Visiting The Facility
Because of its proximity to the United States, Mexico has become one of the top destinations both for medical tourism in general and for weight loss surgery in particular. Our bariatric surgery practice is conveniently located in Tijuana, Mexico, which is the most affordable city to have bariatric surgery performed in. Just because treatment is affordable, however, does not mean that you are compromising your safety or the quality of care. At the bariatric surgery center of Dr. Fernando Garcia, your safety is their highest priority. They hold themselves to the highest standard of excellence because they want you to receive the outstanding care that you deserve - the sort of care that will transform both your health and your life. To learn more, read our FAQs page, or reach out to us today.
Experienced, Exceptional Doctors
Dr. Garcia is a specialized bariatric surgeon who have distinguished themselves in a number of ways. Each has performed thousands of bariatric and metabolic surgical treatments, and they work side-by-side to provide supremely safe and effective outcomes care. Their work includes performing successful surgeries on patients who may not be candidates at other practices for reasons including revision surgery, or extremely high BMIs. A medical practitioner for nearly twenty years, Dr. Garcia is a former medical chief at a hospital in Tijuana, and a current professor of advanced laparoscopy at the University of Tijuana Medical.
What Tijuana Bariatrics' offers
Tijuana Bariatrics coordinates a wide variety of advanced weight loss treatments that can be completely customized to fulfill your unique needs. The high-quality services that we provide include:
- Gastric Banding Surgery
- Gastric Bypass Surgery
- "Mini" Gastric Bypass Surgery
- Gastric Sleeve Surgery
- Gastric Plication
- Duodenal Switch Surgery
- Bariatric Surgery Revisions
What You Should Know Prior to Receiving life changing Bariatric Surgery
Before you undergo bariatric surgery, our weight loss specialists must first evaluate your medical history with a comprehensive medical questionnaire. In order to qualify for weight loss surgery, you must have a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or higher. Because the practice is based at Hospital CER, the surgical team is able to provide a wider range of treatments, perform and analyze tests prior to surgery, and accept high risk patients who are in need of bariatric and metabolic intervention.
Because we value honesty, we strive to establish a high level of trust and communication with our patients. If discovered that you have failed to disclose information about your medical history upon arrival at Hospital CER in Tijuana, you may be refused treatment. If you are curious to learn more about weight loss surgery, we provide answers to several commonly asked questions.
Changing the Way You Look and Feel
Our desire is to enhance your quality of life through bariatric surgery so that you can feel as though nothing is holding you back from achieving your life's goals. Affordable weight loss surgery that is safe and effective will help you reclaim your health and your life. The higher your BMI, the greater your risk of developing serious, life-threatening conditions such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, degenerative joint disorder, sleep apnea, asthma, and high cholesterol.
Contact the Surgery Coordinators at Tijuana Bariatrics
Rather than aiming for perfection, we suggest that you aim to be better today than you were yesterday. Make the conscious choice to take control of your weight by living a healthier lifestyle. With the help of world-class surgeon Dr. Garcia you can gain the tools you need to lose weight and keep it off! Contact the bariatric surgery practice of Dr. Fernando Garcia to speak with the highly trained weight management professionals about your case and how best to achieve the results you want from weight loss surgery.
“Dr. Garcia is awesome. I chose bariatrics vertical sleeve surgery. I've lost 85 lbs. since January 2017. No complications... I regret not doing this years ago.” Debbie M.