Our Team


Using the best of dental technology, the ConfiDental Costa Rica team helps our patients achieve a nearly perfect, healthy smile. At ConfiDental Costa Rica, we believe in preserving a patient’s healthy, natural teeth to provide the foundation for a lasting smile. Our team of dental specialists and oral surgeon ensures that our patients have access to the highest quality, most comprehensive dental care available.

We invite you to schedule a consultation, learn about the many services we have to offer and see how we may assist you in achieving a ConfiDental smile.

Dr. José V. Garita Carrillo
Founder, DDS

Dr. Jose Garita is one of the most respected dentists and dental surgeons in Costa Rica. A third generation dentist from the most recognized dental family in Costa Rica, Dr. Garita is a favorite among American and Canadian patients for more than 20 years.

Dr. Jorge Andrés Santamaría

Based in Escazú, San José, Costa Rica, Dr. Jorge Andrés Santamaría Villalobos is a dedicated and highly skilled prosthodontist, known for his extensive training and commitment to excellence in dental care.

Dr. Vanessa Flores
Endodontist Specialist – DDS

Graduated from the Latinoamerican University of science and technology (ULACIT) in 2012, Posgraduated Endodontic Certificate from the National University Andrés Bello, Santiago de Chile, 2017. Professor in endodontics, National University Andrés Bello, Chile. Master degree in Education from National University Andrés Bello, Chile. Member of the Chilean endodontic society. Private practice since 2012 and limited from endodontics since 2017.

Dr. Eduardo Elías Gazel
Periodontist, DDS

Dr. Eduardo Gazel earned his Bachelor’s degree in Dentistry and DDS from the Universidad de Costa Rica in 2014. He followed this with a Specialist Degree in Periodontics from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana – Bogotá, Colombia.

Dr. Susan Montero
Orthodontist, DDS

Bringing over two decades of professional dedication to the forefront of dental healthcare, Dr. Susan C. Montero Masis is a renowned specialist in orthodontics.

Dr. Luis Carlos Valverde

Dr. Valverde is a highly experienced anesthesiologist. He has a notable focus on general and regional anesthesia and IV sedation for dental procedures. During his career spanning over a decade in private and hospital settings, Dr. Valverde has developed robust expertise that complements his commitment to patient safety and medical education.

Fabiola Acosta
Specialized Dental Assistant

Flor Porras
Specialized Dental Assistant

Benjamín Naranjo
International Patient Coordinator

Kathy Villalobos
International Patient Coordinator

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