Frequently Asked Questions about Dental Treatment in Turkey

What are the benefits of getting dental treatment in Turkey, and how much can I save compared to getting dental work in the United States?

Dental treatment in Turkey is an affordable and high-quality option for those seeking dental procedures. You can save up to 70% compared to getting dental work in the United States. Turkish dentists receive the same training and use the same materials and equipment as U.S. dentists. Plus, patients can enjoy Turkey's cultural landmarks while receiving dental care.

Is it necessary to speak Turkish to get dental treatment in Turkey?

No, it is not necessary to speak Turkish to get dental treatment in Turkey. Many dental clinics in Turkey have bilingual staff who can communicate with patients in English and other languages.

How long does a typical dental treatment take in Turkey?

The duration of dental treatment in Turkey depends on the type of procedure and individual needs. If an outsourced lab is required, it may add days to the stay.

Is there a guarantee if there is a problem with my dental treatment in Turkey?

Dental offices in Turkey guarantee their treatment, and some dentists offer a guarantee for up to four years. If there is an issue with the treatment, adjustments or redoing the work is done at no additional cost. However, additional costs and time may be incurred if there needs to be an adjustment.

What types of dental procedures are available in Turkey?

Turkey offers a variety of dental procedures, including routine check-ups, fillings, root canals, dental implants, teeth whitening, and orthodontic treatments. Specialized treatments such as cosmetic dentistry and periodontal treatments are also available.

Our approved dental offices in Istanbul offer a comprehensive range of dental procedures, including but not limited to:

- Dental implants

- All-on-4 permanent dentures (non-removable)

- Snap-on dentures (removable)

- Traditional dentures (removable)

- Porcelain, Zirconia, and E-max dental crowns

- Laser treatment for periodontal disease

- Root canals

- Cosmetic veneers

- Full restorative and cosmetic dentistry

- Dental bridges (full and partial)

- Implant-supported bridges

- Cleanings and fillings

- Mercury removal

- Periodontics

- Orthodontics

- Dentures


No matter what type of dental procedure you require, our approved dental offices in Istanbul have got you covered with state-of-the-art equipment and highly trained professionals.

Is it safe to get dental treatment in Turkey?

Yes, dental treatment in Turkey is safe. Dental clinics follow strict hygiene and safety protocols, and the Turkish government regulates dental practices to ensure they meet international standards.

Can dental treatment be combined with a vacation in Turkey?

Yes, many dental tourists combine their dental treatment with a vacation in Turkey. The country offers a rich cultural heritage, stunning natural beauty, and delicious cuisine. Patients can explore Istanbul's historic landmarks, relax on the beaches of Antalya, or take a hot air balloon ride over Cappadocia.

Is it going to be a painful process?

The treatment is a lot of work of several steps from shaving the teeth to root canal treatments so that why we make sure to numb your gums so you can’t feel any pain. It is normal to feel some sensitivity and swelling after the treatment but it heals with time.

How can I pay? Cash or Card?

We mostly prefer to take cash because banks may charge both of us. But if you decide to pay with credit, of course it is possible.

Is there any payment finance?

Unfortunately, we don’t plan any payment finance.

In case of a missing tooth, do I need an implant or a crown?

It depends on the width of the gap you have between the teeth. It may be wider enough for an implant or just for a bridge.

How long do they last?

With each treatment we give you a guarantee of a specific period of time; you can check all the details on this link.

Do you provide the Accommodation and Transfers during the treatment?

Yes, we do provide Accommodation in a hotel and a VIP transfer to pick you up from the Airport and drive you every time you have an appointment.

How long does the treatment take?

Dental veneers/crowns procedure takes 3-5 days, you can stay for 6-7 days in our hotel. – Dental implant procedure; if your gums and jaw bones are proper and strong enough it can be finished in a week. Otherwise the treatment will take 2 stages and there are 2-3 months between each stage.

What is included in the price?

The price we offer you consists your treatment + accommodation + transfers + dental x-rays + dentist examination + temporary teeth (until your treatment finishes) + mould guard (for the nights)

Will the veneers/crowns stain by the time?

No, we guarantee you that dental veneers/crowns will not stain at all.

Will the temporary teeth look like the final products?

Absolutely not, the purpose of temporary teeth is to prevent the pain and soreness on your shaved teeth until your final crowns/veneers are ready to be bonded.

Can I have implants done within 1 week?

If your gums and jawbones are suitable and strong enough it may be finished in 1 week. The Treatment of implants is normally divided in 2 steps : The first one is that you need to come for examination and for putting implants in your Jaw Bones which it lasts for 1 week. After 3 months you come again to put the abutments and the crowns.

How do I book an appointment in your clinic?

After discussing every detail about your treatment, we both need to agree on the date you will be here according to your availability. Then you can book your flight ticket, send us the details, so we can be able to book you in the hotel and arrange your appointment in our clinic. The nearest airpot you will land is Istanbul Airport.

Do you give general anaesthetic?

We don’t really want to give our patients general anaesthetic because the treatments we do take 2-3 hours. If the patient certainly wants to be put sleep, we can manage your treatment under general anaesthetic.

I have Diabetes; can I still get a smile makeover?

If your diabetes is under control either with medication and sugar levels normal, then there shouldn’t be a problem to come and have your teeth done. Just your healing processes for teeth and gums will take longer.

Do I need any painkillers or antibiotics?

If it is necessary you will be given some painkillers and antibiotics.

Will I feel any pain-sensitivity after the process ?

Experience of pain differs depending on body structure. Most of our former patients haven’t mentioned about pain at all, some have felt sensitivity and soreness after treatment.

In case of feeling soreness and sensitivity, this generally lasts roughly between 3 weeks to 3 months for your new smile to get back to normal.