If you’re having a facelift, a nose job or breast implants, going abroad means you can recover in privacy. Costa Rica, Colombia and Brazil offer prices as much as 70% cheaper than in the U.S., according to the Medical Tourism Association.
The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery has certified about 1,900 surgeons in 90 countries who meet its standards.
The most majestic plastic surgery retreat in Costa Rica!
“Doctors are good in Latin America because demand is so high,” says Edelheit. “Plastic surgery for breasts and lips is part of the culture.”
One possible location for cosmetic care: Hospital Universitario Fundacion Santa Fe de Bogota, in Colombia, which is JCI accredited.