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Dental Implants in Costa Rica

Posted by: ankit on July 22nd, 2011 no responses.

Dental implants in Costa Rica are very popular among the dental tourists for their low cost and excellent quality. Costa Rica is only a few hours away from the US and Canada, and many people from both countries go to Costa Rica to mix dental work and a pleasurable holiday into one trip.

Going to Costa Rica for Dental Implants

  • Dental patients who are interested in having Costa Rica dental implants usually start the consultation process even before they get there. The internet plays a big role in this, for patients can now send X-ray images online for the dental surgeon’s evaluation.

Dental Implants

  • The patient and dentist then coordinate about the treatment plan, depending on the needs of the patient, and an itinerary can be formulated.
  • If using a medical tourism company to facilitate a dental trip to Costa Rica, the patient has an easier time coordinating dental schedules and tourist spot trips as the company can take care of this for the patient. A good medical tourism company will also have access to cheap resorts and transport services that can be included in the package.

Why Choose Costa Rica for Dental Implants?

  • Costa Rica is famous for its excellent-quality medical and dental services.
  • They have high-technological devices and equipment like the best clinics in North America.
  • Costa Rica dentists are mostly trained internationally and speak fluent English.
  • The costs for dental procedures are very low. Costa Rica dental implants for instance can cost only 40% of their cost in the US.
  • They use the same brands of materials as the US and Canada dental clinics use.
  • Holiday destinations are amazing in Costa Rica. Tourists cannot get enough of their beaches and wildlife, and always schedule an extra few days in the country to experience their fun loving culture.
  • The shops and stores mostly accept US dollars for the convenience of American tourists.

Tips for Dental Tourists in Costa Rica

  • Dental tourists in Costa Rica may find that although doctors, dentists, and their medical staff speak English fluently, people one might encounter in the streets may only know Spanish. Knowing common Spanish phrases may be helpful during a visit.
  • Ensure that your visit goes smoothly by constantly coordinating with the medical tourism company or the hospital or clinic for any desires to go on a tourist spot trip. They will be glad to help include these in your itinerary, as well as recommend the best places to go to.
  • Medical tourism agencies also have access to the best rates when it comes to hotels, and will connect you to the most popular places medical tourists stay in.
  • Dental tourism in Costa Rica is becoming popular, but waiting times for having procedures done are almost non-existent. Scheduling your trip should go very quickly, so prepare your passport, and other documents you might need for international travel.

Medical-Trip facilitates low-cost dental implants in Costa Rica. For more information, submit the estimate-request form on the right.

 

Dentistry in Costa Rica

Posted by: dannymohyal on May 30th, 2011 no responses.

Medical and dental tourists frequently visit Costa Rica for its excellent healthcare system. Being only a few hours away from both countries, Costa Rica dental services are sought by those who want to get high-quality, affordable dental treatment, and also want to go on holiday at the same time.

 

Reasons Why Costa Rica Is Popular among Dental Tourists

    • Its proximity to the US and Canada
    • The dental experts in Costa Rica have outstanding credentials. Many of them are trained in the US or Canada, and have vast experience treating dental tourists in Costa Rica
    • The hospitals and dental clinics in Costa Rica use state-of-the-art equipment and devices

Dental Treatment Costa Rica

  • Costa Rica is known around the world as a gorgeous holiday destination, especially for its pristine beaches
  • Natives speak English well, and having placed a huge importance on medical tourism in recent years. Hospitals and clinics who deal with international clients hire English-speaking staff to assist them
  • Americans do not have much difficulty using US dollars in Costa Rica, it is widely used in most shops and health institutions

Costa Rica has a very impressive healthcare system, and medical and dental practitioners are updated with the latest procedures in treatments. Immediate-load dental implants are available in Costa Rica, where patients – instead of having to go toothless for weeks at a time (as they would have to do in traditional implant procedures) – can go out of the clinic the same day with temporary replacement teeth. Patients who avail of this procedure in Costa Rica usually go on holiday tours of the country in between visits to the dentist – very convenient and fun at the same time – not usually how one would describe dental visits.

Cost of Dental Procedures in Costa Rica

Because of the country’s lower cost of living, they are able to offer the same services for only a fraction of their costs in the US and Canada. Costa Rica dental implants, are especially popular, as they cost only about 40-50% of their cost in the US. The great thing about this is that the quality of the work is not at all sacrificed in exchange for the savings. Costa Rica’s dental prices are significantly lower than those in the US and Canada.

Costa Rica

Visiting Costa Rica

Dental tourism in Costa Rica is on the rise due to excellent dental services at affordable cost. When planning to visit Costa Rica for its dental services, make sure you are working with a reputable dental surgeon. Medical tourism agencies usually have ties to the best ones available, and will also have previous patients as references. Coordinate with the clinic and the agency in order to create an itinerary that can accommodate both–your Costa Rica dental work and holiday schedules.

 

Full Mouth Restoration in Costa Rica

Posted by: eugene on April 30th, 2011 no responses.

Full mouth restoration in Costa Rica is one of the most highly in-demand procedures. Dental tourists flock to this Central American country to take advantage of excellent-quality dentistry at very low costs.

Apart from full mouth restoration, people also come for affordable dental implants in Costa Rica.

Costa Rica Full Mouth Restoration Process:

  • Dental tourists to Costa Rica usually start the process by sending over X-rays or other available images and dental reports to the dental surgeon through email or forwarding company. The consultation then starts with phone and/or email conversations so the patient can discuss possible treatment plans with the dentist.

Full Mouth Restoration

  • After consultation and treatment planning has been concluded, the appointments are set, and the patient finalizes the itinerary with the clinic.
  • If patient is using a medical tourism agency to facilitate his dental trip to Costa Rica, the medical tourism company helps in ensuring that treatment planning, consultation and composing the itinerary (may include local tours if preferred) become a seamless and stress-free process for the patient.
  • Hotel stays and transfers in between airport-hotel-clinic visits can also be taken care of, at highly discounted rates with the help of medical tourism companies.
  • When the dental patient arrives in Costa Rica, the full mouth restoration processbegins. This may include some of the following procedures: 
    • Extraction of teeth
    • Bone grafting and tissue grafting
    • Placement of dental implants and crowns
    • Placement of orthodontic braces
    • Jaw operation
    • Teeth cleaning and whitening procedures
  • For follow up sessions, there are two options:
    • Patient can opt to stay longer in the country for follow up 
    • Patient can get copies of his the dental work done in Costa Rica for his local dental surgeon’s reference, and opt to have work continued by him in his home country.

Advantages of Full Mouth Restoration in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is well known in the world for its excellent healthcare system. Dental clinics in Costa Rica are updated with the latest technological breakthroughs in science and medicine. The dental facilities and equipment are modern, and are used by highly-skilled and internationally-trained dental surgeons.


How to Choose the Right Dentist and Clinic in Costa Rica

  • Using a trustworthy medical tourism company is a great way to ensure everything runs smoothly from the dentist selection process to the time a dental patient leaves Costa Rica. They are connected to the best dental experts and clinics in the country.
  • Do some research on the credentials of the dental surgeons and clinics that interest you. If possible, ask for references. They would be glad to provide you with a list of previous patients who can tell you about their own experiences working with the Costa Rican clinic and dentist.

Keel Billed Toucan Costa Rica

  • A good information packet from a dentist in Costa Rica would include all the details sought by a potential patient.

Full mouth restoration in Costa Rica can help a dental tourist save thousands in treatment costs. No wonder people seeking dental treatments are flying down to this country to avail high quality work for a significantly lower price.

 

Dental Implants in Costa Rica

Posted by: dannymohyal on April 22nd, 2011 no responses.

Dental implants in Costa Rica are very popular among the dental tourists for their low cost and excellent quality. Costa Rica is only a few hours away from the US and Canada, and many people from both countries go to Costa Rica to mix dental work and a pleasurable holiday into one trip.

Going to Costa Rica for Dental Implants

  • Dental patients who are interested in having Costa Rica dental implants usually start the consultation process even before they get there. The internet plays a big role in this, for patients can now send X-ray images online for the dental surgeon’s evaluation.

Dental Implants

  • The patient and dentist then coordinate about the treatment plan, depending on the needs of the patient, and an itinerary can be formulated.
  • If using a medical tourism company to facilitate a dental trip to Costa Rica, the patient has an easier time coordinating dental schedules and tourist spot trips as the company can take care of this for the patient. A good medical tourism company will also have access to cheap resorts and transport services that can be included in the package.

Why Choose Costa Rica for Dental Implants?

  • Costa Rica is famous for its excellent-quality medical and dental services.
  • They have high-technological devices and equipment like the best clinics in North America.
  • Costa Rican dentists are mostly trained internationally and speak fluent English.
  • The costs for dental procedures are very low. Costa Rica dental implants for instance can cost only 40% of their cost in the US.
  • They use the same brands of materials as the US and Canada dental clinics use.
  • Holiday destinations are amazing in Costa Rica. Tourists cannot get enough of their beaches and wildlife, and always schedule an extra few days in the country to experience their fun loving culture.
  • The shops and stores mostly accept US dollars for the convenience of American tourists.

Tips for Dental Tourists in Costa Rica

  • Dental tourists in Costa Rica may find that although doctors, dentists, and their medical staff speak English fluently, people one might encounter in the streets may only know Spanish. Knowing common Spanish phrases may be helpful during a visit.
  • Ensure that your visit goes smoothly by constantly coordinating with the medical tourism company or the hospital or clinic for any desires to go on a tourist spot trip. They will be glad to help include these in your itinerary, as well as recommend the best places to go to.

Santurio Nacional in Cartago Costa Rica

  • Medical tourism agencies also have access to the best rates when it comes to hotels, and will connect you to the most popular places medical tourists stay in.
  • Dental tourism in Costa Rica is becoming popular, but waiting times for having procedures done are almost non-existent. Scheduling your trip should go very quickly, so prepare your passport, and other documents you might need for international travel.