Dr. Abe SEMCD training centres of Australia and New Zealand was founded to provide the necessary education, training, mentoring and guardianship of a network of certified Dr. Abe SEMCD clinicians and laboratories throughout the region, forming part of an international network of Dr Abe SEMCD providers.


Dr. Abe SEMCD providers listed on this website have committed in providing the very best treatment to full lower denture patients’. In addition to their general scope of practice, these clinicians have successfully undertaken further studies enabling them to provide Dr. Abe SEMCD techniques.

All clinicians have undertaken:

  1. Hands on courses conducted by either Dr.Abe in Tokyo or Dr. Abe endorsed instructors in Australia and New Zealand.
  2. Clinical and technical courses in the Bio-functional Prosthetic System (BPS®)
  3. Presented three peer reviewed case studies showcasing successful SEMCD criteria

Dr. Jiro Abe has endorsed the above criteria for provider qualifications.

If you cannot find your dental professional on the find a provider database then it is highly likely they are not certified or qualified to provide a Dr. Abe Suction Effective Mandibular Complete Denture.


Dr. Abe SEMCD techniques have changed the lives of complete lower denture wearers worldwide who have suffered previously with conventional lower dentures. Due to worldwide recognition of Dr Abe’s work, the team in Australia and New Zealand have created training courses so dental clinicians and laboratories can provide such an exciting development in removable prosthetics.

Endorsed by Dr. Jiro Abe, clinicians and technicians must successfully complete the entire training program in order to fully understand and apply Dr. Abe’s evidence based approach to complete lower denture construction.

Once certified, the following benefits will be applied:

  1. Dr Abe SEMCD certified clinician or laboratory logos will be forwarded on to be used freely on all relevant documents/advertising platforms.
  2. Your name and clinic/laboratory information will be placed on www.semcd.org as a certified SEMCD provider.
  3. Direct access to all Australian and New Zealand instructors for continued support and mentoring.
  4. Dr. Abe SEMCD Australia and New Zealand are committed in providing guardianship and protection of the Dr Abe SEMCD techniques for those practitioners who have committed to excellence in providing the highest quality care to their patients.

Contact us for an information pack on the entire training program.

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