Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

Fertility, Pregnancy, and Childbirth After Gastric Sleeve Surgery

May 28, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Fertility Pregnancy

Gastric sleeve surgery can improve fertility in obese women, and can even reduce risks and complications during pregnancy and childbirth.

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Gastric Sleeve Can Increase Life Expectancy

May 24, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve

Gastric sleeve surgery can positively affect your life expectancy, reducing your risk of death from obesity-related illness and health conditions.

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Can I Drink Coffee After Gastric Sleeve?

May 20, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Coffee

Many gastric sleeve patients wonder if they can drink coffee after their weight loss surgery. Find out the answer from our bariatric surgeons.

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Gastric Sleeve and Anemia: What Patients Should Know About Their Diet After Surgery

May 16, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Side Effects Anemia Diet

Anemia is a potential side effect after gastric sleeve surgery, though issues with iron deficiency are also more likely following gastric bypass.

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Tijuana Bariatrics Is Now Based at CER Hospital

May 15, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery

Tijuana Bariatrics is now located at CER hospital, a state-of-the-art facility dedicated to laparoscopic surgery and cosmetic plastic surgery.

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