According to the GCR’s latest analysis of Best Dental Clinics 2018 in Costa Rica, Goodness Dental ranks as the leading clinic in Costa Rica, when it comes to overall international clinic reputation. A total of 334 dental clinics were included in the study. The average GCR dental clinic quality score was 2.90. This demonstrates the huge range of rising healthcare standards available in the country.
The GCR – Global Clinic Rating, the leading provider of healthcare clinic ratings worldwide. It aggregated and analyzed dental clinics throughout Costa Rica during 2018 including dental clinics in San José, San Rafael, Pozos, and others.
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Dental clinics were ranked according to their GCR Score, against other clinics in the same country on the level of apparent expertise, services, facilities and patient outcomes available by the clinic. The GCR feedback score for the clinics includes patient rating scores from Google & Facebook and other independent rating providers.
Top 10 Dental Clinics in Costa Rica
Goodness Dental ranked #1 with a GCR Score of 4.61 and ranks in the Top 20 from 126,000 dental clinics monitored worldwide. Furthermore, followed by the Costa Rica All-on-four Dental Implant Center (4.55) and CONFIDENTAL CR (4.16). Learn the names of Top 10 Dental clinics in Costa Rica in GCR report (PDF version).
Moreover, it’s important to point out that the GCR Scores may change daily. It depends on what has been recently changed within clinics’ expertise, facilities, services and patient feedback. Every little change in clinic’s profile can affect the overall GCR Score of that particular clinic.
Medical tourism in Costa Rica
According to the portal “Patients beyond borders”, Costa Rica ranks in the Top 3 healthcare systems in Latin America. The life expectancy of inhabitants is also pretty high – 79.7 years. Thanks to the high-quality healthcare system, this country is visited by the huge number of foreign patients, especially from US, Canada and the European Union.
Moreover, the most popular are dental treatments (dental implants, all on 4 dental implants, teeth whiting…) and cosmetic surgery. Most of the international patients decided to undergo the treatments in the capital of Costa Rica – San José. Because of the rising number of patients coming from different countries around the world, the private hospital & clinics started to offer also different specialization as eye surgery, bariatric surgery (weight loss), orthopaedics, etc.
Due to growing trend of medical tourism in Costa Rica, some clinics decided to get international accreditation. This means, that 3rd party did personally visited and checked if the clinic operates above the international standards.
Four clinics in Costa Rica have achieved the GCR international accredited clinic status:
- Goodness Dental
- Costa Rica All-on-four Dental Implant Center
- Tabash Dentistry
- Morera Fujiwara. Odontología Integrada
Download the GCR’s full report – COSTA RICA: Best Dental Clinics in 2018 (English Speaking) to discover the names of the other dental clinics that made it to the Top 10 dental clinic list in Costa Rica and to find some brief statistics of these clinics.
- The report in PDF version: COSTA RICA: Top 10 Dental Clinics in Costa Rica in 2018 (English Speaking)
- GCR Current Ranking: COSTA RICA
- Video: COSTA RICA: Best Dental Clinics in 2018
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