57% Americans [1] are not happy with their smiles. By choosing dental work in Puerto Rico, their dream smile can be achieved at a 60% saving! 

Intrigued? Read on to find more!

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Top 8 Reasons to Choose Dental Tourism in Puerto Rico

Thousands of Americans flock to Puerto Rico yearly to get their teeth done.

Let’s understand why the Puerto Rican dental tourism industry is rising!

1. Get Treated in the US Territory

When you go to Puerto Rico, you step foot in the US territory.

A license from the PRDBDH  (Affiliated with ADA ) is required for all dental practitioners. [2]

This means dental laws & regulations applicable in the US mainland are also applicable here.

In short, it ensures you get the same quality of treatment as in the US mainland.

2. Affordability: Save Upto 60%

Though Puerto Rico is a part of the US territory, you’d still save ~60% on dental prices here.

The cost of dental work in Puerto Rico ranges between $80 and $10,000.

For instance, dental implants in Puerto Rico cost $10,000, whereas the same costs $24,000 in the US. 

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You can save upto 60% on dental work in Puerto Rico

Similarly, you will find a huge price difference for crowns, veneers, dentures, and other dental procedures. 

This means by choosing dental work in Puerto Rico, you get US quality treatment at just 1/3 of the US price! 

Americans are saving ~60% in Puerto Rico!

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3. State-of-the-Art Technology: Prime Dental Care

Dental clinics in Puerto Rico come decked with the latest equipment. This includes: 

✅ Digital impressions
✅ X Rays
✅ Cone Beam
✅ 3D printers

The clinic also has a facility to maintain electronic medical records.

Dental chairs at Ciedadela Dental Concierge

Our partner dental clinic has multiple dental chairs and a comfortable waiting area

Further, they have telemedicine functionality that lets the patients quickly connect with dentists on the go. 

Dentists @ Ciudadela Dental Concierge, Puerto Rico

Dentists @ Ciudadela Dental Concierge, Puerto Rico

4. Best Dentists in Puerto Rico: You Are in Safe Hands

Our partner clinic was established in 1990.

With over 30 years of experience, it offers nothing less than high-quality dental care. 

Further, our partner dental clinic in Puerto Rico has 15 dentists trained in the US. These dentists are national board certified. 

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Dentists at our partner clinic are associated with ADA

They are also accredited by the American Dental Association (ADA). Further, these dentists have long-standing experience in dealing with international patients. 

5. Get All Dental Procedures in One Place

You should note that our partner clinic in Puerto Rico performs all dental procedures, including:

Dental Implants
✅ Veneers
✅ Dentures

✅ Root Canal
✅ Extractions
✅ And many more

Click here for a complete list of procedures. 

6. Ease of Travel: Say Hola to Accessibility!

Since Puerto Rico is a part of the US territory, US citizens and permanent residents won’t require a visa or a passport! [3]

Read more about traveling requirements for Puerto Rico. 

Further, the country is just a 4-hour flight from New York. 

Team Dentavacation has first-hand experienced with comfortable and frequent flights from the US to Puerto Rico
The currency of Puerto Rico is USD, so that you can travel hassle-free!

Additionally, people in Puerto Rico are fluent in English and Spanish, leading to a smooth experience. 

We are delighted to inform you that Dentavacation has collaborated with Discover Puerto Rico.

It is a not-for-profit entity entrusted by the government of Puerto Rico to promote tourism on the island.

Together, we aim to give you prime dental work experience and a splendid vacation!

Click here to stay updated with all the events on the island.

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7. Bonus Vacation: Rewind & Rejuvenate

Medical tourism is thriving in this country. It is because Puerto Rico is synonymous with ‘friendliness and hospitality’. The vibrant art & cultural extravaganza and the beautiful beaches are cherry on the top. 

Further, the country boasts a glamorous nightlife inviting you to explore its casinos and pubs. 

Try your luck at Puerto Rican casinos; Image Courtesy: Discover Puerto Rico

It is justified to say that Puerto Rico has something for everyone! 

8. Happy Patients

Read on to find out what patients have to say about getting dental work in Puerto Rico.


Puerto Rico is a part of the US territory wherein you can get dental work at just 1/3 of the mainland cost. 

Add to this:

✅ the state-of-the-art technology,

✔️ experienced and certified dentists,

✅ a bouquet of dental services offered,

✔️ the ease of travel,

✅ and the potential of a vacation! 

And you will get the answer to ‘Why Should You Choose Dental Tourism in Puerto Rico’! 


Yes, you will find the best dentists in Puerto Rico. They have completed their graduation from American universities and are national board certified. 

Further, they are associated with the American Dental Association. Along with having experience in dealing with international patients, they are also fluent in English. 

Puerto Rican dentists are committed to providing you with the best oral care. 

Yes, dental work in Puerto Rico is affordable and much cheaper than in the US (without cutting corners!)

You can typically save upto 60% on dental care in Puerto Rico. 

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