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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of August 15, 2012

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Product Detail

Product Description Straumann Narrow CrossFit (NC) Screw for CARES Abutment ZrO2. Endosseous dental implant Article Number: 027.2650 Product Usage: Dental implants are intended for surgical placement in maxillary and/or mandibular arches to provide support for prosthetic restorations using a Straumann Narrow CrossFit CARES ZrO2 Abutment in edentulous or partially edentulous patients. Dental implants are intended for immediate placement and function on single-tooth and/or multiple tooth applications when good primary stability is achieved, with appropriate occlusal loading, in order to restore chewing function a Straumann Narrow CrossFit CARES ZrO2 abutment is attached by screw to the dental implant. Multiple tooth applications may be rigidly splinted. In the case of edentulous patients, four or more implants must be used.
Recall Number Z-2161-2012
Classification Class II
Code Info 26217US_10008_00_b00; 25262US_10115_00_b05; 25262US_10115_00_b06; 21408US_10073_00_b01; 26199US _10021_00_b00; 25143US_ 10215_00_ b01; 25267US_10278- 00_ b01; 25267US _10280_ 00_b01; 25267US_ 1280_ 00_b03; 25310US_10342_03_b01; 25310US_10342_03_b03; 25310US_10342_03_b05; 25310US_10345_00_b01; 26249US_10019_00_b01;
Product Distributed Qty 14 Distributed in US
Reason For Recall Incorrect Screw (RC) included with NC CARES Abutment Set was not a Narrow CrossFit (NC) Screw for CARES NC Abutment ZrO2

Event Detail

Event Id 62575
Product Type Devices
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Straumann USA, LLC
City Andover
State MA
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2012-07-11
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Letter
Distribution Pattern US Nationwide Distribution including the countries of FL, IN, LA, NY and TX.