (BPS).

Free webinar 1 CE credit(s)