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A prime healthcare destination

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Why is Costa Rica such a popular destination with tourists from all over the world seeking medical attention?

A prime healthcare destination

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Medical and health travelers in 2019

Currently, Costa Rica is one of the most popular destinations to receive dental and medical treatment at lower prices than in countries such as the United States or Canada.

Why Costa Rica?

Why is Costa Rica such a popular destination with tourists from all over the world seeking medical attention? What does Costa Rica offer?

Affordable prices

Medical or dental tourism is the act of traveling outside of your home country to obtain dental care. Many times, the main reason for your trip is driven by the economic factor.

The main reason for traveling for dental and medical treatments is its affordable prices combined with high-quality standards.

Costa Rica: Top Healthcare Destination

Recently, the Euro Monitor showed a research study on dentistry and plastic surgery in Costa Rica.

According to this report, 90% of dental treatments are performed on foreigners in Costa Rican dental clinics and dental centers. The reasons for this popularity are the low cost and high quality of dental treatments.

It is one of the 5 most visited countries globally by tourists seeking dental and medical treatments. We are a small nation located in Central America, which is very convenient for American tourists. North Americans can come from Miami in 2-3 hours on a direct flight.

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A safe destination

It is one of the safest countries in the world.

Here crime rates are lower than many North American cities.

World-class professionals

It has world-class professionals and hospitals and clinics with very modern technology.

Most Costa Rican dentists study their postgraduate degrees or receive training in the United States or Europe.

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Friendly people

Costa Ricans are friendly to foreigners.

Costa Rica has a 99% literacy rate.

“Los Ticos” are known to be very polite, respectful, and friendly.

Ecotourism paradise

During your stay in Costa Rica for your dental treatment, you can enjoy this beautiful country. You can spend the afternoon in its beautiful jungles, beaches that will take your breath away.

Hundreds of foreigners like you come to Costa Rica every year, looking for the perfect vacation in a tropical paradise at very affordable prices. Currently, Costa Rica is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Latin America.

The country is perfect for you to enjoy doing ecotourism. You can enjoy its summer climate almost all year round. It is considered one of the most beautiful and safest countries in Central America. Costa Rica can boast of having pristine beaches on the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.

You will have at your disposal large areas of nature reserves, national parks, volcanoes, and paradisiacal beaches

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The Swiss of Central America

The security of the nation is such that its army abolished it since 1948.

Many patients have been reported to experience a sense of security and peace.

For this reason, Costa Rica it is known as “the Swiss of Central America.”

Useful facts

Geography and Climate

Geography. Costa Rica borders the Caribbean Sea to the east, and the Pacific Ocean to the west. Costa Rica also borders Nicaragua to the north and Panama to the south.

The highest point in the country is Cerro Chirripó, at 3,819 metres (12,530 ft). The highest volcano in the country is the Irazú Volcano (3,431 m or 11,257 ft) and the largest lake is Lake Arenal. There are 14 known volcanoes in Costa Rica, and six of them have been active in the last 75 years.

Climate: Costa Rica experiences a tropical climate year round. There are two seasons. The “summer” or dry season is December to April, and “winter” or rainy season is May to November.

Flora and fauna

There is a rich variety of plants and Costa Rican wildlife.

One national park, the Corcovado National Park, is internationally renowned among ecologists for its biodiversity (including big cats and tapirs) and is where visitors can expect to see an abundance of wildlife. Corcovado is the one park in Costa Rica where all four Costa Rican monkey species can be found. These include the white-headed capuchin, the mantled howler, the endangered Geoffroy’s spider monkey, and the Central American squirrel monkey, found only on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica and a small part of Panama, and considered endangered until 2008, when its status was upgraded to vulnerable. Deforestation, illegal pet-trading, and hunting are the main reasons for its threatened status.

Costa Rica: Top Dental and Health Destination - New Smile Dental Group

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