Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

Is Bariatric Surgery Safe for Patients with Cirrhosis?

June 28, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Cirrhosis Bariatric Surgery

Can people with cirrhosis safely undergo bariatric surgery? The weight loss surgeons at our practice consider these issues and more.

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How Bariatric Surgery Affects Absorption of Medication

June 24, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric surgery can have some impact on the absorption of medications and various drugs. Let's explore the issue in more detail.

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What Are the Risks of Duodenal Switch Surgery?

June 20, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Duodenal Switch

Duodenal switch surgery can help with weight loss goals, but it carries some risks. Let's take a moment to consider the possible duodenal switch risks.

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Can Bariatric Surgery Reduce the Need for Hip Replacement?

June 9, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery

Can bariatric surgery reduce the need for hip replacement? Our doctors at Tijuana Bariatrics answer questions such as this during your consultation.

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