Top 5 Best Countries for Dental Work

Last Updated on January 9, 2023

Dental work can be expensive, and not everyone has good dental insurance coverage. For people willing to travel for their dental work, a few countries stand out as providing high-quality work at a fraction of the cost of what it would be in the United States, United Kingdom, or much of Europe.

There are many factors to consider when choosing where to have your dental work done. If you're looking for quality care at an affordable price, these five countries are definitely worth considering. 

1. Turkey

Turkey is consistently ranked top as the best country for dental work. It is home to some of the top dental experts in the world. We included some of our top recommendations below.  Patients and clients from all corners of the world come to Turkey for its world-class dental facilities in addition to its wide range of tourist destinations, including pristine beaches and rich historical sites.  Moreover, dental work in Turkey tends to be more affordable than in other regions of the world.  For instance, in Turkey, a single dental implant starts at $350 which is almost 70% cheaper than what you would ordinarily pay in the UK & US.  Additionally, clinics offer comprehensive medical tourism packages which include transportation, accommodation, medication, post-procedure care, and more.

2. India

India competes with Turkey for the best country for dental work title. It is generally considered one of the top destinations for dental tourism due to its rich background in medicine. Dental prices in India are averagely 70% lower than in the US. India is home to world-class medical and dental facilities as well as equipment. 

3.  Mexico

An estimated six million people traveled to Mexico for dental care in 2019. As expected, a good number of this population were from the US. Like all dental tourists, the primary reason was to save money while receiving the best dental care. Mexico isn't the cheapest destination on this list for dental work. The savings are closer to 55% or 60%. Fortunately, it's the only destination you can drive to from the US for dental work. Mexico is also home to notable dental specialists and impressive dental facilities. 

4.  Thailand

Thailand provides amazing dental work from trained specialists for a fraction you will pay locally.  Bangkok, Thailand, is home to world-class dental facilities, and affordable prices. As an Asian country, Thailand also has a rich background in medicine and experienced professionals.

5. Germany

Germany has always been at the forefront of excellent medical care. It is considered one of the best European countries for dental work. The country is renowned for its cutting-edge technology in dentistry. Though the cost of dental care may slightly be uniform in all European countries, you can expect a significant difference in the quality of dental care. 


So whether you're looking to save money or just want to combine your dental work with a vacation in a beautiful country, one of these destinations may be right for you. No matter which country you choose, be sure to do your research to find a reputable clinic that will offer you the best possible care.  

Our Top Recommended Clinics

Magic Smile

This clinic is based in the beautiful city of Antalya and is located near beautiful sandy beaches and an incredible waterfall. The clinic takes care of all your transportation and hotel needs, as well as arranges outings for you once you have completed your treatment. It is GCR internationally accredited and provides service in English, Dutch, Arabic, French, Russian, Danish, and Turkish. Not only do they offer exceptional dental care, but their prices are also incredibly affordable and their service is unparalleled. Among the many services they provide are e-max laminate veneers, dental implants, crowns, root canal treatments, and tooth extractions.

Antalya, Turkey

Turkeyana Beauty Clinic

As the top beauty clinic in Turkey, Turkeyana offers a wide range of aesthetic operations including rhinoplasty, liposuction, hair implants, and of course, dental work. One of their most popular procedures, the “Hollywood Smile” is a non-surgical cosmetic operation that involves placing veneers over the teeth to produce a bright and beautiful smile. They offer free consultations, transportation, accommodation and travel planning help. With over a thousand patient reviews and testimonials, Turkeyana the top recommended clinic in Istanbul and perhaps all of Turkey. Services include Hollywood Smile, teeth whitening, veneers, implants, as well as other aesthetic treatments. 

Istanbul, Turkey

Natural Clinic

Natural Clinic is located in Istanbul, Turkey. Natural clinic is known as the one-stop-shop for all your cosmetics needs. They provide hair transplants, aesthetic surgery, and dental services. This highly-rated clinic provides dental implants, endodontic surgery, and much more. Natural Clinic has over 900 reviews on Google and is a great choice for any international patient looking for affordable, high-quality dental care. Treatments available include aesthetic dentistry, dental implants, orthodontics, and more.

Istanbul, Turkey


DentSpa is located in Istanbul, Turkey. Dentspa is a highly esteemed clinic because it provides patients with a spa-like experience to ensure that you are comfortable throughout your dental experience. Dentspa offers dental crowns, invisible orthodontics, dental implants, and so much more. They even have some same-day dentistry services. DentSpa provides high-quality dental treatments to both local and international patients so make sure to book an appointment at this clinic today! They provide a variety of services such as Hollywood Smile, endodontic surgery, dental implants, and more!

Istanbul, Turkey

Kilikya Dental Clinic

Kilikya Dental Clinic is a boutique, family owned dental clinic in the beautiful city of Antalya, 10 minutes from the beach. The head dentist at Kilikya has over 44 years of experience providing high-quality dental services to both local and international patients. They provides services such as; dental implants, veneers, oral diagnosis and radiology, root canal treatment, orthodontic treatment, and more! Kilikya is a great option for those looking for a private, catered experience. You will never find their clinic brimming with patients, as they choose quality over quantity to provide you with the highest level of care and attention. They provide oral diagnosis and radiology, pedodontics, periodontology, dental implants, restorative dentistry, prosthetic dentistry, and so much more.

Antalya, Turkey

Perla Dental Clinic

Perla is located in the beautiful city of Antalya, Turkey. Perla is a highly recommended clinic that provides high-quality dental services such as dental implants, oral & maxillofacial surgery, aesthetic dentistry, root canal treatment, and much more. Perla provides international clients with a health tourism package that takes care of any and all needs a person may have. Their prices are incredibly affordable and they are equipped with the best modern technology and only hire the most professional doctors and staff. Some of their specialties include tooth stone cleaning, implants, root canal treatment, orthodontics, 3D jaw and dental tomography, and general dental care.

Antalya, Turkey


Based in Antalya, Turkey, We Cure aims to not only provide excellent quality of care but to couple it with a welcome and well-deserved relaxing Mediterranean break! They are committed to providing YOU the very best levels of service from the moment you enquire all the way through to arriving safely back home and with our 5-star aftercare, you will have complete peace of mind. They can help with dental implants, all-on-four & all-on-six, crowns and veneers, cosmetic dentistry, digital smile design, and oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Antalya, Turkey


ClinicExpert is an international healthcare hospital located in Istanbul. They specialize in surgical and non-surgical aesthetic treatments, including dental aesthetics, hair transplants, bariatric care, eye surgery, and more. ClinicExpert has treated over 95,000 patients from over 150 different countries. They focus on high-quality service and provide private transportation, five-star accommodations, multilingual staff, and after-care support. 

Istanbul, Turkey


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