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Dental Work in Cabo, Mexico

Concerned about the quality of dental work in Cabo? Given the right kind of research, you’ll see there’s nothing to worry about. The promise of affordable dentistry here is gaining popularity due to the quality of dentistry offered.

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Los Cabos or Cabo is Mexico’s premier luxury destination.[1]Travel Pulse Los Cabos On its Way to Setting Record for Visitation Numbers “…said Los Cabos has truly become one of the top global destinations. “Los Cabos is the best destination people can visit in Mexico and in the world,” said Esponda.” View in Article It is a tale of two Mexican cities – Cabo San Lucas & San José del Cabo. Located at the southern tip of the Baja peninsula it lies b/w Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Cortez.

With cost and quality benefits, proximity to the US also adds to the patient benefit. As for tourism options, “Land’s End”, Cabo, is one of the world’s most diverse tourism destinations.[2]PR Newswire Los Cabos looks to continue momentum in 2020 with new travel experiences “Los Cabos, located at the tip of the 1,000-mile long Baja Peninsula, is one of the world’s most diverse tourism destinations.” View in Article

3 million tourists visit Cabo every year – 70 % are repeat visitors & 20 % visit 4 or more times a year[3]Forbes Is It Safe To Travel To Los Cabos? “…area that attracts close to 3 million visitors each year…“Seventy percent of our visitors are repeat guests and 20 percent have come more than four times…” View in Article

Top Dental Clinics in Cabo

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Cost of Dental Work in Cabo

The biggest benefit of receiving dental treatment in Cabo is cost savings. To get a better idea of how much cheaper is dental work in Cabo compared to the US and Canada, refer to the cost table.

Dental Work Avg. Cost Comparison (USD)
Procedure USA Canada Cabo
Titanium Implant $5,000 $4,600 $900
Zirconium Implant $6,000 $5,520 $1,800
Mini Dental Implant $1,500 $1,350 $450
All-on-4 Implants $24,000 $22,000 $9,180
All-on-6 Implants $28,000 $26,000 $10,980
Crowns $2,000 $1,840 $450
Veneers $2,500 $2,300 $450
Root canal treatment $1,500 $1,300 $250
Bone graft (per unit) $3,000 $2,700 $200
Sinus lift $2,500 $2,300 $1,500
Laser Teeth Whitening $1,500 $1,380 $150
Tooth Extraction $300 $270 $60

*Price may vary with the complexity of a case

As seen in the table, the cost of dental work in Cabo is 65 to 70% less than in the U.S or Canada for the same quality. A dental implant in the US/Canada costs b/w $7,000 – $8,500. This includes abutment and crown. In Cabo, the equivalent implant is under $2,250. Thus, the savings are substantial when seniors need more implants and several crowns.

Americans and Canadians can save more by opting for dental care in Cabo. Moreover, all of these services are just a short plane journey or even a drive away. Low-cost dental work is also available in Mexican countries like the Cancun, Los Algodones, Mexicali, and Tijuana.

Why Choose Dental Work in Cabo, Mexico?

Mexico is the 2nd preferred country for medical tourism in the world. 8 out of 10 medical travelers to Mexico are from the US.[4]TourismReview News MEDICAL TOURISM IN MEXICO GENERATE SIGNIFICANT REVENUES “Mexico has positioned itself as the second most important country for medical tourism in the world, just below Thailand…8 out of 10 travelers who visit Mexico with medical reasons come from the US…” View in Article

Low-cost Dentistry

  • Mexico is well-known for its cheap and professional dental care[5]International Living Everything You Need to Know About Mexico “Mexico offers exceptional, professional, and affordable medical care… And the quality of care is excellent in all major cities. Dental care is another area where you can expect to pay around one third the cost in the States” View in Article
  • Dental work in Cabo is almost 70% lower than in the US or Canada
  • Food and lodging expenses are less due to the low cost of living in Mexico[6]Academy of General Dentistry Worth the Trip? A Look at Dental Tourism “In a country like Mexico, the cost of living is significantly less compared with the United States and Canada, making it much…” View in Article

High-quality Dentistry

  • Latest dental technology at our partner dental clinic
  • Dental supplies sourced from the US and Germany
  • Internationally accredited and trained Cabo dentists

Mexico Dental Association is a member of the World Dental Federation. Thus, ensures a standard system of quality control and assessment.[7]The Yucatan Times Dental Tourism in Mexico: affordable high quality service “Mexico Dental Association, the professional dental body of the country, is a regular member of the World Dental Federation, ensuring there is a standard system of quality…” View in Article

Short Travel Time

  • Cabo is located close to the US West coast
  • Accessible in few hours from the U.S. and Canada
  • Save on travel costs & time

Easily Accessible Air Routes

  • 345 weekly flights from the US, making it an easy destination for Americans[8]PR Newswire Los Cabos looks to continue momentum in 2020 with new travel experiences “Located in the southern tip of the Baja California Sur peninsula, Los Cabos offers over 345 weekly flights from the United States, making it an easy destination to visit all year round” View in Article
  • Over 500 direct weekly routes from the US, Canada, and the UK[9]PR Newswire Strong First Quarter Drives Continued Momentum for Los Cabos Tourism “New regional airport terminal and upgrades, as well as over 500 direct weekly routes with increased connectivity from the US, Canada and the UK” View in Article
  • Affordable flights from the US, Canada, and, British Columbia[10]Los Cabos GuideCabo Tourism “…the proximity to the USA which makes for affordably priced flights from California, the American Southwest, Northwest and Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada.” View in Article

Destination of Convenience

  • First-World conveniences[11]International Living Everything You Need to Know About Mexico “Mexico offers many of the First-World conveniences we’re used to—including good highways,…A long-time, advantageous exchange rate adds additional…Mexico’s lower cost of living means a comfortable…” View in Article (good highways, plenty of airports, fast internet)
  • Advantageous currency exchange rate and low cost of living
  • Visa-free tourism to around 70 countries including the US, UK, Canada[12]Consulado de México Visitors who do not require a visa, with a stay up to 180 days “Citizens from the following countries who wish to visit Mexico as tourists,… do not require a visa…Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas Barbados, Belgium,….” View in Article

Ease of communication

  • Cabo dentists speak English as they are internationally trained
  • Mexicans speak English, especially in tourist areas.[13]International Living Is it safe to travel to Mexico? “In fact, many Mexicans speak English, especially in areas frequented by tourists. Although you will have a richer experience if you learn some Spanish.” View in Article

Amazing Dental Holiday

Cabo is a preferred[14]PR Newswire Los Cabos looks to continue momentum in 2020 with new travel experiences “…a preferred wellness spot due to its ideal location, sunny climate throughout the year, rich sea-water directly from the Pacific Ocean and Sea of Cortez, and…” View in Article wellness spot due to its

  • Ideal location and sunny climate
  • Rich sea-water directly from the Pacific Ocean and Sea of Cortez
  • Internationally-renowned spas providing premier service to all travelers
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Best Dental Clinic in Cabo, Mexico

Advanced Cabo Dentistry

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DentaVacation partner clinic, Advanced Cabo Dentistry is a leading dental center located in San Jose del Cabo, Mexico.

The clinic offers high-end dentistry to both locals and holiday-makers to restore their smiles in a beautiful relaxed environment.

State-of-the-Art Facility

To speed up the treatment times, the clinic makes use of 3 key technologies

  • 3D CBCT X-Ray
  • Intraoral scanners
  • CAD/CAM technology

To ensure the best quality and precise treatments

  • The clinic owns a full in-house lab
  • Every crown, veneer, and bridge is created by an expert technician
  • Equipped with high-quality machines imported from Germany
  • Materials are sourced from Germany and the US

Highlights of the Clinic

  • Convenient location – 20 min drive from Cabo airport
  • Treatment by internationally accredited and trained dentists
  • International implant brands like Straumann and Nobel Biocare are used
  • 5-year warranty on all restorations except composite veneers
  • 10-year warranty for implants
  • Sterilization technique – 3 tier sterilization protocol and an autoclave
  • The clinic staff can speak English and Spanish
  • Easy payment options – Credit or debit card, cash, and wire transfer
  • Free airport pick-up and drop-off facilities
  • Free post-treatment consultation
  • Flexible appointments

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Top Dentist in Cabo, Mexico

Dr. H.C. Thomas Koty

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  • An internationally-renowned German specialist
  • Specialist in cosmetic dentistry and implantology
  • Total 30+ years of experience
  • Specialized in Implantology for 25 years
  • Managed several top international clinics
  • His clinics have won international awards for the best clinic in the world
  • Awarded several honorary titles for lecturing in European universities
  • Authored several books in Implantology
  • Trained a vast number of dentists over the last 20 years
  • Constantly keeps updated with the latest techniques and equipment

Language Spoken

  • German
  • English
  • Spanish

Education

  • Doctor in Dental Medicine
  • The Harvard Golden Standard
  • Master of science for aesthetic and restorative dentistry

Certifications

  • Crossroads of function and esthetics-implantological update 1998
  • Treatment of the Periodontally Compromised Patient
  • The Park Dental Research Corporation Implant Center
  • The International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • The Implant Prosthodontic Section of the ICOI

Expert Dental Technician in Cabo

Jochen Parnt

  • German dental master technician & product manager
  • Leads the fully-equipped in-house lab
  • 35+ years of experience working in high-end dental laboratories
  • Worked in award-winning clinics in Finland, the Philippines, and Indonesia

Dental Tourism in Cabo, Mexico

The natural splendor of Cabo and its tourist attractions awarded it as Mexico’s leading travel destination in 2019.[15]World Travel Awards Los Cabos Tourism Board “Los Cabos – Mexico’s leading destination in 2019” View in Article Below is a short guide to help you plan your dental vacation in Cabo:

Land’s End (El Arco)

These rock formations were made from the rough winds and seas of the southern Baja Peninsula. The best way to see it is from one of the water taxis or boat tours.

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  • Location – Southern end of Cabo San Lucas
  • Opening hours – 24/7 daily
  • Entry ticket – Free
  • Time to spend – Half day to full day
  • Distance from the clinic – 19 mi (30 min drive)

Marina Cabo San Lucas

It is an Island Global Yachting (IGY) luxury marina. Even if you don’t own a boat, the marina is worth a visit for its numerous attractions and dining options.

Marina | Dental Tourism in Cabo
  • Location – Cabo San Lucas
  • Opening hours – 24 hours
  • Entry ticket – No fee to walk into the marina
  • Distance from the clinic – 18 mi (29 min drive)

Beaches in Cabo

Cabo is worldwide famous for pristine beaches & panoramic ocean views.[16]Forbes Is it Safe to Travel to Los Cabos? ““Cabo is known worldwide for its pristine beaches and panoramic ocean views, which create the perfect backdrop for an Omnia Dayclub.” View in Article Recently, 5 beaches in Cabo have been designated as “Platinum Beaches” & “Blue Flag Beaches”. They meet strict environmental & safety standards.[17]Mexico News Daily Los Cabos first destination to get new Platinum Beach award “Five beaches in Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, have been designated as Platinum beaches…All five Platinum beaches are also designated Blue Flag beaches and meet the Foundation for Environmental Education’s stringent environmental,…” View in Article

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Whale Watching

The best time to spot whales is between December and April. You get the chance to see baby whales between January and March.

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  • Location – Cabo San Lucas
  • Opening hours – 8 am to 2.30 pm
  • Time to spend – 2.5 hours
  • Distance from the clinic – 18 mi (29 min drive)

Zipline Adventure

The zipline tour will give you an exciting and breathtaking experience. You can get a bird’s eye view of the awesome scenery of the UNESCO protected biosphere in Cabo.[18]UNESCO Islands and Protected Areas of the Gulf of California “The site comprises 244 islands, islets and coastal areas that are located in the Gulf of California in north-eastern Mexico…” View in Article

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Food Tour

You can enjoy the incredible cuisine of Cabo. Organic farms throughout Baja California Sur creates holistic dining experiences.

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Travelers can feel the exquisite flavors with authentic techniques and ingredients that can only be found in Los Cabos.

How to Reach Los Cabos, Mexico?

Los Cabos has 2 airports:

  • Los Cabos International Airport (SJD) – Receives international flights
  • Cabo San Lucas International Airport (CSL) – The only international private airport in Mexico, with air taxi & general aviation services.[19]CSL International Airport Aeronautical Info “The airport serves as the basis for a regional airline, It has air taxi service and general aviation services. It is the only international private airport in Mexico.” View in Article
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Cabo has 550 weekly operations, serving around 40 destinations. The below table shows the international and domestic connectivity of Los Cabos International Airport (SJD).[20]Los Cabos Tourism Board Where is Los Cabos? “The Los Cabos International Airport (SJD) is located just 8 miles north from San Jose del Cabo and 23 miles from Cabo San Lucas. Los Cabos has 550 weekly operations, serving around 40 destinations.” View in Article

One can take flights from the major locations in the US & Canada to Los Cabos Airport (SJD)

Flights Routes
International USA – Dallas, Los Angeles, Portland, San Diego, Seattle, San Francisco, San Jose, Orange, County, Denver, Newark, Houston, Washington, Atlanta, Detroit, New York JFK, Minneapolis, Salt Lake City, Kansas City, St. Louis, Austin, Baltimore, Charlotte, and Phoenix.
Canada – Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver, Edmonton, Regina, Montreal, Winnipeg, Saskatoon, Victoria, and Kelowna
Domestic Mexico – Mexico City, Guadalajara, Tijuana, Toluca, Monterrey, Culiacán, León/El Bajío, Los Mochis, Mazatlán
Source: Google flights
Direct Flights to Cabo [SJD]
US Canada
City Duration City Duration
San Diego (SAN) 2 h 05 min Vancouver (YVR) 4 h 24 min
Los Angeles (LAX) 2 h 20 min Calgary (YYC) 4 h 33 min
Houston (HOU) 2 h 35 min Toronto (YYZ) 5 hr 35 min
  • A valid passport
  • A Mexican tourist card if visiting for 180 days or less
  • Mexican tourist card can be obtained online
  • A Mexican visa to stay less than 180 days

For more details on entry and exit requirements, visit the U.S. State Department’s website.

Tourists who do not need a Mexican visa

  • Any national who holds a valid US, Canadian, or Schengen visa
  • The citizens of the US, Canada, EU countries, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, Switzerland, and other countries

Tourists who need a Mexican visa – Chinese, Indians, Russians, and South Africans

For more information on Mexican visa requirements, read here

Note:

  • Visit the US State department’s website to know the difference between a passport book and a passport card.
  • A passport book is mandatory for air travel. A passport card is used only for land travel.
  • The Tourist Card is PER PERSON for a single entry to Mexico. It is free for air travel.
  • Ensure to keep the tourist card safe since it must be returned in when leaving Mexico.

Cabo is accessible by Highway 1 (Carretera Transpeninsular #1) from the U.S. border. It traverses the entire length of Baja California from the US border.

Bus Service

Bus company Route Distance & Duration
Los Angeles – Tijuana – Cabo
Greyhound Los Angeles to Tijuana (via San Diego) 140 mi (2 hrs 22 min)
ABC, Aquila & Tres Estrelles de Oro Tijuana to Los Cabos 1062 mi (22 hrs 34 min)
California (Calexico) -Mexicali – Cabo
Greyhound Calexico to Mexicali 6 mi (18 min)
Greyhound, ABC, Aquila, Ecobaja tours, Aguacaliente Mexicali to Los Cabos 956 mi (20 hrs 36 min)
Ref – Bajatravel.com & rome2rio.com

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Driving Directions

The transpeninsular highway roads are narrow but safe to drive. Here are a few tips to drive on the Mexican national highway[21]CaboSanLucas.net Getting around in Cabo San Lucas & Los Cabos “…left lane is used only for passing…road signs in Spanish…to wear a seatbelt and stay within the speed limit. Speed limits are in kilometer…driving on the highway the speed limit is 90 kilometers…City speed limits are 30 to 50 kilometers…Highway enforcement is less rigorous than in the US and Canada…Cabo San Lucas and San José del Cabo’s downtown areas are predominantly one way…” View in Article

  • Left lanes or “fast lanes” are considered passing lanes in Mexico
  • Yellow lights mean to stop, not just to slow down[22]MexBound.com Driving in Mexico “Yellow lights are a signal to stop, not just to slow down” View in Article
  • Road signs are in Spanish. Ensure to familiarise with them
  • A seatbelt is mandatory and stay within the speed limit
  • Speed limits are in kilometers, not miles (1 mi = 1.6 km)
  • The highway speed limit is 90 km (55 mi) per hour
  • City speed limits are 30 – 50 km (roughly 20 – 30 mi) per hour
  • Highway enforcement is not rigorous as the US and Canada
  • The cities in Cabo are mostly one-way. Ensure to make the turn carefully
  • Use maps or the GPS function to make your way
  • There are military checkpoints on the highways for safety purpose
  • Mexico tourist card (FMM) is required to travel anywhere in Baja
  • Tourists must have Mexican auto insurance to drive in Mexico
  • For the highway driving requirements, check US gov travel advisory.

Consular Agencies in Los Cabos

Address Assistance
The United States of America
Las Tiendas de Palmilla L-B221, Km. 27.5 Carretera Transpeninsular San José del Cabo, Baja California Sur C.P. 23406 From Mexico: 81-4160-5512
From the US: (844) 528-6611
Fax : 011 52 (624) 143-6750
Business hours : 8:30 am to 1:00 pm ConAgencyLosCabos@state.gov
Canada
Plaza San Lucas Carretera Transpeninsular Km. 0.5, Local 82 Col. El Tezal 23454 Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur – Mexico From Mexico: 624-142-4333
From Canada: 011-52- 624-142-4333
lcabo@international.gc.ca

Getting Around in Cabo

You can get around in Cabo on foot or by car. The other transport methods you can choose are:

Shuttles – Major hotels and resorts have shuttle service. Our partner clinic provides free airport shuttle service for their patients.

Car rentals – They are less expensive than taxis. Easily available at your hotel, airport, and in town.

Taxis– These are large vans. Red and yellow taxis operate in San Jose del Cabo. Blue and green in Cabo San Lucas. They are available 24 hrs /day

Water Taxi – They are found near the downtown marina, taking you to Cabo’s popular beaches. Water taxis aren’t metered, but rates are mostly affordable.

Buses – Safe, cheap, and convenient transport. SuburBaja provides transport for $3 between the 2 cities.[23]Fodors Travel Bus Travel “SuburBaja can provide transport for $3 between San José del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas” View in Article

Intercity & Interstate buses – These buses travel long distances up to Baja Peninsula.

Major bus companies – Aguila, Península Ejecutivo & Autobuses de la Baja California.

Places you can drive from Cabo (Approx.)

Place Avg. travel time
Pescadero 1 hr 30 min
Todos Santos 1 hr 19 min
La Paz 2 hr 22 min
The East Cape or Los Barriles 1 hr 10 min

The country code is 52 and 624 is the area code for Cabo San Lucas and San José del Cabo.

Services Number
Police & Medical emergencies 066
Highway Assistance & Tourist Help 078
Federal Highway Patrol (624) 122-5735 ; (624) 125-3584
Airport (624) 122-1486
Tourist Police (624) 143-3977
Los Cabos tourism board (624) 143-4342 / Toll-free: (800) 746-2226
To call the U.S. (from U.S. cell phone), dial 00 + 1 + area code + phone no
To call locally to landlines, just dial the 7-digit phone number

Language

Spanish is the official language in Mexico. English is spoken throughout Los Cabos, especially by those within the tourism industry.[24]International Living Is it safe to travel to Mexico? “In fact, many Mexicans speak English, especially in areas frequented by tourists. Although you will have a richer experience if you learn some Spanish.” View in Article

Currency

Mexico’s official currency is the Mexican Peso (MXN). However, US dollars, Canadian dollars, and euros are also widely accepted.[25]Lonely Planet Mexico in detail – MONEY “US dollars are the best currency to bring with you; Canadian dollars and euros are also widely accepted” View in Article

Time Zone

The Los Cabos area is located in a time zone called Mountain Standard Time (GMT -7). It is one hour more than Pacific Standard Time.

Climate

Cabo has a subtropical desert climate. During the summer, the temperature can reach 90° F with occasional showers. Winter evenings may drop to 60° F, with daytime peaks near 80° F.

Best Time to Visit

The best time to visit Cabo is between May & June. It is after spring break and before the rainy season.

Free Mobile Apps for Travelling in Cabo

App Purpose
Maps.me You can use this app even without an internet connection
CBP Border Wait Times  To check out the current border wait times
Guia Pemex  This app shows you all of the Pemex gas stations
Airbnb For booking apartments, renting a house at affordable rates
Tripit To track trip needs like hotel reservations, flights, car bookings, etc
Rentalcars.com To hire a car, compare car hire deals
Cabo-Eats.com Food delivery app

Is Cabo Safe?

To maintain health and safety as a top priority, Cabo is the first city in Mexico to implement ‘Destination Assurance’ to its travelers.[29]PR Newswire Los Cabos Expands Health and Safety Measures in Reopening Plan with Intertek Protek Partnership “Los Cabos will be the first destination in Mexico to begin working with Intertek Cristal in implementing Protek Destination Assurance…” View in Article

Mexico is currently at a level-3-alert by the U.S. State Department, cautioning “Reconsider travel” to the country.

However, the Mexican state Baja California Sur, where Cabo resides, is given a Level 2 warning for visitors to exercise increased caution.[30]Travel.State.Gov Mexico Travel Advisory “Reconsider travel to Mexico. Baja California Sur state – Exercise Increased Caution. There are no restrictions on travel for U.S. government employees in Baja California Sur, which includes tourist areas in: Cabo San Lucas, San Jose del Cabo, and La Paz.” View in Article

Safety Tips

Highway Driving Safety Tips

While driving on the transpeninsular highway[26]Baja Travel.com Baja Travel Guide Book “Driving at night is risky because of potholes, rocks on the road… Never let another person, Mexican or foreigner drive your vehicle… The government provides a ‘Green Angels’ service which runs emergency vehicle… Never leave a vehicle unattended. It will be stripped within hours…” View in Article

  • Avoid driving at night due to potholes, rocks & animals on the road
  • Equip your vehicle for emergencies like tools, water, sleeping bag & food
  • Never leave vehicles unattended. They will be stripped within hours
  • It is a legal offense to let another person drive your vehicle
  • ‘Green Angels’ offers free vehicle assistance on the highway

Beach Safety Tips

  • Riptides are common in coastal waters & many beaches do not have lifeguards[27]Travel Advisory – Canada Mexico – Safety & Security “Coastal waters can be dangerous. Riptides are common. Many beaches do not offer warnings of dangerous conditions and they don’t always have lifeguards on duty.” View in Article
  • Avoid jumping off rocks or swimming near coral
  • Pay attention to flags and warning signs posted on the beach
  • Swim only at your hotel’s pool, or at a beach that’s known to be safe
  • Avoid Pacific swimming, swim on the Eastern side of the Peninsula[28]USA Today Tips for Safe Travel to Cabo San Lucas “Swim at your hotel pool or on the eastern side of the peninsula…Pacific waters are beautiful and blue, but they’re also dangerous…Melia’s Paradisus Los Cabos is an exception as it has a swimmable beach…” View in Article
  • Melia’s Paradisus Los Cabos has a swimmable beach
  • Check water safety board tips if you plan to take part in water sports

FAQs Dental Work in Cabo, Mexico

Yes, the dental procedures are performed on par with US standards.

  • The dentists are internationally trained and accredited
  • Moreover, they use the latest equipment and source their dental supplies from the US and Germany.

Dental work in Cabo is almost 70% cheaper than the US.

You can make the payment via credit or debit card, cash, and wire transfer.

A fee of 60 USD is charged if dental evaluation alone is done. This evaluation fee is exempted if any dental work is performed.

Straumann and Nobel Biocare brands are used for dental implants at Advanced Cabo Dentistry.

Dental implants in Cabo clinic need 2 trips, each trip requiring 5-7 days.

The Cabo clinic uses 3 tier sterilization protocol and an autoclave.

Yes, the clinic dentists and staff are fluent in English and Spanish.

Los Cabos provides cheap dental treatments due to the following reasons[31]Academy of General Dentistry Worth the Trip? A Look at Dental Tourism “How is it possible for patients to save so much in these countries? In a country like Mexico, the cost of living is significantly less…dentists in Mexico are not required to pay for malpractice insurance. Mexican dentists also carry less student loan debt…” View in Article

  • Mexico’s cost of living is less than the US and Canada
  • There are no insurance requirements for dental care in Mexico
  • Mexican dentists carry less student loan debt due to government subsidies

Yes, all tourists need a valid passport to enter Cabo by air, land, or sea.

  • You have to fill a travel permit form (FMM) at immigration checkpoints[32]Travel.State.Gov Mexico-Entry,Exit,Visa Requirements “If you enter Mexico by land and plan to travel beyond the immediate border area (approximately 12 miles into Mexico), you must stop at an INM office at the port of entry to obtain an entry permit (Forma Migratoria Multiple or FMM)…You must present a valid passport in order to receive the entry permit…” View in Article
  • The passport needs to be shown to receive the entry permit
  • Most importantly, a passport or passport card is mandatory for re-entry into the US

The tourist card or FMM (Forma Migratoria Múltiple) is Mexico’s official entry immigration form. It is a mandatory requirement for all foreign nationals (including children) visiting Mexico for tourism. It must be stamped to be valid.

The tourist card(FMM) is NOT a Mexico visa. Although some foreign travelers are visa-exempt, they still need a tourist card. For others, both the tourist card and a Mexico visa are required to enter the country.[33]OnlineVisa.com Mexico Visa Policy “However, the FMM is not a visa. Visa required citizens for Mexico will be required to have both an approved tourist card and a valid visa to enter the country…” View in Article

The tourist card is used for a single entry by air or land. It is valid for a maximum of 180 days, starting from the moment an immigration stamp is applied (upon arrival in Mexico).

You can get the tourist by one of the following ways

  • Applying online
  • From a Mexican embassy in your country
  • At an immigration desk at the Mexico airport
  • At the point of entry, if traveling by land

There are 2 parts of the FMM, the Entry Form & the Exit Form.

  • At the airport, you will have to hand over the ENTRY form to the immigration officer
  • The EXIT form will be stamped and given to you
  • When you check-in for your flight back home, you will have to present the EXIT form along with your passport

You cannot extend your tourist card if it is issued for 180 days. However, if the card is issued for less than 180 days, it can be extended to the full 180 days.

Yes, U.S. and Canadian driver’s licenses are valid in Mexico. In addition, your Mexico Insurance policy is valid only if you have a valid non-Mexican, driver’s license.

Compared to the other areas of Mexico, Cabo is safer for travelers. There are US government restrictions for travel in several parts of Mexico.

But Cabo & the entire state of Baja California Sur has no travel restrictions.[34]Travel.State.Gov Mexico Travel Advisory “There are no restrictions on travel for U.S. government employees in Baja California Sur, which includes tourist areas in: Cabo San Lucas, San Jose del Cabo, and La Paz.” View in Article However, keep yourself safe by following basic safety precautions.

Dental work in Cabo can fulfill all your dentistry needs and provides you an opportunity to explore Mexico’s luxury destination. Dental work in Mexico is high on quality and low on cost. Contact us for a free quote or other queries!

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