Colombia Dental Implants

In this article we tell you general information and the advantages of doing your dental implant procedure in Colombia, with this we want to give you a general overview of the process that we carry out in our clinic.



Colombia dental implants
Colombia dental implants

Colombia dental implants

Why choose Colombia for dental implants?

Colombia is an attractive destination for dental implants for several reasons. One of them is the cost, since the prices of dental implants in Colombia are much lower than in the United States or other developed countries. According to some sources consulted12, the total value of a complete dental implant in Colombia can range from 3.5 to 5.5 million Colombian pesos (between 850 and 1200 US dollars), while in the United States it can cost between 3.000 and 6.000 US dollars

Another reason is the quality, since Colombia has highly trained and specialized professionals in dental implantology, who use top quality materials and supplies and cutting-edge technology. In addition, Colombia has a great tourist and cultural offer, with a warm climate and friendly people, which make the experience more pleasant and enjoyable.

What are the requirements to travel to Colombia for dental Implants?

To travel to Colombia for dental implants, some legal and health requirements must be met. Some of these requirements are: having a passport valid for at least six months after the date of entry to the country, having a tourist or business visa as the case may be (US citizens do not need a visa if their stay is less than 90 days), having an international medical insurance that covers medical and dental expenses in case of emergency, having a vaccination certificate against yellow fever if you are going to visit jungle or rural areas, having a negative COVID-19 test done within 72 hours prior to the flight or a rapid test done at the airport upon arrival to the country.

To get dental implants in Colombia, some steps must be followed before and after the trip.

What steps should be followed to get dental Implants in Colombia?

  • Contact the chosen clinic and request a previous assessment by sending photos, x-rays or tomographies by email or WhatsApp.

  • Receive a personalized treatment plan with the detailed budget and the estimated duration of it.

  • Book the flight and accommodation according to the date agreed with the clinic.

  • Travel to Colombia and go to the clinic to perform the treatment with dental implants following the dentist’s instructions.

  • Enjoy the tourism and culture of Colombia during the free days or the waiting periods between the phases of the treatment.

  • Receive the dental discharge with the recommendations for the care and maintenance of the dental implants.

  • Return to the United States and attend periodic check-ups with the local dentist or with the Colombian clinic as necessary.

What are the advantages of getting dental implants in Colombia?

Getting dental implants in Colombia has several advantages both economic and aesthetic and functional. Some of these advantages are:

  • Save money by taking advantage of the lower prices offered by the Colombian market without sacrificing quality or safety.

  • Improve the appearance and function of the smile by replacing missing teeth with artificial ones that mimic the color and shape of natural ones.

  • Prevent oral problems such as bone loss, displacement of adjacent teeth, cavities or infections by restoring the integrity of the dental arch.

  • Increase confidence and self-esteem by showing off a more beautiful and healthy smile.

  • Enjoy tourism and Colombian culture by combining dental treatment with a vacation in a country full of beauty and diversity.