Thailand, Colombia or Costa Rica – Which country has the best dental prices?

Every week, we receive hundreds of emails from patients seeking affordable dental care.  They often ask about which country is the cheapest. Anytime a patient starts by asking which destination offers the lowest priced care, I get nervous.  I would never refer my family or friends to the lowest priced dentist, without first verifying the […]

Dental Work in Costa Rica. Are the Prices Too Good to Be True?

If you have been considering dental care in the USA, you’ve probably been shocked at the high prices. Most Americans simply can’t even consider complex dental work in the USA without breaking the bank. Dental implants often cost $3000-$4500, and a full mouth reconstruction can easily cost $35,000-$60,000 depending on where you live. So, when […]

The Price of Dental Care in Costa Rica Compared to Dental Pricing in the USA

Equal Quality with a Different Cost If you’re from the USA and you’re visiting this website, you’ve probably discovered that dental care is outrageously expensive in the USA.  As a dentist from the USA, I had my doubts about the quality of care in Costa Rica. I did my homework. Here’s what I discovered. In Costa Rica, […]

Affordable All-on-Six System Implants in Costa Rica

An implant-supported bridge or full denture is a great alternative for replacing large sections of missing teeth. The six-implant system (All-on-Six) is designed for patients whose alveolar bone has been naturally reduced over time due the absence of teeth. To maximize the available bone, six implants are strategically placed in areas of the mouth where […]

The Role of Preventive Dental Care in Costa Rica

Dental care can be classified in different ways. One of these classifications is preventive care vs. corrective care. Due to the increase in price of dental care in the United States, many people are neglecting to obtain the preventive care that they need. This includes visits to the dentist, correcting teeth alignment, eliminating plaque, and […]

Are You Qualified for a Full-Mouth Restoration?

For many people, a full-mouth restoration (also called a full-mouth reconstruction) is nearly miraculous. Full-mouth restorations are complex procedures that restore a patient’s full chewing capacity, while providing the patient with a complete set of beautiful, functional teeth. A full-mouth restoration makes it possible for someone with a mouth that is painful or disfigured with […]

CostaRicaDentalGuide.com Connects International Dental Patients with Costa Rica Dentists

Costa Rica is full of destinations that have attracted international tourists for years: beaches, museums, nature, incredible food and culture. Today, you can add another reason why thousands of foreigners are visiting Costa Rica: dental care. “If you’d told me ten years ago I’d be going to see the dentist in Costa Rica, I’d have […]