Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

Bariatric Surgery for Obesity (Class 3): BMI 40-49.9

May 30, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Obesity

A body mass index (BMI) of 40-49.9 is a level of extreme obesity, which may be ground for considering bariatric surgery.

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Bariatric Surgery for Obesity (Class 2): BMI 35-39.9

May 25, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Obesity

What does a body mass index of 35-39.9 mean? Let's look at classes of obesity and options for bariatric surgery.

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Bariatric Surgery for Obesity (Class 1): BMI 30-34.9

May 21, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Obesity

Obesity needs to be taken seriously. Let's look at people with a body mass index (BMI) of 30.-34.9 and their bariatric surgery options.

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Understanding BMI Categories: Levels of Body Mass and Obesity

May 17, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bmi Obesity

There are different types of body mass, and your BMI may mean varying levels of obesity or morbid obesity.

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Tijuana Bariatrics Announces that the Fourth Floor of CER Hospital Is Now Dedicated Exclusively to Bariatrics

May 6, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery

Tijuana Bariatrics is proud to announce that the fourth floor of the hospital in which it operates is now dedicated solely to bariatrics.

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