Dental tourism causes a mouthful of trouble

li-dentist-2377997-620.jpg
Dental tourism can be a tempting offer. However some stories will leave your teeth chattering (Spencer Green/AP).
Part dental visit, part vacation.

Dental tourism appeals to the deal seeker who can't resist the temptation of combining a sun-soaked holiday with cheap dental work.

In this next case we hear about a deal that was too good to be true, leaving our next patient with a mouthful of trouble.

Deanna Konjolka is a Kamloops grandmother.

She works part-time in a garden centre.

She discovered that when it comes to getting dental work done in foreign countries it's buyer beware.

Download Flash Player to view this content.

Previous Post
Next Post

Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.

Latest BC News