Tag - Affordable Dentistry

First Visit to Prisma Dental – FAQ’s

Welcome to your first appointment at Prisma Dental, we are overjoyed to have you with us today. We understand that your oral health is a priority in your life and your priority is ours too. Today we would like to answer some of the most frequently asked questions about how to arrange your stay while visiting Costa Rica for the first time. How can I get to Prisma? Prisma Dental is located at a prestigious zone just 20 minutes from the International [...]

5 Top Reasons Why You Should Choose Prisma Dental

Experience and Tradition Both Dr. Josef Cordero and Dr. Thelma Rubinstein boast of over 30 years of experience, with a list of thousands of happy patients who do not regret coming over to Costa Rica and giving Prisma Dental the chance to make a major change in their lives. Dr. Josef Cordero is a world-class oral surgeon and Dr. Telma Rubinstein is renowned for her expertise in full-mouth restoration and aesthetic work. Quality At Prisma Dental we do not only assure [...]

Make Most of Our Green Season

One of the most interesting questions that tourists make when they come over to Costa Rica is: “Does it rain all the time?” Many of them are unaware that Costa Rica is a country with only two seasonal stations: a rainy season (from May through November) and a dry season (from December through April). The rainy season has been dubbed by the tourism industry as the “Green Season”, the reason is quite obvious, most tourists expect the worst [...]

Costa Rica as a World Reference of Excellence

Lately Costa Rica has taken the whole world media and social media by storm, the stage is the World Cup 2014. As our national team of soccer players advanced, more and more people around the world were searching online about our country and looking for some type of reference. After all, we are a relatively small country with a population with less than 5 million. Where is Costa Rica? What are they good at? What do they produce? Are they [...]

Debunking Medical Tourism Myths

Costa Rica is becoming a hot spot for patients seeking medical and dental care from countries such as the United States, Canada and Europe. But for these patients to make such a decision they had to do a lot of research and also overcome some perceptions about what it is to have their procedures done in a place which considered to be a third-world country. Over the years, we have observed that there certain “fears” based on myths patients have about [...]

Costa Rica is one of the Original Retirement Destinations

According to Annual Retirement Index, a report by International Living, Costa Rica ranks #4 and is considered to be one of the world’s top retirement havens. “Costa Rica is one of the original overseas retirement destinations. It’s been welcoming expats for more than 30 years: a legacy of the year-round warm weather, as well as longtime political stability and public safety.” Besides all the natural beauty that Costa Rica offers, since it is the “original” retirement haven, it makes it [...]

2014 Customer Service Award from WhatClinic.com

Congratulations, It gives me great pleasure to say that Prisma Dental has been awarded the 2014 Customer Service Award from WhatClinic.com. Only a tiny fraction of clinics made the high standards needed to win. We have added the award to your brochure listing, which is proven to increase patient enquiries and patient conversion. Congratulations and well done! (more…)

Dr. Telma Rubinstein at the The New York Times Travel Show

This weekend Dr. Telma Rubinstein attended The New York Times Travel Show. The New York Times Travel Show, the largest consumer and trade travel event of it's kind in the U.S., featuring travel to Africa, Asia, Australia/South Pacific, Canada, the Caribbean, Europe, Latin America, Mexico, US and Prisma Dental. Dr. Rubinstein went to represent our amazing clinic and our beautiful country, both ideas put together help define a not so new trend called medical tourism. The Times Travel Show included a full [...]

The Enigmatic Story of the Ruins of Cartago

The capital of San José is where most of the population lives and where practically all of its activities whether they are social, economical or transaction based is located. Leaving the capital to explore more of what the country has to offer is a way to connect with nature and with the essence of our country. There is a type of charm when you decide to take the hold of the wheels and drive your way around, it is the [...]

Whale Watching in Costa Rica

Did you know Costa Rica is the perfect place to watch whales? Whale watching has become quite popular with Tourists over the last years; it’s an activity which seeks to preserve the natural state of whales and dolphins, allowing you to catch a glimpse of them playing in their natural habitat. If you are interested in this kind of exciting ecotourism activity there are plenty of tours for you. These types of tours will usually involve sailing out to the sea [...]