International Destinations: Mexico, Costa Rica, Thailand, and India
Save 70% of US Prices
All-on-four dental implants abroad can bring respite to people who cannot get the procedure in their home country due to limited finances, absence of state-of-the-art facilities, or long waiting time.
They can be used to get rid of unwieldy traditional dentures, and have them replaced with “permanent teeth” using four dental implants.
This page details the dental surgery abroad including the procedure, advantages and a brief on all-on-4 dental implants in Mexico, India, Thailand, and Costa Rica.
In the United States, the cost of all-on-4 implants averages $40,000 (approx.) per arch while in Canada, it is roughly $35,000.
The cost of all-on-4 dental implants in Los Algodones, Mexico starts at just $8,950 for each jaw. The price also includes consultation, CT scan and Panoramic X-Ray along with a temporary plate. TnC apply.
The table below shows the price comparison of All-on-4 implants in Mexico and other medical tourism destinations vs. the USA and Canada:
Average Cost of All-on-4
From the above table it is quite apparent that traveling to Mexico or India can help one save more than 70% compared to average prices in the USA and Canada.
Some of the reasons you might want to consider medical tourism for all-on-4 dental implants are:
The cost of dental care in the USA has skyrocketed in the past few years. According to the Federal Reserve Board’s Report on the Well-Being of U.S. Households (2014), nearly 25% of the people reported inability to afford dental treatments due to its price.1
Sometimes, long waiting time adds further to one’s dental woes. Therefore, visiting a dental clinic abroad can seem to be a good choice. According to a 2017 report by Carmen Chai, nearly 56% Canadians reported a wait time of more than four weeks to see a specialist or a doctor.2
Lack of advanced medical facilities and poor infrastructure in native place may drive some people out of the country looking for dental services.
Many countries such as Mexico, Costa Rica, India and Thailand are fast emerging as leading medical tourism centers which welcome patients from overseas. World-class clinics, quality care at par with western standards, and experienced and well trained doctors and staff make these countries an appropriate choice for dental procedures.
Let us have a look at the dental tourism options for all-on-4 implants:
Dental tourism in India enables individuals to save on treatments while exploring the country.
As mentioned above, the cost of all-on-4 implants in India at one of our network center begins from $5,474. This cost is 80% lower than what a person will usually pay in Canada or the United States.
Just to give an example, we work with one of the largest chains of dental clinics in Chennai and Puducherry in southern India. The dental center in India has 13 facilities in the region.
CAD/CAM dentistry and 3D technology are used for greater precision and reduced complication rates.
Besides All-on-4, our India based network clinic also offers comprehensive dental treatments, including the following, under the same roof:
Our lead Indian dental surgeon is a qualified dental implantologist and prosthodontist. He has attended various national and international conferences on dental implants.
The dental chain in India adheres to the United States OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health) guidelines with regards to patient wellbeing. So you can be rest assured of the quality.
India is known for its enriching culture and is home to some of the best monuments. A visit to our dental center gives an opportunity to explore Chennai, the gateway to beautiful South India. It is the capital city of Tamil Nadu and a busy metropolis with British style architecture.
The Chennai International Airport (IATA: MAA) serves the city. Our associate dental clinic is less than 10 miles from the international airport.
Like India, Mexico also offers all-on-4 at affordable rates. Dental tourism in Mexico is most suited to individuals arriving from the US and Canada because of geographical proximity.
We have partnered with some of the finest dental clinics across Mexico in cities like Rosarito, Los Algodones, Tijuana, Puerto Vallarta, and Cancun. Read below to know more about your location options:
Our partner dental clinic in Tijuana, Mexico, is less than an hour’s drive from San Diego International Airport (IATA: SAN) and offers orthognathic surgery, dental implants, and bone grafting.
Our associate dental center in Los Algodones, Mexico is an ADA (American Dental Association) member clinic and is just about 7 miles west of Yuma, Arizona.
Our network dental clinic in Puerto Vallarta is an ITI (International Team for Implantology) member and follows USA-ADA (American Dental Association) recommended protocols and materials.
Our affiliate dental clinic in Cancun, Mexico is one of the most sought after dental centers of the city, with more than 30 years of operations. It specializes in oral rehabilitation and smile makeover.
Another Mexican network dental clinic in Rosarito, is located almost 20 miles from the US-Mexico border and boasts of contemporary technology.
Our network clinic in Los Algodones, Mexico, for example, offers world-class facilities, such as:
Our Mexican border clinic near Yuma offers a 2-year warranty on implants and crowns. TnC apply.
For those who are interested in undergoing all-on-4 dental implants treatment abroad but lack the required funds to do so may avail dental finance facility. Note: Kindly contact us for more information on financing dental surgery for specific locations in Mexico.
The clients can avail special promotional offers on dental work and reap the benefits of affordable dentistry in Mexico. Currently, our Los Algodones based dental clinic offers the following promotional offer:
On treatment of over $2000 USD, avail up to 3 FREE nights at Hotel Hacienda Los Algodones (terms and conditions apply)
You would not be charged for initial consultations.
Our Rosarito based dental center offers FREE fast passes for border crossing in order to reduce wait times so that you reach back home (post dental treatment) as soon as possible.
We have many positive dental tourism stories to share. Check out one such client talking about her experience getting All-on-4 dental implants in Mexico. This is what she had to say in her review:
“The doctors here (in Los Algodones, Mexico) are absolutely amazing and they make you feel as relaxed as possible. You don’t have anything to worry about.”
Did You Know?
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Americans spend a whopping $113 billion a year on dental care!
The savings in beautiful Costa Rica are substantial. As mentioned above, the cost of all-on-4 dental implants in San Jose, Costa Rica starts at $13,500.
Below are some of the reasons to choose Costa Rica as your dental tourism destination:
Our network dental surgeon in Costa Rica is an implant dentistry expert and fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese. He is a pioneer of Valplast technique in Costa Rica and has featured on various medical journals and magazines.
The dental team is also affiliated with:
Our network clinic is less than 12 miles away from Juan Santamaría International Airport (IATA: SJO, ICAO: MROC). San Jose, Costa Rica, is preferred by several people because of easy availability of flights from several US cities. For example, San Jose, Costa Rica, is only a 3 hour flight from Miami International Airport.
When seeking affordable dental treatment overseas, quality is foremost and on every medical visitor’s mind. Dental tourism in Costa Rica is not only affordable but quality dental treatments make it even more lucrative.
With substantial savings from your dental trip, you can plan a vacation to this Latin American countryside. Enjoy the flora-fauna, beaches and rainforests of Costa Rica.
Thailand has lately emerged as a leading medical center for treatments ranging from dental to medical and cosmetic. The major Thai cities such as Bangkok, Phuket and Pattaya provide world class healthcare facilities and the level of treatment, care and hygiene offered is of international standards.
The cost of all-on-4 dental implants in Bangkok, Thailand, starts from 300,000 (Thai Baht).
People from nearby countries like Australia, New Zealand and other European countries visit Thailand for dental implants, oral surgery, realignment of teeth and various other dental treatments.
Following is the price list for the above mentioned countries:
|USA (USD)||New Zealand (NZD)|
All-on-4 Dental Implants
|300,000 (Thai Baht)||9,381||12,953|
Note: Conversion Rate of the treatment day will be considered. The above conversion rate is for the month of Jan 2018.
There are plenty of advantages of getting all-on-4 dental implants in Patong, Phuket and Bangkok, including massive savings, excellent dental treatments and a fun-filled holiday in the Land of Smiles.
We have partnered with one of the largest groups of dental clinics in the Thailand which has 4 clinics each in Bangkok City and Phuket. Following are some of its features:
Accredited hospitals and experienced surgeons and dentists make Thailand a preferred destination for patients from world over looking for low cost, quick and safe medical and dental treatments.
Our network dental clinic in Phuket, Thailand is the only clinic in Phuket to be JCI (Joint Commission International) accredited and adheres to strict standards of patient safety and care.
Our Bangkok based dental clinic has partnered with MALO Clinic Worldwide which means global access to MALO clinics in more than 62 cities world over.
In pursuit of excellence in the field of dentistry, the Bangkok based dental facility has garnered several awards and honors including:
The two airports serving Bangkok, Thailand are:
Our network clinics are less than an hour’s drive from both the airports. Therefore, the customers save on time and reach with ease.
Our Phuket based dental center has an in-house dental lab which is ISO 9001 certified by Bureau Veritas and it is the only clinic in the country to receive this distinction. The dental lab boasts of hi-tech equipment from the US, Switzerland, and Germany.
The all-on-four solution is ideal for individuals whose gums cannot support a traditional set of dentures. Before a dentist advises the surgery, the following cases have to be ruled out:
Once all these factors are ruled out, the dentist gives a go-ahead for the surgery.
A study by Hong DGK and colleagues (2017) states the all-on-4 concept “rehabilitates the complete edentulism using four implants.”4
The following steps are involved in all-on-4 implants surgery:
The many advantages of all-on-four dental implants include:
A 2017 study by Li S and colleagues states the cumulative survival rate (CSR) of all-on-4 dental implants is 98.7%.5
A 2017 study by Sargolzaie N and colleagues states the quality of life related to eating, speaking and communicating with others improved after dental implants.6
The same published study by Sargolzaie N and colleagues suggests people undergoing dental implant treatment were satisfied with their ability to chew food post treatment.6
Dental implants look, feel and function like real teeth.
Most importantly, knowing that one now has a full set of permanent, beautiful teeth improves over all self esteem and boosts self confidence.
Dental implants eliminate the numerous embarrassing situations one might face due to removable dentures.
Dental implants are surgically embedded into the jawbone and thus, they do not move around in the mouth. As compared to dentures and other traditional methods, implants are much more stable and durable.
A 2017 published study by Hong DGK and colleagues suggests that dental implants soared to success because of their predictability and few complications rates4.
Here is a comparison chart of the two so that you can make an informed decision:
All-on-4 Dental Implants
Surgically placed in the jawbone
|Rests on the gums|
|No eating restrictions|
Restriction on certain food items
With good care, may last a lifetime
|May need replacement after few years|
|Implants preserve the bone|
Do not preserve the bone
Normal cleaning routine
Rigorous cleaning routine
All-on-4 implants abroad comes with a lot of advantages. Contact us now for more information.