Patent Number: 6,250,922

Title: Two-piece dental abutment with removable cuff

Abstract: A two-piece dental abutment having a cuff portion that is removable from a upper portion. The upper portion engages and retains the cuff portion during abutment placement.

Inventors: Bassett; Jeffrey A. (Vista, CA), Armstrong; Peter S. (San Diego, CA), Pettersen; Carl W. (San Diego, CA), Day; Thomas H. (San Diego, CA), Lyren; Philip S. (Houston, TX)

Assignee: Sulzer Dental Inc.

International Classification: A61C 8/00 (20060101); A61C 008/00 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018