Liposuction in San Jose

The Ultimate Guide to Liposuction in San Jose

Last fact-checked: 1 October 2020

Find out more about undergoing liposuction in San Jose, Costa Rica and save up to 70% when booking with Medical Departures. 

Why Have Liposuction in San Jose, Costa Rica?

The cost of having medical procedures, including liposuction, performed in Costa Rica is also much lower than in the US. Featuring state-of-the-art facilities and well-trained doctors, Costa Rica is a convenient option for patients traveling from the United States or Canada.

Patients traveling to San Jose for liposuction can also take advantage of numerous attractions, including many museums and parks. Other nearby attractions include Manuel Antonio National Park and Monteverde Cloud Forest. The warm and welcoming environment in Costa Rica is yet another reason to have liposuction in San Jose, potentially combining a vacation before undergoing surgery.

Finding a Reputable Surgeon with Medical Departures

It is always a good idea to conduct your own research before booking your procedure to ensure you select a reputable clinic and surgeon. Medical Departures helps in this way by offering a list of thoroughly vetted surgeons and clinics. Our background checks include:

  • Checking qualifications, affiliations and professional memberships, such as with the International Association of Plastic Surgeons.
  • Carrying out legal and criminal checks.
  • Performing in-person visits to gain an idea of how things are performed at that facility.
  • Speaking to actual patients who have been treated at particular facilities and or have experience with different surgeons.

We only include clinics and surgeons on our list when we are completely satisfied with our findings. Booking with us also ensures you get the best prices online, as well as 24/7 support while you are there. 

What Is the Cost of Liposuction in San Jose Compared to the US and Canada?

The average cost of liposuction in San Jose, Costa Rica is $1,200 (EUR €1,090, AUD $1,613, GBP £843) compared to $6,000 (EUR €5,379, AUD $8,391, GBP £4,159) in the United States.

Please note that these are approximate figures calculated at the time of writing. Check out some of the latest prices on offers, as well as photos, reviews and surgeon profiles at these top clinics in San Jose for liposuction:

What Now?

Learn more about our quality-checked medical clinics and see what they have to offer you.

To book your appointment for liposuction in San Jose, Costa Rica, simply follow the steps on our site to secure the best prices online for your treatment. You can also find our more by connecting with our Customer Care Team who are on standby 24 hours a day. 


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