Every year, millions of people travel from USA and Europe to India for its tourist destinations. But recently, there is a heavy inflow of foreign tourists to India not only for tourism but also for Dental tourism
Dental treatments in the west are exorbitant. This is coupled with high medical insurance and health costs and long waits for specialists. India has a number of cities with modern and state-of-the-art medical and dental facilities.
In India, specialists are readily available for consultation and the costs are much lower than in the west. This makes India the hot destination for dental tourism.
is a unique concept that combines the dental treatment and special tourism packages for patients.
Dental procedures may be lengthy and time consuming. This fact can be used to couple some other activity along with ongoing dental treatment. The best option would be to go around and see places nearby.
People from other countries are therefore coming to India for a thorough and affordable dental treatment in cities of their choice and also to enjoy some of the tourist destinations nearby.
Dental clinics in India are offering treatments like surgical extraction of teeth, extraction of impacted wisdom teeth, flap surgery, teeth whitening and other cosmetic dentistry procedures. These procedures are very expensive abroad. In spite of combining tourism packages with dental treatments, the cost works out much cheaper than the dental treatment abroad. This is what drives dental tourism.