Astra Tech introduces unique Atlantis™ abutment warranty that covers competitor dental implants
Mölndal, Sweden, October, 2010 -- Astra Tech introduces a unique warranty for Atlantis™
patient-specific abutments. With this comprehensive abutment warranty Astra Tech will
cover both the abutment and the implant if another implant supplier does not honor their
warranty due to the use of an Atlantis abutment.
Find out more about Atlantis patient-specific abutments and the unique warranty terms and
conditions at www.atlantisabutment.com.
Dentsply Friadent is the latest manufacturer to be added to the rapidly expanding Atlantis
patient-specific abutment assortment. Atlantis abutments are already available for major
implant systems such as Astra Tech, Straumann, Nobel Biocare, Biomet 3i and Zimmer
These and future implant interfaces will further secure Astra Tech’s leadership position in
providing patient-specific abutments for all major implant systems.
Atlantis™ patient-specific abutments
Atlantis is the best solution for cement-retained implant prosthetics. Utilizing the unique
Atlantis VAD™ (Virtual Abutment Design) software, the patient-specific abutments are
individually designed from the final tooth shape, resulting in an abutment with outstanding
function and esthetics. Atlantis abutments are available in titanium, gold-shaded titanium
and two shades of zirconia.
Atlantis™ and Atlantis VAD™ are trademarks of Astra Tech. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
For further information, please contact:
Head of Market Communication, Global Marketing, Business Unit Dental, Astra Tech AB, Sweden
Cellphone +46 705 16 32 02
About Astra Tech
Astra Tech AB, a company in the Astra Zeneca group, is a global leader in dental, surgical and urological products, services and support. An innovation-driven company since the start in 1948, Astra Tech has continually developed market-leading solutions to meet health care needs based on user and medical community input. Ongoing research and development is aimed at finding new ways to support caregivers and improve quality of life for patients worldwide.
Astra Tech headquarters are located in Mölndal, Sweden, with production facilities in Sweden and North America. The company is represented globally by 16 subsidiaries and selected local distribution partners. Astra Tech has 2,200 employees worldwide and the revenue in 2009 was SEK 3.9 billion. The company invests five percent of its revenues annually in research.