San José, Costa Rica

OG Center

With a team of dentists and medical professionals fluent in English and trained in the US and Europe, OG Center is a go to destination for advanced smile restorations. An in-house dental lab ensures fast, effective treatment for even the most discerning patients.

Implant Experts

Warrantied Care

Shuttle Service

English Speakers

Take the First Step

Working Hours

For major procedures, please book at least 2 weeks out. 

Monday

8:30 AM -
5:30 PM

Tuesday

7:30 AM -
4:30 PM

Wednesday

8:30 AM -
5:30 PM

Thursday

8:30 AM -
5:30 PM

Friday

8:30 AM -
5:30 PM

Saturday

8:00 AM -
12:00 PM

Sunday

Closed

“They gave me my superpower back!”

OG Center offers cutting edge treatments that minimize pain, reduce recovery time, and offer functional results that look amazing. 

With an industry leading lifetime warranty on dental implants, and a 6 year warranty on crowns and veneers, you can rest assured knowing that you’ll get the results you are looking for. 

With a growing team of bilingual professionals, OG Center has a focus on providing major surgeries and procedures for foreign patients. An in-house lab ensures your treatment will be timely and a shuttle operated by the clinic will ensure that making your appointments is a breeze.

OG Center is located in the safe, upscale neighborhood of Curridabat.

Satisfied

Patients

OG Center offers outstanding care and support from the initial airport pickup to your final day in Costa Rica. OG Center stands behind your treatment with a lifetime warranty on dental implants and a 6 year warranty on crowns and veneers. 

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Vetted Doctors

Meet Your

Dentists

Highly trained, English-speaking professionals serving patients from the US and Canada in San José, Costa Rica

Dr. Oscar Guzman

Dentist, Founder

Dr. Oscar has 13 years of experience placing dental implants, and is highly skilled in CAD/CAM technology and guided surgery.

English, Spanish

Education


Doctorate of Dental Surgery
Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología (ULACIT), 2009

Member, American Dental Association

Continuing Education

Bonding and Cementing Zirconia Restorations: Current Clinical and Scientific Information
Progressive Online Learning Program Dental XP, 2020

Fellowship in Implantology
University of Miami, 2020

Adhesive Dentistry: From Direct to Indirect Restorations
Progressive Online Learning Program Dental XP, 2018

Osseodensification: A Paradigm Shift in Implant Dentistry
Progressive Online Learning Program Dental XP, 2018

Certified CEREC Trainer
Sirona Dental Academy, 2016

Digital Implantology
Sirona Dental Academy, 2016

Digital Dentistry
Sirona Dental Academy, 2016

Oral Medicine and Paediatric Dentistry
Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología (ULACIT), 2016

Critical Concepts in Implant and Gingival Surgery; Flap Designs, Suture Techniques and Soft Tissue Management
 Progressive Online Learning Program Dental XP, 2015

The Digital Dental System: Intra-Oral Scanning and Design
Progressive Online Learning Program Dental XP, 2015

Modern Approach of Full Arch Immediate Loading
Progressive Online Learning Program Dental XP

Tissue Engineering and Platelet Derived Growth Factors: Evidence Based Therapy Progressive Online Learning Program Dental XP, 2014

Controlled Ridge Splitting
Progressive Online Learning Program Dental XP, 2014

Visual Esthetic Smile Design: Driving the Restorative Plan
Progressive Online Learning Program Dental XP, 2014
 

The Basics of Root Coverage Surgery with Acellular Dermal Grafts: A Step by Step Live Patient Demonstration
Progressive Online Learning Program Dental XP, 2014

TMD, Parafunction and Occlusion for Natural Teeth and Implants: Diagnosis and Management
Progressive Online Learning Program Dental XP, 2014

A Treatment For The Prevention of Mandible Edentulism: All On Four For The Mandible
Progressive Online Learning Program Dental XP, 2014

Diagnostic Sciences: Orofacial Pain
University of California Los Angeles, School of Dentistry, 2009

Dr. Sergio

Dr. Sergio Segura Duarte

Dentist

Dr. Sergio specializes in offering invisible aligners.

English, Spanish

Education


Doctorate of Dental Surgery
Universidad Latina de Costa Rica, 2021

Continuing Education

Digital Orthodontics With Aligners
Dr. Patricia Brenes, 2022

Thermoplastic Orthodontics
Techtitute, 2022

Procedures & Pricing

All procedures include free airport pick up and drop off and a shuttle between your hotel and the clinic.

Procedures over $18,000 USD include a free hotel stay.

Our Recovery Suites in

San José, Costa Rica

Two blocks from the clinic, our recovery suites are the ultimate place to rest and rejuvenate.

Close to restaurants, grocery stores, and shopping in a vibrant area.

The Best Places to Stay in

San José, Costa Rica

Relax and Recover in These Beautiful, Affordable Hotels.

Hyatt Place

Pinares

A great midrange option in a commercial area east of the clinic.

The Radisson

Tournon Neighborhood

A quiet, relaxing hotel with a gorgeous pool, just a mile north of downtown.

El Presidente

Historic District

A beautiful, upscale hotel walking distance from museums and restaurants.

Frequently Asked Questions

How will COVID affect my trip?

On April 1st, 2022, Costa Rica repealed all COVID travel restrictions and additional entry requirements. You will just need a valid passport.

Will I experience any pain?

Dental implants are typically placed under local anesthetic and is recommended for most patients. IV Sedation with an anesthesiologist is available for $550 USD per hour. You will be prescribed pain medication and an oral rinse. 

Are my dental implants guaranteed?

OG Center offers a lifetime warranty on dental implant procedures. On top of this, Apollo Medical Travel offers a $500 USD travel credit in the event that your warranty is activated.

What materials will be used?

OG Center uses US-made Zimmer Biomet titanium implants. Crowns and bridges are made in an in-house dental lab of acrylic, for temporary prosthetics, and zirconia for final prosthetics. 

Where do I need to fly in?

You will need to fly in to the Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO). SJO offers direct flights from across the United States and Canada. When you arrive, your driver will greet you with a sign and a smile and take you to your hotel. 

Where should I stay in San Jose?

We’ll help you choose a great hotel or AirBnB close to the clinic! Most of our patients stay in AirBnBs in the upscale Escalante neighborhood. For those who would prefer a hotel, we recommend considering the Radisson and the Presidente. Your friendly driver will shuttle you back and forth to the clinic from your hotel.

Take the First Step

Working Hours

For major procedures, please book at least 2 weeks out. 

Monday

8:30 AM -
5:30 PM

Tuesday

7:30 AM -
4:30 PM

Wednesday

8:30 AM -
5:30 PM

Thursday

8:30 AM -
5:30 PM

Friday

8:30 AM -
5:30 PM

Saturday

8:00 AM -
12:00 PM

Sunday

Closed