Meet Our Staff
Dr. Jairo Vargas
Director - Surgeon
Clinic director and specialist with international postgraduate courses in oral surgery, dental implantology and maxillofacial procedures.
Assists dental and surgical activities of patients, and provides the necessary instrumental material during procedures.
Coordinator of the treatments and programming of surgeries (Clinic or Hospital), appointments, quality control and budgeting.
Phone and personal attention to the patient, elaborates the clinical records, manages the agenda, appointments and the organization of the times.
OUR PRACTICE COSTA RICA DENTAL SURGEON
Our office, located in San Pedro de Montes de Oca just opposite from Banco Popular, are equipped with the most advanced equipment and we follow the strictest safety procedures. We adhere to the highest sterilization and cross-contamination standards required by the American Dental Association. You will find our rates very affordable and we invite you to contact us about your dental needs.
Over the years we have treated many patients, and often their friends and relatives as referrals.
Our patients have come seeking the finest in Costa Rica dental care.
We wish to extend our appreciation and thanks to the many satisfied patients. And we also want to thank their practitioners who referred them to us.
Graduated from the University of Costa Rica Dental School.
Completed studies in oral and maxillofacial surgery at the Ruprecht-Karls University in Heidelberg, Germany.
Currently a faculty member at the Dental School of the University of Costa Rica teaching Oral Surgery.
Chief of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the National Hospital San Juan de Dios.
Fellow at the International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Fellow at the European Dental Implantologists.
Fluent in English, German and Spanish.
In addition to being an active member of the Oral and Maxillofacial Academy of the Costa Rica Dental Society, Dr. Vargas has published case study research in the prestigious national dental journal Odontologia Actual. Since 1994, Dr. Vargas has held the title of Chief of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the National Hospital San Juan de Dios in San Jose a University teaching hospital with 600 adult beds.
Education in University of Costa Rica.
Post graduate Training: At the Oral and Craneomaxillofacial Surgery Department in the Head Hospital at the University of Heidelberg, Germany.
Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon.
Member of the International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Member of the European Dental Implantologists.
14 years as an Associate Professor of Post-graduate Program University of Costa Rica.
Best student award 1986 School of Dentistry at the University of Costa Rica.
Second best grades 1986 of all medical sciences at the University of Costa Rica.
Over 70 lectures given on dental implants, oral surgery at different Conferences in Costa Rica and overseas.
28 years of professional experience.
19 years of oral and maxillofacial surgery and dental implants practice.
After 17 years as Chief of the Department of oral and maxillofacial surgery of Hospital San Juan de Dios, now Dr. Vargas dedicates his gained experienced for the private practice on dental implants and at the dental School as teacher of oral surgery.
22 years of experience as University teacher on the Oral surgery department.
Teacher and Instructor of the post-graduate program for
Dental Implants (Aknowledge at the C.R. Dental Board).