WTF Anyone had dental work in Mexico?

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  1. Triple835

    Triple835 Well-Known Member VIP

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    I need a crown and just happen to be traveling to Mexico next month. I've read a lot of good things, believe it or not about getting work done at the right clinic. The prices are usually half. I got a quote of just over $900 from my local dentist to finish out my treatment after a root canal. I'll be in the Cancun / Playa Del Carmen area and am just curious if anyone from these forums have had work and could recommend a clinic down there.
     
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    Mmmm, surprisingly helpful.
     
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    I know a guy that went to dental school in Mexico because he had shitty grades in college. He practices now in NH and I notice that there is no mention of his education on his website. Knowing his academic skills, I wouldn't send my dog to him. There were no admission process when he went, if the check cleared, you got in. They taught in Spanish.
     
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    Yes, they put fillings in my asshole.
     
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    Gain a crown / lose a kidney. Seems like a fair trade.
     
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    Why stop at dental work?
    You should just go there for all your medical procedures
     
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    A few people in my family have - no complaints.
     
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    Until you get the dentist that owes the cartel money.
     
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    More like acciDENTAL
     
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    idiotbox Looking for a dime and found a quarter. VIP

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    No and I wouldn’t.
     
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    "Nobocaime?! Wha yo poosy o sumtin?! Bi dow on is posicle steek. Nobocaime! Ay chee wa wa!"
     
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    You get what you pay for.....read the fine print first.
     
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    No dentist experience down there, but last May my wife was CRAZY hung over one day on our vacation and I found a doc that loaded her up with IV's for $100. She was back at it by 2PM. Would do again.
     
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    I wouldn't trust them just for a crown... spend the money and be safe.
     
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    I've been researching it and have read many good reviews. Any idea if that had the work done in the Cancun / Playa Del Carmen area?
     
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    Go in for a crown and come out with a sex change.
     
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    No. Surprisingly, Tijuana. Plenty of Californians go there for dental work (and other things...)
     
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    I'm sure like anything else, you can find reviews online of docs in the area. If you can find a highly rated one, I wouldn't hesitate.
     
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