Are you considering having dental implants in Turkey? So, here are the top 4 facts you need to know before you fly to the country to get your dream smile.
- Professional specialists are available
Every dental implant patient deserves to be treated by a specialist with extensive training and experience. Specialists are better than a regular dentist for dental implants since they have advanced training that helps them have a better understanding of dental implants. They train on both pre- and post-operation methods to prevent complications and to help you heal faster. It is very easy to find a dental implant specialist in Turkey. Many of these specialists received their education and training overseas, allowing them to have the same high-quality skills as specialists in other Western countries. These specialists are also skilled at complex procedures that are sometimes needed to be performed along with dental implants, such as a bone graft or a sinus lift
- Dental implants in Turkey are 40% to 70% less expensive
In most Western countries, dental implants can cost a fortune. However, due to Turkey’s lower cost of living, you can enjoy around 40% to 70% ‘discount’ of what you would pay in countries such as the United States and the United Kingdom. In clinics like Pendis Dental in Istanbul, the price of dental implants is as low as $559. There is a huge gap in the price when you compare it to clinics in the United States, which usually offer a single-tooth implant for at least $3,000.
- Checkout Turkeys famous landmarks
Depending on the type of implants you are getting as well as any preparatory treatments required for your case, you will have to attend two to three appointments. This means that you will need to stay in Turkey for several days or a week. But don’t worry, you can check out Turkey’s famous landmarks in between each appointment, just make sure to follow your dentist instructions to avoid any unwanted complications.
- Numerous dental clinics are equipped with advanced technology
Dental clinics in Turkey are known to offer high-quality dental implants. Dental clinics, specifically those certified and approved by the Turkish Ministry of health usually have a full on-site laboratory that enables them to have full control over the quality of products and equipment used in the provision of dental implants. Some of these dental clinics, such as IŞILTI Dental Clinic, are armed with some of the most sophisticated dental technology and they have fully qualified Dental Technicians with extensive experience who work along with the specialists. Some of these clinics have smile design software, 3D Tomography, soft tissue lasers, and CAD/CAM milling machines. Also, many dental clinics in the country are accredited by international accreditation, so you do not have to worry about their quality and standards. For instance, Hisar Intercontinental Hospital and Acibadem Taksim are both accredited by JCI, while Istanbul Aesthetic Center and Lifemed Medical Center are accredited by ISO.
How Dentists Insert Dental Implants, watch this short video
Of course, we can’t rule out the possibility that some dental clinics in Turkey are only in it for the money. This is why it is important to choose your dental clinic carefully. Head to MyMediTravel and scroll through their list of excellent dental clinics or ask the team for some help!