Can't Afford Dental Implants in the US? Then Consider Los Algodones


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Save thousands of dollars on a range of dental treatments, including normally expensive implants, in the Mexican border town of Los Algodones - with help from Dental Departures.

Find and book an appointment with one of our fully-verified, high-quality clinics and enjoy low-cost dental care just steps away from the US-Mexico border.

With savings of up to 70% to be made, it's time to stop putting off a visit to the dentist. Find out more with this quick Algodones guide. 

Why Is Los Algodones an Ideal Choice for Dental Treatment?

Now considered to be the dental capital of the world, Los Algodones offers more than 300 clinics and 900 fully-trained dentists.

Known as "Molar City," patients from across the United States with a valid passport can easily enter this Mexican town to enjoy highly-affordable dental treatment—saving thousands of dollars.

Due to its accessibility and breadth of choice, tens of thousands of North American patients seek out Los Algodones every year. Search our site and you’ll find a large collection of quality-checked dental clinics within close proximity of the US-Mexico border.

Thanks to the dental care explosion in Mexico, Dental Departures is proud to work with a range of reputable dental clinics in Los Algodones, providing high standards of service and top-notch care.

Many of our best dentists in Los Algodones have received training in the US: board-certified with memberships to reliable organizations such as the American Dental Association. Contemporary clinics, the latest dental equipment and English-speaking staff ensure a rewarding clinical outcome and customer service experience.


Clinics in Los Algodones - Overview

Our state-of-the-art partner clinics ensure patients receive first-rate treatment at the best prices—guaranteed.

Dental Departures prescreens every dentist with whom we work in Los Algodones, resulting in the best possible dental experience for those booking through our platform.

Check out our dental implant reviews, virtual clinic tours and images at these recommended Algodones dentists:

What Is the Price of Dental Implants in Los Algodones Compared to Home?

Patients can expect to make savings of up to 70% across the board compared to prices in the US and Canada. See the example price comparison for dental implants below:

  • Dental implants in the US: $3,913

  • Dental implants in Canada: $5,026 CAD

  • Average price of dental implants in Los Algodones: $1,250

[Please note that these are estimated prices at the time of writing. See our individual clinic listings for latest prices.]

Why Choose Los Algodones?

Situated within walking distance from Southern California and less than seven miles from the Arizona border, Los Algodones is within easy reach by car for many patients from Phoenix, Tucson, San Diego, Orange County and Los Angeles.

With a plethora of dentists all within a five-mile radius, it is no wonder this town has been dubbed “Molar City.” Savor its burgeoning restaurant scene or enjoy a little retail therapy thanks to inexpensive shopping stands and stores all over the city. 

Perhaps most important, affordable medical services (such as low-priced vision clinics if you’re seeking a new pair of glasses or an eye exam) and reliable discount pharmacies make Algodones the ideal destination for dental tourism.

Where to Stay in Los Algodones?

The Hacienda is the only hotel in Los Algodones. However, Dental Departures can assist with complimentary or discounted stays at numerous hotels within close proximity to Yuma, which is less than a half-hour away.

You'll find that the better clinics offer shuttles to and from your Yuma hotel, or directly from the nearby international airport.

How to Book?

When you are ready to book your treatment in Los Algodones, contact our dedicated Customer Care Team. They are on hand 24/7 to assist with any queries via our online chat facility, by e-mail or on our toll-free number.


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This article is meant for information purposes only and is not intended to be dental advice or instructions for dental diagnosis or treatment. Please consult with your dentist or a qualified dental professional before starting or changing dental treatment