Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

Tijuana Bariatrics is Now Offering and Accepting Medical Tourism Coverage

August 31, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Plastic Surgery Dentistry

Tijuana Bariatrics now accepts medical tourism insurance for bariatric surgery, plastic surgery, and dental surgery patients.

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As a Gastric Sleeve Patient, Why Do I Get Hiccups After Eating?

August 30, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Side Effects Hiccups

Some gastric sleeve patients complain of hiccups after the procedure. Why does this occur and what can be done? Read on to find out.

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Gastric Sleeve and Hypoglycemia: Understanding Complications

August 26, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Hypoglycemia Complications

Reactive or postprandial hypoglycemia is a potential complication of gastric sleeve and other bariatric surgery procedures. Let's look into this matter in more detail.

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Gastric Sleeve and Dehydration: Knowing the Risks

August 20, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Dehydration

Dehydration may be a problem for some patients of gastric sleeve and other bariatric surgery procedures. Here are some prevention tips.

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Can Gastric Sleeve Relieve Arthritis?

August 17, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Arthritis

Gastric sleeve can alleviate or prevent arthritis by cutting a patient's weight and reducing the stress placed on his or her joints.

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