A tropical paradise located south of El Salvator and boarders the pacific ocean and the Caribbean sea. With its ideal location Costa Rica has an incredible ecosystem, perpetuated by the dry season from December to April and the remaining months having the flourishing rainy weather. There is a great deal of eco conservation by Costa Ricans as a means to preserve the stunning volcano’s, rain forest, beaches and all the natural habitats of it’s occupants. Day trekking through the lush forests and witnessing butterflies, monkeys, frogs and countless other wondrous creatures is a site to behold.
Costa Ricans are generally a very warm, gregarious group of people that are predominantly well educated and gracious. A little known fact about Costa Rica is that the country has no military and therefore is able to spend a larger amount of it’s national budget on health care and education. Costa Rica has been one of the world leading destinations for medical tourism with short and direct flights from the southern US. San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica, has three JCI accredited hospitals and is known for their high volume of dental, orthopedic and plastic surgery clients that visit Costa Rica specifically for treatment each year. Because of this high volume of clients, specialized private hospitals and recovery centers are available, providing a variety of safe, quality medical procedures.
The average temperature in Costa Rica is 22 degrees and the country is easily accessible through small hopper planes that can travel easily from coast to coast. Clients will often choose to recover from their procedures privately, by the ocean while enjoying the sun and sand. Traveling to Costa Rica for medical procedures offers clients the ability to save money and have an amazing destination in paradise at the same time.