Dayo Dental Blog

articles, Dental Cost in Mexico, Dental Implants, Dental Procedures, Dental Travel Tips

Good Evening Arizona News Video: Arizona resident crossed the border near Yuma to get dental implants in Mexico. She replaced her dentures with dental implants and saved $13,000.

Almost every dental practice in Mexico advertises the full range of dental implant procedures, even the most complex types. In the USA, many dental clinics don’t have the same advertisements; many don’t even offer dental implants. Why?

Implant dentistry varies tremendously in terms of complexity and the required skill level. Every dental surgery is different. A dentist can prepare as much as he wants before the implant surgery, but once he is in surgery, surprises may come up that only his knowledge and experience will ensure success.

In Mexico, many dentists take short courses (as short as one weekend) and start advertising Read More


articles, Dental Cost in Mexico, Dental Tourism Tips, Dental Travel Tips

A woman undergoes a root canal at the dentist. The doctor's hands are wielding the drill and pick, and the assistant is keeping the site irrigated.A woman undergoes a root canal at the dentist. The doctor's hands are wielding the drill and pick, and the assistant is keeping the site irrigated.

When it’s pain, we all want fast relief.  One of the quickest ways to relieve toothache is to get a root canal in Mexico.  You can just get up early the next day, drive south to the border, and get a same-day root canal in Mexico.

Yes, same-day.  No need to wait weeks to get an appointment with a US dentist.  (In some parts of Canada, it could literally take months to get an appointment with a root canal specialist.)

With just a few hours of driving, you can save up to 70% by going to Mexico for a root canal.  The cost of a root canal in Mexico (with a post) is only $320.  In the US, the cost is around $1,000 to $1,300.  Some of the top root … Read More


articles, Dental Cost in Mexico, Dental Implants, Dental Procedures, Dental Tips, Dental Treatments & Procedures

Two of the four tooth implants are angled with All on 4 dental implants.  The tooth implants are installed on the front jaw bone.Two of the four tooth implants are angled with All on 4 dental implants. The tooth implants are installed on the front jaw bone.

Interested in getting All on 4 dental implants in Mexico?  We would like to help.

All on 4 dental implants by Nobel Biocare was a game changer when it came out several years ago.  It continues to be an excellent full upper or lower teeth replacement procedure.  Since then, other dental implant manufacturers have introduced their own line of implants using the same tilted dental implant technique.

Here at Dayo Dental, we work every day with All on 4 dental patients who go to Mexico to get this same procedure successfully at a much lower cost.  You save tremendously.

The typical price for an All on 4 procedure in the US is $25,000 to $30,000 per arch.  For the full mouth, you are looking at close to $60,000.

In Mexico, … Read More


articles, Dental Cost, Dental Cost in Mexico, Dental Implants, Dental Procedures, Dental Treatments & Procedures

Imagine smiling with friends at your favorite steak joint. With your brand new perfect Hollywood smile, you bite on a medium-well steak with confidence.

Want to get your smile and confidence back? Full mouth dental implants are your best lifelong investment. You deserve it.

But, you don’t have to mortgage your house or dip into your retirement funds. Consider getting your dental implants in Mexico. You can save $5k – $15k. Some patients even save $20k – $50k for full mouth dental implants.

It’s often challenging to understand the cost of full mouth dental implants. Simply put, you would like an idea of the cost before you travel to Mexico. You’ve probably found yourself asking questions like:

  • How much do full mouth dental implants cost in Mexico vs US? Is
Read More

Dental Cost in Mexico, Dental Procedures, Dental Treatments & Procedures, General Dentistry, Orthodontics

How much is a tooth extraction? The first step is to know if you are getting a simple, surgical or wisdom tooth extraction.How much is a tooth extraction? The first step is to know if you are getting a simple, surgical or wisdom tooth extraction.

Sometimes, we are left with the option of last resort: tooth extraction.

For many of us, the last memory of a tooth extraction is that time when we were a kid, the first time we saw a dentist. Fortunately, dental extraction technology has made great improvements in making tooth extraction as painless as possible nowadays.

But before you go to the dentist, it’s better to have an idea of the average dental costs. How much is a tooth extraction?

In order to answer that question, it’s important for you to know that there are 3 major classifications of dental extractions:

1. Regular (Simple) Extraction

Regular extraction is usually done to prepare for orthodontic treatment. It is also done when a tooth is broken, severely decayed or has not erupted … Read More


articles, Dental Cost, Dental Cost in Mexico, Dental Implants, Dental Tips, Dental Treatments & Procedures, FAQ

The key to pricing dental implants is understanding its 3 components: post, abutment and crown.The key to pricing dental implants is understanding its 3 components: post, abutment and crown.

As a dental tourist, you’ll get the biggest savings and value by travelling to Mexico for dental implants. The difference between how much dental implants cost in Mexico vs the US or Canada is in the thousands. With just one single tooth implant, you can justify the short travel to Mexico, especially if you can just drive to the US / Mexico border.

How much are dental implants in Mexico? The average cost of dental implants in Mexico from a good Mexican dentist is $1400 – $1800. That includes all the components of a full tooth replacement – the cost of the titanium post, abutment, and porcelain crown. The corresponding cost of a full tooth replacement in the US is $3500 – $5500. In the Canada, the average cost of … Read More


articles, Dental Cost, Dental Cost in Mexico, Dental Tips, Dental Travel Tips, FAQ

Even with savings of 50-70%, extensive treatment patients such those that need full mouth restoration, still seek financing for  their visit to the dentist in Mexico.Even with savings of 50-70%, extensive treatment patients such those that need full mouth restoration, still seek financing for their visit to the dentist in Mexico.

When you choose to have your teeth cared for by a dentist in Mexico, you are already making a major dent in the bill you will receive – 50-70% is typical. But if you’re one of the many who look to Mexico for dental care because they need major restorative work, you may still be wondering how you’re going to finance your teeth. Most Mexico dental clinics don’t offer financing for your dental work. For example, a full-jaw implant-based restoration in the USA can run to $30,000. Even with 50-70% discount, that is still a chunk of change!

Can you use CareCredit in Mexico?

Unfortunately not right now. CareCredit is the USA’s most comprehensive dental financing provider, and we get a lot of inquiries about using Care Credit to … Read More


articles, Dental Cost in Mexico, Dental Travel Tips, Industry News

The New Phenomenon of Dental Tourism across the U.S.-Mexico border

Today, there are many Americans who travel to foreign countries such as Mexico for their dental work, despite the convenience of visiting their local U.S. dentist which are just a few blocks away from their house. The lure of Mexican dental tourism is price and quality.

Every year, many Americans travel south of the border because of lack of dental insurance or inadequate dental insurance. Dental tourists include clients just passing by for a $30 dental cleaning all the way to clients in need of full mouth reconstruction, but have been quoted $30,000 to $50,000 by their U.S. dentist.

History of Dental Tourism in Mexico

The dental tourism trend started several decades ago along the border towns of Mexico, … Read More


WordPress Lightbox