America Dental is located in the most privileged area of San José, where elegance, fun, good taste, and health are combined. Avenida Escazu is the first multi-purpose urban development in Costa Rica, and the most cosmopolitan avenue in the whole country.
The best shops and restaurants can be found here in one place. Our patients will have access to all services, hospitals, pharmacies, hotels, car rentals, banks, ATMs, and supermarkets.
The entertainment is not far behind. Avenida Escazu has also cinemas, and occasionally there are special outdoor events. Although this is the most elite upscale place in the city, it is also possible to eat for affordable prices at the food court.
To take care of your health in an integral way, in Avenida Escazu you can eat healthy, and work out your body in a fitness center. Jogging around the neighbourhood is another alternative that locals and visitors enjoy.
This extraordinary business and residential complex not only offers all the services you need but also high security and comfort. Avenida Escazu gives you the best lifestyle, prestige and exclusiveness.
Costa Rica Location
The most visited Central America country has a population of around 4.8 million people, of whom nearly a quarter live in the metropolitan area of the capital and largest city, San José.
Although this is a very small country with only 51,100 square kilometres (19,730 square miles), which represents 0.1% of the earth’s surface, it contains 5% of the planet’s biodiversity. In Costa Rica there are about 500,000 species and it is considered the country with the highest biodiversity per square kilometer in the world, in accordance with the National Institute of Biodiversity (INBio).
Costa Rica is known for its progressive environmental policies. Around 25% of the country’s land area is protected national parks and protected areas, the largest percentage of protected areas in the world.
Tourists prefer Costa Rica because of its natural attractions, the weather, high human development, and security. This country has beautiful beaches in both sides Caribbean and Pacific shores, as well as amazing volcanoes and waterfalls.
Visitors love the tropical weather year around. There is a dry season from December to April, and a rainy season from May to November. However, the country has many microclimates depending on elevation and topography of each particular region.
The country ranks first places in the Human Development Index of Latin America every year. Costa Rica has the lowest murder rates in the region, and enjoy greater peace and more consistent political stability compared with most of the Latin America nations.
Costa Rica has been ranked twice the happiest country in the world in the New Economics Foundation’s Happy Planet Index, that’s the reason why “ticos” usually say “Pura Vida” instead of “hello”.
Just 100 meters away from our dental office is located Hospital CIMA San José, the most prestigious medical speciality center in Costa Rica with greater projection in Central America for having reached the highest international health standards.
Hospital CIMA San José offers hospitalization, surgery and maternity services. This health center has Intensive Care Unit for adults and newborns, gynecology and obstetrics service, emergency service, respiratory therapy, and psychiatry service.
All services of preventive diagnosis and treatment of diseases are available with high quality standards, and the latest in medical technology: Magnetic resonance, CT scan, mammography, radiology, ultrasound scan, densitometry, fluoroscopy, and nuclear medicine.
Patients have access to the laboratory and pharmacy 24 hours a day. Hospital CIMA San Jose has also ATMs and private parking with surveillance.
This hospital is located in the best area of the city and has plenty of experience and reputation in dealing with foreign patients, since it has been a pioneer in medical tourism in Costa Rica.
Costa Rica is not only the preferred country for Americans to spend their vacations but also to stay and make this paradise their new home. Costa Rican – American relations have been historically very close. At least 41% of Costa Ricans approve of U.S. leadership, while only 15% disapprove it, and 44% is uncertain, according to the 2012 U.S. Global Leadership Report.
Although Spanish is the official language in Costa Rica, about 10.7% of Costa Rican adult population also speaks English well. Adult English proficiency in Costa Rica is the highest in Central America and the 4th in the whole Latin America, according to the 2016 EF English Proficiency Index.
Americans feel very comfortable in Costa Rica because they can communicate with many people without problems. In America Dental we not only speak your language but also understand your culture. We know that the United States has one of the best health services in the world but we also know that it is one of the most expensive.
Costa Rica is ranked top five destinations worldwide for affordable, high quality dental treatment, that’s the reason why American people prefer the high quality and affordable prices America Dental offers.