Dental tourism -
People travel around the world for many reasons and the world has become a small place.
Medical and Dental tourism has become popular among travelers and plenty of information is found in the World Wide Web. Finding the ideal dental clinic according to individual needs is a bit of a task as one can get carried away to attractive websites. What we need here is quality and long lasting dental care for an affordable price.
In Dental tourism you can combine a holiday in an attractive destination while getting your treatments for a 50%-70% cost cut than in your home country. Some patients use dental tourism to get cosmetic treatments and some for some patients’ just functional purposes. Either way the treatments are much cheaper than in developped countries.
In dental tourism the specialists have gained equal amount experience by doing research for many years and the dental materials, labour and can be cheaper in some countries than in develop countries. But Most of the Implant technology is bought from USA and Switzerland or Japan and Germany that is the current trend in dental tourism. Philippines is a one of the most famous tourist destinations and therefore in order to meet the demands of the increasing number of patients inquiries for quality dental care Some dental clinics have managed to maintain close links by the dental board of above countries and closely monitored in order to maintain quality.
The advantages of Dental tourism
You get the opportunity to discover a new country
No waiting period or any multiple appointments are required.
Packages available and as long as the flights are available and your treatments can be just few hours away from home.
Free Quotation and Treatment plan is provided by many dental clinics.
Free Air port transport and help with accommodation is provided my many dental clinics.
Great after care and friendly staff and is an opportunity to get rid of fears for the dentist.
Dental checks ups are not possible during the healing periods such as after an implant surgery.
Obtaining dental insurance can be a difficult for foreign patients in some countries
Infection control methods, hygiene of each dental clinic and skills of dental staff are facts that must be taken to consideration before preceding the treatments.
Manjula Rathnayake was working several years in the dental tourism