San José, Costa Rica

Medical Design 240

With a team of surgeons and medical professionals fluent in English and trained in Latin America and Europe, MD 240 is an exclusive destination for aesthetic medicine and plastic surgery.

Anti-aging

Anti-Aging

Liposuction Experts

Breast Experts

English Speakers

Take the First Step

Working Hours

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

Monday

9:00 AM -
8:00 PM

Tuesday

9:00 AM -
8:00 PM

Wednesday

8:30 AM -
5:30 PM

Thursday

9:00 AM -
8:00 PM

Friday

9:00 AM -
8:00 PM

Saturday

9:00 AM -
1:00 PM

Sunday

Closed

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Meet Your

Surgeon

Highly trained, English-speaking plastic surgeons serving an international clientele in San José, Costa Rica

Dra. Navarette

Dr. Christine Navarrete

Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Navarrete is a Chicago native with over 15 years of experience as a medical doctor and plastic surgeon. She is an expert in anti-aging procedures, laser medicine, and cosmetic surgery.

English, Spanish

Education

Medical Doctor
University of Medical Doctorate

Masters in Cosmetic Surgery
IESM-UCR. Mexico

Masters in Laser and Phototherapy in Dermatoaesthetic Pathology
University of Barcelona. Spain

Master’s degree in Antiaging Medicine and Longevity
University of Barcelona, Spain

Continuing Education

Specialization in Aesthetic Medicine and Healthy Longevity
University of San Carlos of Guatemala.

Postgraduate on Obesity
Favaloro University, Argentina

Postgraduate in Cosmetic Surgery of the Head and Neck
IESM, Mexico

Postgraduate Degree in General Rotary Surgery
IESM, Mexico

Diploma in Healthy Longevity
AAA, Guatemala

International Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine
UIME, Argentina

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 areas in a vibrant area.

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On April 1st, 2022, Costa Rica repealed all COVID travel restrictions and additional entry requirements.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