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Dental Procedures

Learning about dental procedures is overwhelming.

You didn’t go to dental school so the dental procedures and treatments seem like a foreign language.

Dental Departures will help you understand the basic dental treatments and techniques available globally. This dental procedure library will help you research dental treatments, learn about the dental treatment options you have available and what you should know before visiting a dentist overseas.

  • Implants

    • Dental implant cost - Canada
      Find out the cost of dental implants in Canada and around the globe. Canadians pay on average $3,975 for their dental implants. Canadian patients can save up to 70% on their dental implants when they visit a global dentist in Mexico, Costa Rica and Thailand.
    • Zirconia Dental Implants
      Zirconia ceramic dental implants or titanium dental implants? Here's what you should know!
    • All on 4/6 Dental Implant Systems
      Find out about All-on-4/6 dental implants. What are the pros and cons? Will they look like my own teeth? How are they different to overdentures?
    • Dental implant costs around the world
      Find out the cost of dental implants around the globe
    • How long will it take to have my dental implants completed?
      All about dental implants: what they are, how long it takes to be treated, and how to get a treatment plan and quote before you leave home.
    • Immediate & Conventional Dental Implants Explained
      Want to know how long it will take to finish your dental implants? Dental implant procedures are complex surgical procedures, but have a high rate of success when performed by a qualified professional. There are three categories of implants that are commonly used, and the type of implant your dentist uses often determines the amount of time needed. The three types are: conventional dental implants, immediate placement dental implants, and immediate loading dental implants.
    • Mini Dental Implants Explained
      Mini dental implants are a viable alternative to traditional dentures. Mini implants offer a feasible option for patients to secure their dentures, alleviating denture movement which often leads to discomfort.
    • Sinus Lift Surgery Explained
      Sinus lift surgery is a bone graft procedure. Sinus lifts are performed in order to prepare a site for a dental implant in the upper jaw.
    • Cheap Dental Implants
      Looking to save thousands on your dental implants? Let us help you save up to 80% on your dental implants...
    • Fillings

      • All about dental fillings
        What are dental fillings? Why do we need them? How are they done? Why are the prices so different? How long do they last. Everything you need to know about dental fillings.
      • Removing your amalgam fillings
        Amalgam filling removal is a relatively straightforward process where your dentist will break-up and dislodge the filling using a drill.
      • Dentures

        • Implant supported removable dentures
          Implant supported removable dentures are fully removable dentures that are supported and attached to an implant by either a ball or bar attachment. An implant provides a stable base for dentures without the need for dental adhesive.This results in a much more satisfactory outcome for denture wearers with regard to look, feel and overall security of their dentures.
        • Sedation Dentistry

          • Sedation Dentistry - what are the options?
            Sedation dentistry is an excellent option for patients who have dental phobia, anxiety, require extensive care, or who just want to 'check out' during their dental treatment.
        • Tooth Extraction

          • Post-Surgery Care (Extractions)
            Post-Surgery care is important following oral surgery and recovery may be delayed if this care is neglected, In most cases, the recovery period lasts only a few days
          • Laser Dentistry

            • A Guide to Laser Dentistry Abroad
              Learn more about Laser Dentistry abroad with information about how laser treatment is used, the advantage of laser dentistry, whether is is safe and why you would have laser treatment abroad.