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Dental crowns are an ideal way to restore a damaged teeth. If you want to get dental crowns in Mexico, Los Algodones are well-known for affordable dental crowns.

What Is the Price of Dental Crowns in Los Algodones?

In Algodones, you can get a dental crown for just $180, which is at least a thousand dollars less than the US. You can get zirconia crowns for just $450 in Algodones, which cost $2,200 in the US.

Compare Dental Crown Price in Algodones with the US

Type of Crown Algodones Price (US$)* US Price (US$)*
Porcelain fused to metal (PFM) Crown $180 $1,500
Porcelain Fused to Metal Bridge $180 $1,500
Porcelain Fused to Gold Crown $600 $2,500
Full Porcelain/Ceramic Crown $340 $2,000
Zirconia Crown $450 $2,200

*Contact for latest prices

Who Needs Dental Crowns

If you have one or more damaged teeth, dental crowns are an easy way to restore their natural look. In addition to boosting the aesthetics, dental crowns help restore the lost strength of damaged or broken teeth.

Dental Crowns in Los Algodones

A dental crown is a cap that looks exactly like your natural tooth and is fitted on the damaged tooth. The cap is so made to match the color and texture of your natural teeth that it is impossible to tell the dental caps and teeth apart.

How Long Does It Take to Get Dental Crowns?

It may take 7 – 10 days to get dental crowns. The schedule goes like this:

Appointment 1: Initial consultation and preparation

Your dentist will re-shape your damaged teeth so that crowns fit perfectly

They will take pictures and impressions of your teeth, using which dental crowns are fabricated.

Appointment 2: Crown placement

Fabricated dental crowns are fitted on your prepared teeth.

Appointment 3: Fitting test and adjustment

For 2 – 3 days, the dentist will test whether the crowns fit perfectly. They may make some minor adjustments if needed.

Why Los Algodones for Dental Crowns?

Approximately ten miles from Yuma, AZ, Los Algodones is also called the molar capital of the world. It is home to numerous state-of-the-art dental clinics. Dental tourists flock here for affordable dental crowns, dental implants, bridges, and porcelain veneers.

Clinic in Los Algodones for Dental Crowns

Apart from the fact that dental care is almost 70% cheaper, you should consider Algodones for your treatment because:

  1. You can save time and money spent on traveling. If you live in Arizona, you can even drive to the clinic, get your treatment and drive back the same day.
  2. You don’t necessarily need insurance.
  3. Waiting time for dental appointments is very little. You can even get your appointment scheduled within a day.
  4. Bilingual dentists and staff at our clinic help avoid any misunderstandings or confusion between the dentist and the patient.
  5. Our associate clinic follows the sterilization process to make sure the dental equipment is hygienic and clean.
  6. Unlike other dental clinics in Los Algodones, Baja California, this clinic has its own on-site laboratory.
  7. Mexico’s low cost of living has made it possible for the dental clinics in Mexico to provide treatments at a fraction of the cost in industrialized nations.
  8. Los Algodones is quite safe, contrary to other parts of Mexico that are reeling under the drug-war.
  9. In addition, patients get free shuttle service, discounts on hotel stay, internet access, free phone calls to the US.

Dental Tourism in Mexico has been growing at an exponential pace and this border town is no exception.

Patient Review of Dental Crowns in Algodones

Useful Information on Traveling to Los Algodones

  • Los Algodones is officially known as Vicente Guerrero.
  • In order to reach this Baja California town from the US, you can take Interstate-8 and take the exit State Route 186/Andrade Road to the international border.
  • The Yuma International Airport (8.5 miles) is only fifteen minutes away from the border crossover point. The El Cantro Airport in Imperial County, CA is approximately 50 miles from Algodones.
  • The distance between Los Algodones and the major cities in the US is as follows:
US City Distance
Los Angeles, CA 268 mi
Phoenix, AZ 196 mi
San Diego, CA 147 mi
  • The border town falls in the Pacific Time Zone (UTC-8).
  • One can enter into Algodones from the Andrade border checkpoint from 6 am to 10 pm.
  • In order to enter Mexico, Canadians and Americans should have a passport.
  • Americans who plan to stay in Mexico for more than 72 hours will have to show their passports at the border crossing points.
  • US citizens will have to present their passports at the border checkpoint when returning to the US.

Get in touch with Medical Tourism Corporation for more details on its network dental clinic for getting quality dental crowns in Los Algodones, Baja California.

FAQs for Dental Crowns in Algodones

Are dental crowns long-lasting?

The longevity of dental crowns depends on the material of the crown. Porcelain crowns show a survival rate of 96.6% over 36-month period; Zirconia crowns show a survival rate of 98.5%. [1]PubMed – NCBI
Clinical Outcomes and Predictors of Satisfaction
“The survival rate was 96.6%…”View in Article
Clinical evaluation of zirconia-based all-ceramic single crowns
“Estimated success and survival rates at…”View in Article

How do I know the dental work done is of good quality?

The clinic gives at least 2 years warranty on dental work. The warranty validates the quality of work done by the dentist.

The dentists in the clinic have undergone extensive training and have experiences ranging from 5 to 25 years.

Further, the brand of prosthesis and equipment that the dentists in our clinic use are used internationally.

Is the dental clinic in Los Algodones certified?

The dental clinic has been inspected by a leading US board certified prosthodontics specialist who has experience of about twenty years in his work and has served as president of the Arizona State Dental Association. This prosthodontics specialist has even served as a member of other prestigious associations and boards such as the ADA Commission of Accreditation and the ADA Council of Education.

The dentists in this Algodones dental clinic have graduated from the best of the universities in Mexico and have also undergone refresher courses in several prestigious institutions including the Harvard Medical School, Boston and Mega’Gen Implants Factory in Seoul, Korea.

Can I drive to Los Algodones for my treatment?

Yes, you can. US driver’s license is valid in Mexico. It is mandatory to have Mexican auto insurance.

Alternatively, you can park your vehicle on the US side of the border. There is a large parking lot on the US side of the border which charges a nominal parking fee. You can rent a car in Algodones for a comfortable stay.

Medical Tourism Corporation facilitates affordable dental work in Mexico & other world-class medical & dental tourism destinations. 


  1. PubMed – NCBI: Clinical Outcomes and Predictors of Satisfaction
  2. SpringerLink: Clinical evaluation of zirconia-based all-ceramic single crowns

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