If one thing unifies all people beyond our common humanity, it must be this: everyone hates going to the dentist. And this is no different when going to the dentist in Korea.
The instruments of torture, the one drill that makes that high-pitched EEEEEEEEEeeeEeEeeeeeee sound, the forced small-talk while a stranger pokes around your mouth…
Don't let the shiny surfaces fool you..
It’s a nightmare, let’s be honest. The memory of absurdly expensive dental bills home makes getting your teeth worked on abroad seem more absurd.
But wait! Going to the dentist in Korea can be much cheaper and just as professional as it is back home (even if they still have to reach for that drill, sorry). So you should definitely look into your options if you already live in Korea or would like to come for a visit. If you’re considering going to the dentist in Korea, here are three things you need to know.