Dental implants in Bogota, Colombia cost $795 USD
Millions of Americans and Canadians journey to Bogota, Colombia every year to have their dental implant procedures done for about a third the price, without a drop in quality of care.
A single dental implant procedure (titanium implant, abutment, and porcelain crown) is $1,385 USD in Bogota, Colombia, which is split between the 2-3 treatment phases.
Why is it so much cheaper? You’re saving on cost of labor as many dentists in Bogota, Colombia use the same dental manufacturers and materials as dentists back home.
Easily save thousands of dollars on dental implants by getting them done in Bogota, Colombia.
Dental Implants in Bogota, Colombia
|Titanium Implant, Abutment, with Porcelain Crown||$1,385|
|Zirconia Implant, Abutment, with Zirconia Crown||$1,500|
|"All on Four" (fixed acrylic bridge)||$7,895|
|"All on Six" (fixed acrylic bridge)||$9,580|
|Bone Graft and Membrane||$420|
Priced in USD
What goes into the total cost of dental implants in Bogota, Colombia?
As you may have come to understand, there are many variables to dental implant procedures. There are considerations like tooth extractions, bone grafts, membranes, temporaries, and other factors.
Get to know each part of the procedure and trip down to understand the total cost of getting dental implants in Bogota, Colombia.
Which type of dental implant procedure will you get in Bogota, Colombia?
There are many classes of dental implant procedures done in Bogota, Colombia. The most common being the individual dental implant procedure with a single titanium implant, abutment, and porcelain crown for $1,385 USD.
There are multi-crown porcelain bridges that are supported by one or two implants which can range from $1,700 - $3,000 USD, depending on how many implants (screws) and units (crowns) are used in the dental bridge.
Implant supported removable overdentures are dentures that clip in and out of place, held down by a set of 4-8 permanent implants per jaw. These range from $2,500 - $6,000 USD.
Additionally, there are extensive implant procedures called “All on Four” or “All on Six” where an entire set of fake acrylic or porcelain teeth are held down by 4-10 implants per jaw. They can range from $8,000 - $25,000 USD, depending on how many tooth extractions and implants.
At this scale, you can easily save tens of thousands of dollars on dental implants by coming to Bogota, Colombia. These procedures can easily reach up to $65,000+ in the US and Canada.
How many dental implants will you need in Bogota, Colombia?
Type of dental implant is one thing, how many is another. How many implant procedures will you need done in Bogota? Just one single implant procedure? How about a couple implant supported bridges? Maybe an “All on Six” procedure?
Will you need tooth extractions for your dental implants in Bogota, Colombia?
Though not required for all patients, you may need some teeth extracted in order for your dental implant procedure to be done. These are additional costs depending on your situation.
The type of tooth extraction varies. There are simple extractions for $90 USD, surgical/impacted ones cost $150 USD, and wisdom tooth extractions are priced at $225 per tooth.
Knowing the type of extraction and how many you will need will help you understand the total cost of getting dental implants in Bogota, Colombia.
What about bone grafts and/or membranes for your dental implants in Bogota, Colombia?
Depending on your jaw bone density, you may need a bone graft and membrane in order for your jaw to have enough bone to support implants.
This bone comes from bovine instead of your own body. A bone graft is $230 per gram and most patients that do need it, require 1-2 grams per tooth. Membranes are $190 USD.
3D panoramic x-rays are $70 USD
A 3D panoramic x-ray is needed before work begins. In Colombia, dental scans are done in nearby, separate facilities. A staff member of your dentist in Bogota, Colombia will escort you to make sure the right scan is done.
What about IV sedation for your dental implants in Bogota, Colombia?
IV sedation is not required for every implant procedure but they’re done under the following circumstances.
There are many implants being done at this time. Having you out cold will keep you completely still making it easier for the dentist to perform the surgery.
You may be squeamish and ask to be put completely under.
Single implants can be performed with a simple local sedative where you won’t feel a thing but will still be (groggily) awake. IV sedation is $470 USD in Bogota, Colombia.
How about temporaries for your dental implants?
Though not required, you may ask for a temporary crown solution for the 4-6 months in between dental implant phases. Remember, all implant procedures are done in 2-3 phases.
After the implant (the rod/screw itself) is surgically inserted into your jaw, it will take a few months for the bone and implant to fuse and heal.
During this time, you may decide to wear a temporary crown solution in the form of a partial or denture, or a combination of the two. This is done for aesthetic purposes or if you’d like to have additional support while chewing.
If you are accustomed to not having teeth there, you may decide you don’t need a temporary solution.
Temporary single crowns/flippers for $50 USD, partial dentures are $130 USD, and full dentures are $370 USD in Bogota, Colombia.
Get quoted by sharing previous x-rays and/or treatment plans
If you’re like many, you’ve explored getting dental implants back home but have been turned away by how expensive they are.
If you have copies of your current x-rays and/or treatment plan, please share them with your dentist in Bogota, Colombia. Medical information like this will make it easier to construct a more accurate quote and dental treatment plan.
Taking photos of your teeth is a good second choice
If you don’t have prior x-rays and/or treatment plans to review, taking photos of your teeth is the next best option available. We have a free online consultation form you can easily complete on your phone.
It’s a short form that will guide you in taking 5 specific photos we need to make a proper assessment.
Please note that these photos will not replace the need of taking 3D panoramic x-rays and/or having a physical clinical examination. This will simply help us make a more informed diagnosis.
Dental implant costs in Bogota, Colombia are split between phases
Dental implant procedures are typically done in 2 phases, sometimes 3. The first phase is where any tooth extractions, bone grafts, membranes are done and the implants themselves are surgically inserted into your jaw.
If you want temporary crowns, these are done at this time as well.
Four to six months later you will return for the second phase where the permanent crowns are placed on your implants, completing the dental implant procedure.
If you require a significant bone grafts, an additional trip prior to the first phase may be needed to ensure your jaw bone has enough bone to support dental implants.
Remember flights, hotels, food, and transportation costs when getting dental implants in Bogota, Colombia
The dental implant procedure isn’t the only cost you have to think about. Consider the flights, hotel rooms, food, and transportation. Though these are additional costs, you will still save thousands of dollars by coming to Bogota, Colombia for your dental implants.
It’s quick, easy, and cheap to get to Bogota, Colombia from the US or Canada. There are many direct flights.
There are lots of quality hotels in Bogota, Colombia to pick from. You can sleep in a great hotel for $40 USD a night or splurge and stay at a luxury hotel for just $150 a night.
Food is inexpensive, natural, and high quality as well. You can eat like royalty in Bogota, Colombia for just $15 a day.
Transportation is also cheap. Taxis are everywhere and you can also call a car using Uber whenever.
Please know that most dentists in Bogota, Colombia (like us) will also have a staff member pick you up from the airport, help you check into where you’re staying, and show you to your first appointment so things are as easy as possible for you.