Cancun, Mexico, has become a popular destination for US and Canadian citizens looking for affordable health care. Due to its convenient location along the southern border of the United States and the relatively low cost of travel related to its geographical position, it is a very attractive option for medical care. Thousands of Mexican Americans also return to their home countries to take advantage of health care costs. The number of medical tourists in Cancun, Mexico is estimated between 150.000 and 200.000 people a year, and savings are on average between 50 and 75%. At the most sought origin for its cosmetic and dental procedures, Cancun, matures as a medical tourism destination. Many of his private medical facilities are on par with US facilities, and doctors are often trained in the United States, Canada, or Europe. Additional procedures such as bariatric (weight loss) surgery, orthopedic procedures, and stem cell therapy became popular for medical tourists. Cancun is the destination No. 1 Tourism in Mexico with direct flights and packages from almost all major cities in North America; 90 located minutes from Miami, its location on the Caribbean Sea with kilometers of white sandy beaches make it a wonderful place to recover after a procedure. Cancun has a thriving private medical industry offering a variety of medical and dental procedures.
Why dental implants often the first choice and standard of care compared to other options to restore missing or damaged tooth?
Close to natural teeth.
Solid and stable, a dental implant restores a lost tooth so that it looks, feels and works like a natural tooth. Other solutions may they lead to a deterioration of the bone, and interfere with your way of eating, smiling, talking and other activities of daily life.
Reimbursement of dental care by health insurance is really not at the level of contributions. It is recognized, with the glasses, it is the major weakness of the French system.
Example The rate under agreement by the social security system for a dental crown is 107,48 euros, reimbursement by the Health insurance thus amounts to EUR 75,23. The actual rate applied by dentists may vary between 200 and 750 euros.