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Dr. Ricardo Kriebel

Dr. Ricardo Kriebel has the deep experience
that comes with caring for many patients
over a career of nearly 40 years

Dr Ricardo Kriebel

Dr. Ricardo Kriebel received his dental training in the United States.  He is a Doctor of Dental Surgery specializing in Prosthodontics. Dr. Ricardo Kriebel earned his Master of Science degree after completing a three year residency program at The University of Indiana in the U.S.A. After graduating, Dr. Ricardo Kriebel returned to practice prosthodontic, cosmetic, and general dentistry in Costa Rica.  He quickly became a recognized leader in prosthodontics, especially cosmetic dentistry, in Costa Rica

With a lifetime dedicated to prosthodontic and cosmetic dentistry, Dr. Ricardo Kriebel is recognized for his extensive experience in both complex and simple restorative cosmetic dentistry.  There are thousands of crowns and bridges in his portfolio.  He is often consulted by other doctors both in- and outside of Kriebel Dental Clinic

While he is not currently accepting new patients, Dr. Ricardo Kriebel is a highly skilled prosthodontist who shares his profound experience and expertise in developing the best treatment plans for Kriebel patients. He frequently travels to international conferences and seminars for his own professional development.

Dr. Ricardo Kriebel practices at Kriebel Dental Clinic. Kriebel Dental is known for its attention to patients and quality prosthodontic dental care. The Kriebel Dental Clinic specializes in restorative, implant, and cosmetic dentistry; oral surgery; and endodontic procedures. This includes dental implants, crowns, veneers, all–on-4/6, and full mouth reconstructions. Kriebel Dental Clinic is located on the north side of La Sabana Park, in San José, Costa Rica.

Dr. Ricardo Kriebel delights in coffee, conversations, and good laughs.  He has a gift for understanding your concerns and making patients feel comfortable. His concern for others is demonstrated daily is his treatment preparations and gentle patient care.  Healthcare can sometimes be a hurried, in-and-out experience these days, but not at Kriebel Dental. Through his example, Dr. Ricardo Kriebel helps keep a steady pace at Kriebel Dental without losing our high priority for patient education.  At Kriebel Dental, our doctors, our International Patient Coordinator, and every member of our staff; are determined that you receive as much time as you need.

Dr. Ricardo Kriebel is a wonderful listener and enjoys spending time discussing treatment solutions for patients.  In this way, both his patients and all Kriebel patients benefit from his remarkable skill and success rates. Dr. Ricardo Kriebel’s warm friendliness combined with his professionalism are just some of the reasons why his schedule is filled with returning patients.  Dr. Ricardo Kriebel’s patients are the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th generation patients of the families he’s cared for over a lifetime of service.  Like all patients at Kriebel Dental Clinic, these patients feel like family.   Indeed, they are family!  You will be welcomed into our Kriebel family, too!

When not attending his patients, Dr. Ricardo Kriebel plays tennis, is an avid reader and an amateur photographer.  He specializes in natural outdoor & landscape photography.

Dr. Ricardo Kriebel is an active member of the:

  • American College of Prosthodontics
  • American Dental Association
  • John F. Johnston Society for Advanced Partial Prosthodontics @ The University Indiana School of Dentistry (Past President)
  • Costa Rican College of Dental Surgeons
  • Costa Rican Academy of Prosthodontics (Past Vice President and founding member)
  • Chicago Dental Society
  • Academy of Operative Dentistry
  • Fellow of the International College of Dentists
  • Fellow of the Academy of Dentistry International