Dental X-Ray Guanacaste

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What is a Dental X-Ray?

Dental X-rays are procedures where photographs of the teeth and mouth are taken to diagnose dental and oral disease or adverse dental conditions. An extensive examination of the patient’s mouth and teeth is done on the first visit to a dentist. This usually involves the use of X-rays. X-rays help dentists detect dental and oral problems that are not easily visible to the naked eye.

How is a Dental X-Ray performed?

Dental X-rays are either intra-oral or extra-oral. The film is placed outside the mouth and the image is taken for an extra-oral X-ray. The film is placed inside the mouth and the image is taken for an intra-oral X-ray. Depending on the machine used, patients may feel pressure on their cheek for a few moments when the dentist focuses the camera.

What does a Dental X-Ray show?

X-rays allow the dentist to see, bone loss, gum disease, dental infections, positioning of wisdom teeth, oral cysts or abscesses, tumours, jaw fractures and foreign objects in the mouth or teeth.    

Are Dental X-Rays safe?

Dental X-rays are the safest among X-rays and patients are exposed to very little radiation. Dentists use digital X-rays that are less harmful than traditional X-rays. Patients should tell the dentist about any existing health condition or if they are pregnant.  The dentist will not use X-rays to risk the health of patients unless absolutely necessary.

What are the alternatives to taking a Dental X-Ray?

Alternatives to the dental X-ray include Cari vu, a diagnostic device using transillumination technology and the Diagnodent laser assisted diagnostic device.

We have all the information you need about public and private dental clinics that provide dental x-ray in Guanacaste. Compare all the dentists and contact the dental x-ray clinic in Guanacaste that's right for you.

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4.6 / 5  Outstanding
from 149 users
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Coco Dental Care

El Coco, Guanacaste
Coco Dental Care is a Dentist in Guanacaste. To contact them for additional information simply fill out the contact form.
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3.2 / 5  Good
from 101 users
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The Dental Plan Costa Rica

Hermosa Heights, Playa Hermosa
Rating from 1 Review Highly recommended!Janessa, US, 29 Nov 14

Sylvia was amazing, and really nice. The treatment went very well. Playa Hermosa is beautiful. Dr. Levy was also wonderful, very nice and knowledgeable. They were very accommodating through my entire process, and I couldn't be happier. Highly recommended! Thank you Dental Plan!

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3.1 / 5  Good
from 4 users
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Dr. Sestrada

Guanacaste Province,, Liberia,, Costa Rica
Dr. Sestrada is a Dentist in Liberia. To contact them for additional information simply fill out the contact form.
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4.4 / 5  Excellent
from 92 users
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Ballestero Dental Care

Torre Medica Pacific Plaza Hospital Cima Guanacaste, Comunidad, 5001
Rating from 1 Review The experience was amazingMichael, Canada, 02 May 18

Two dentists in Canada recommended dental implants in place of my lower teeth. I was on vacation in Costa Rica and decided to get another opinion. I first approached another dentist in Coco but was turned off by his manner. I then sent my file to Dr. Ballestero. From that moment it was clear that Dr. B was different! He phoned me in Canada to discuss the recommendations and ultimately he recommended I do not go the full implant route. Not only was the cost less than 1/4 of the quotes I received in Canada - but the time, and care, and concern were far superior to what I had been receiving or have ever received from a dentist. I had the work done in March 2018 and the experience was amazing. Dr. Ballestero's professionalism coupled with his caring manner are unmatched. If there was a way to give him more than 5 stars I would! I would happily recommend Dr. Ballestero to anyone considering any level of dental treatment.

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4.2 / 5  Excellent
from 192 users
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Dental Clinic O.C.I. - Liberia

JUST 5 MINUTES AWAY from Liberia INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Daniel Oduber LIR, Liberia, in front of Liberia´s main hospital, downtown, Liberia
Our Liberia Clinic is JUST 5 MINUTES AWAY  from Liberia INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Daniel Oduber and nearby touristic zone, it is also located in front of the main Hospital.  We can pick you up at the airport if this suits best for you. MAKE SURE you arrive in the Liberia Airport (not in San José)!! O.C.I. Dental is a serious organization, involving clinics spread all over Guanacaste province, along the Pacific coast in Costa Rica. Our first stated clinic is our Tamarindo point, established 10 years ago. Later on, our Liberia city clinic opened its doors 5 years ago. And finally, but not last the Huacas town clinic nearby Flamingo beach and Playa Grande opened just a month ago. We offer all kinds of dental treatments offered in Europe and the U.S.A; general dentistry treatments and all dentistry related specialty treatments.  We take care of children and adults. We offer special attention to disabled people.  A group of professionals with national and international experience will take care of  you. We count with 1 full time D.D.S. for each of our clinics and a whole crew of dental certified specialists, one for each different specialty. Dr. Roberto Salazar Umaña D.D.S. - Latin American Sciences and Technology University ULACIT  Dr. Adriana Patricia Múnera García University San Martín de Colombia 1995 University of Costa Rica 2000 Specialists: Dr. Fabian Fernandez Flores Orthodontist Universid
Single X-Ray (bitewing or periapical) from $20
1 day
1 other location in Guanacaste for Dental Clinic O.C.I. - Tamarindo.

Dental Clinic O.C.I. - Tamarindo

79 km northeast from International Airp
3.5 / 5  Good
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North Pacific Dental

Tamarindo, Royal Palms Plaza # 13, Guanacaste
Rating from 21 Reviews All in all a very professional teamGareth, houston, 21 May 17

I visited Dr. Diego Vernava to replace a 15-year old partial denture with an "All on 4” dental implant. Communication with Dr. Diego was always prompt and informative whether by email or in person. Dr. Diego is an extremely likable guy who, with his easy-going manner, has a talent for putting his patients at ease. Our first face-to-face meeting was in February 2017 where he examined my teeth, recommended the “All on 4” treatment and arranged for me to get a CT Scan to check bone loss in my upper jaw. The next visit, two months later in late April / early May 2017, involved multiple appointments over an 11-day span where I had 10 teeth extracted, four titanium posts installed, all culminating in the fitting of the dental implant. The entire 2-hour process was flawlessly executed and thanks to local anesthesia, completely painless. Following the extractions and the drilling of the post holes and installation of posts, Dr. Diego prescribed some pain killers in case I experienced some pain – incredibly, I had no need to take them. I experienced some mild discomfort due to swelling, but medication was prescribed to deal with that and it did so effectively. The surgical process itself was conducted by Dr. Alejandro Marin and assistant surgeon Dr. Joaquin Vega who flew in from the capital, San Jose. They went to great lengths to make sure I was comfortable and feeling no pain. Since returning to Houston, other than sounding a little like Sean Connery, I have had no problems with my new dentures and assume that my speech will adapt to them in time. After checking pricing for the same process in Houston I would conclude that this is great value for money since it was a third of the price I would have paid here. I should add that my wife was so impressed with Dr. Diego that she too decided to have him replace a crown which he did for a reasonable price. I found Dr. Diego on the web and selected him based on reviews I read. The North Pacific Dental office, only a 10 minute drive from Tamarindo, is clean, air-conditioned and well-equipped. I would have absolutely no reservations recommending North Pacific Dental for any dental needs. All in all a very professional team.

Excellent jobJohn, Georgetown, 12 Feb 17

I broke the corner of my back tooth off and had Dr. Diego in Tamarindo rebuild the tooth. Excellent job. Price was great. Very satisfied. Excellent dentist.

Dental X-Ray $20  -  $25
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