Do high dental costs stop you from getting timely care in your country? Consider affordable dental work in Bengaluru, India. It can perfectly fit your budget and dental needs.

Interested? Scroll down to gather all the information you need for your memorable trip to India.

 

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Bangalore (also called Bengaluru) is the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka and India’s third-largest city. [1] It is also rated the most liveable city. [2]

Also known as the Silicon Valley of India, Bangalore is India’s healthcare capital. [3] It is the most urbanized city and ranks 3rd for the best health infrastructure in the country. [4]

Why Choose Bengaluru for Dental Work?

Bengaluru is the emerging global hub for healthcare innovations and the best destination for medical tourism. [5]

There are many benefits of coming to Bengaluru for dental treatment. Some of them include:

  • Dental services in Bengaluru cost as little as 20% of American prices.
  • Our Bengaluru dentists handling international patients are highly qualified, experienced and trained in Europe.

Denta Vacation Partner Clinic in Bengaluru
  • The advanced technology and equipment help you to get precise and accurate treatments.
  • The International quality ambiance and highest standards in hygiene and safety make your visit comfortable.
  • Our clinic has English-speaking doctors and staff making it easier to interact with international patients.
  • The clinic ensures a quick appointment system. With millions of dentists across the country, there is no waiting time for dental treatments in India. [6]
  • You can also easily get a medical visa [7] for your treatments in India.

Above all, the world-class infrastructureaccommodation options, and city’s cosmopolitan culture would ensure that your stay here is memorable and stress-free.

Cost of Dental Work in Bengaluru

The dental treatment cost in Bengaluru is remarkably affordable compared to Western countries. You can expect massive savings – 75 to 85%.

For instance, the tooth replacement cost in Bangalore is as low as $700, while it is above $5,000 in the US or Australia.

Additionally, the expensive full mouth restorations, like all on 4 dental implants in Bengaluru cost nearly $6,000.

The same will cost you $24,000 and $30,000 in the US and Australia, which is a 75 – 80% difference in price.

Similarly, a porcelain veneer or crown in Bengaluru costs 1/4th of the price of the US, UK, or Australia.

You can also expect 80% savings with simple cosmetic procedures like teeth whitening in Bangalore.

Let’s look at Bangalore’s dental treatment price list to know the average price of popular procedures.

Cost of Dental Work in Bengaluru Vs. US/Canada Vs. UK Vs. Australia in USD
Procedure Bengaluru US/Canada UK Australia
Single dental implant (Titanium) $700 $5,000 $3,300 $5,500
Single dental implant (Zirconium) $1,060 $6,000 $4,400 $6,500
All on 4 dental implants* $6,000 $24,000 $16,000 $30,000
Full dentures (acrylic) * $1,800 $2,000 $1,650 $1,750
Porcelain crown ^ $450 $1,800 $1,250 $2,000
Porcelain veneer  ^ $230 $2,100 $1,100 $700
Root canal (molar) $90 $1,500 $920 $1,300
Teeth Whitening (in office) $180 $1,000 $620 $570
Composite filling $45 $250 $225 $250
Extraction (surgical) $90 $650 $400 $600
*Per Jaw ^per unit
Dental implant brands: Nobel Biocare, Bredent
*Prices are subject to change.

Thus, dental tourism in Bengaluru, India, can get you world-class dental treatments at affordable prices.

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Is Dental Work Safe in Bengaluru?

While seeking affordable dental care in Bengaluru, quality and safety should be your top priority.

Despite the low cost, you get high-quality treatment in India, primarily due to the country’s low cost of living.

Regarding safety, our Bangalore dental clinic adheres to the highest international standards for safety and hygiene as set by the Indian Dental Association.

  • The equipment and implant brands (e.g., Nobel Biocare) are the same as that used in the US.
  • The dentists handling international patients are MDS (the most intensive and the longest post-graduate training program) qualified from reputed dental institutions. They are also up-to-date with the latest trends in dentistry.

Indian doctors have a reputation for high-quality medical training. A lot of them are returnee Indians who have studied abroad.

~CNN [8]

Sterilization Practices in Bengaluru Dental Clinic

The dental clinic in Bengaluru follows state-of-the-art sterilization protocols. It includes:

  • Instrument Cleaning: Used instruments are scrubbed to remove deposits.
  • Ultrasonic Cleaning: Instruments are dipped in an Ultrasonic wave chamber.
  • Packaging and Autoclave: Dried instruments are packed in sealed pouches. The packages are marked with the date of sterilization. Sealed bags are autoclaved to guarantee 100% sterilization.

Autoclave – Sterilization in Bengaluru Dental Clinic

Autoclave – Sterilization in Bengaluru Dental Clinic

Ultra Violet Chamber: Sealed sterilized packages are kept in the UV chamber to prevent cross-infection.
Fumigation of the clinic: Weekly chemical steam treatment of the dental clinic is carried out. The clinic is fumigated to make the treatment area sterile and safe.

Monitoring sterilization: “Weekly spore tests are the hallmark of sterilization.” [9] A Spore system like 3M ESPE is used to monitor sterilization. This comes with 20-year product history and ensures that the sterilization controls and standards are above the required standards.

Dental Training in India

Dental education in India is through a 5-year BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) course, which consists of:

  • Four years of study
  • One-year internship. This includes hands-on training under the supervision of professors.

Postgraduate degree/ Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) is a 3-year course. In this, there is practical teaching of one specialization.

Dental Training in India Dental Training in USA
  • 4 years of Dental School
  • 3 Years of Residency
  • 4 years of Bachelors & 4 years of Dental School
  • 2 years of Residency

 

Fellowship Programs: Doctors often do Fellowships in various fields to have advanced knowledge.

Quick Facts About Dentistry in India

India

The country with the second-highest number of dentists in the world

Karnataka

The State with the highest number of dentists and dental colleges in India

Dentists: Population Ratio

Karnataka – 1:5,23; India – 1:5,015; WHO ideal ratio – 1:1,7500

Source: Research Gate [10] & Medical & Research Publications [11]

Who Are Some Good Dentists in Bangalore?

Best Dental Clinic in Bengaluru, Karanataka, India

Dental Solutions, Bangalore
Dental Solutions
4.8 (1179 Reviews)
498, Ground Floor, 15th Cross Road, 2nd Stage, Indiranagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560038, India
Mon - Sat 10 AM to 6 PM, Sun 2 PM
  • State-of-the-art dental chairs
  • On-site dental laboratory, 3D advanced dental imaging room, and a dental sterilization area
  • A comfortable waiting area for patients and their travel companions

Quality dentistry + low-cost = Value for money!

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Dental Work in Bengaluru – Reviews

Patient Testimonial: Dental work in Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Dental Tourism in Bengaluru, India

Bangalore is a favourite among foreigners for cities to live in India and has been rated as World’s Most dynamic city. [12]


How to Reach Bengaluru, Karnataka, India?

There are flights from the US, Canada, UK, Australia, and the rest of the world to Bengaluru.

Kempegowda International Airport (IATA: BLR) is an international airport in Bangalore.

Flying time from major metropolitan airports to Bangalore airport (BLR)
City Duration No of stops
London (LHR) 10 hrs Non stop
Toronto (YYZ) 18 hrs 1 stop (layover: Delhi)
Melbourne (MEL) 14 hrs 10 mins 1 stop (layover: Singapore)
New York (JFK) 18 hrs 5 mins 1 stop (layover: Frankfurt)
Auckland (AKL) 28 hr 15 mins 1 stop (layover: Singapore)

There are direct flights from Canada, the UK, Australia and the US to Delhi and Mumbai.

You can also travel to New Delhi or Mumbai and from there to Bangalore.


Visa Requirements

Tourist visa: You can visit India as a tourist for a maximum of 180 days. Passport holders of some countries can stay up to only 90 days.

Note the count of days visa is valid for starts at the issue date, not your entry into the country. (E-visas start at the date of entry, though.)

Make sure your passport should be valid for 180 days or 6 months. Make sure there are at least two blank pages in the passport book.

It will take around three days to approve your visa or longer, depending on the circumstances. Each visa is approved individually.

Visa

Visa application for dental tourism in India

If you travel with your family, the individual visas might not be approved on the same day.

You can apply for a visa by visiting indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa. Click on “Regular Visa Application” to apply for your visa.


  • Emergency number: 112
  • Police: 100
  • Fire Fighters: 101
  • Ambulance: 108
  • Crime Emergency 1090
  • Traffic Emergency: 1800-11-6062
  • Blood Bank: 1910
  • Women Helpline No. 181


Tips to Remember

✅ According to CDC , travellers must get routine measles, hepatitis A, and typhoid vaccines.

✅ Cover yourself and dress conservatively to avoid unwanted attention. It is considered disrespectful to go to temples wearing too much-revealing clothes.

✅ You can get an international SIM card with TravelSim. It offers cheap data plans and the opportunity to top up your sim card during your trip.

✅ Generally, vendors quote a high price and expect you to haggle and buy at a lower price. If you are not careful, you may end up paying more than a reasonable price.

✅ Do not carry too much cash when you are in public places, also watch out for any pickpockets.

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✅ Ensure to carry toilet paper and a hand sanitizer. These may not be available in public bathrooms.

✅ You will notice that the sidewalks in India are poorly maintained or are not availble. And, cars do not stop at zebra crossings. So, be cautious while walking on the road.

✅ Do not get upset about people invading your personal space. People might ask personal questions, which merely indicate the locals’ polite interest in you.

✅ There will be bustling streets all day, so you can carry your earphones if you are not used to so much noise.


Places to Visit in Bangalore (2022)

Cuisines in Bengaluru

Bengaluru food will make you drool. There are countless delicious options for street food in Bangalore, a city bustling with affordable eateries.

Idli

Idli

dosa

Dosa

Conclusion

Dental work in Bengaluru, India, offers an affordable and safe solution to costly teeth treatment abroad.

Get the best care and high-quality treatments from top dentists and enjoy a relaxing vacation as a bonus.

FAQs

The cost of a tooth implant in Bangalore will range from $700 to $1,300, depending on the implant brand.

  • Bredent mini dental implant costs $450 – $550
  • Nobel Biocare zygoma implants cost $1,200 – $1,350
  • Same-Day Implant with Crown (Nobel Biocare) is priced from $1,050 to $1,200

Check out the dental treatment price list in Bengaluru for more information

The cost of full mouth dental implants in Bangalore is one-fourth of the US price and one-fifth of Australia’s price.

Below are the Bengaluru prices for full mouth reconstruction:

  • All-on-4/6 implants: $6,000 – $6,600
  • All-on-8 implants: $7,520 – $8,250

American and Australian dentists can charge $250 to $300 for a dental filling, while it costs only $45 in Bengaluru.

The cost of root canal treatment (RCT) can be around $75 to $110 in Bangalore but more than $1000 in the US or Australia.

Yes, all our dentists in Bangalore dental clinic are fluent in English.

Moreover, India is currently the world’s second-largest English-speaking nation. [14]

Bengaluru is much safer than many other cities in India However, it’s a large city, and you must always use caution. [15]

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