The cost of dentistry in developed countries seems to rise constantly, and as a result, Aussies and Kiwis are travelling in their thousands to Thailand. The island of Phuket is popular for dental implants as the prices are low and the quality of care is high.
There are many factors to consider when you are travelling to Thailand for dental treatment, including the cost of travel, cost of treatment, and perhaps most importantly the quality of treatment. This review will help you decide if you should travel for that dental implant you need:
High-Quality of Treatment
The first thing you should consider when travelling for affordable dental implants in Phuket is the quality of treatment. Substandard care will just lead to more cost to rectify problems so you should make sure you the clinic in Phuket you choose is world-class. With Dentists in Phuket, this information is readily available.
Most of these dentists in Thailand have studied abroad and are aware of international practices as a result. The clinics are also full of modern technology and in many cases purpose-built. The following clinics have been highly recommended by past patients:
How Much Do Implants Cost?
Dental implants are much more affordable in Phuket than at home, as shown in the comparison below:
- Australia: AUD 5,098
- New Zealand: NZD 5,238
- Phuket: AUD AUD 2,630 / NSD 2,871
On average you will pay less than 50% of the cost at home although you should note that the prices above are approximate. Please check our current prices for your selected clinic for estimated costs of treatment.
How Do Clinics Provide Affordable Treatment?
There are a number of factors that help the clinics keep their prices low. The first thing that the clinics do is hire their staff locally. The local staff are paid less salary as the cost of living in Thailand is low. They are fluent in English and provide excellent care to patients, but they enable the clinics to provide care for less. This saving, as well as lower rent and other costs are passed on to customers.
In Phuket, dental implants are inexpensive and high-quality. You can get more information about the top clinics by contacting the customer support team or book an appointment online at Dentists in Phuket.