Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

Duodenal Switch Preparation: Pre-Op Instructions for Patients

February 22, 2018 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Duodenal Switch Bariatric Surgery

Before duodenal switch, patients have instructions for surgical preparation. The surgeons at Tijuana Bariatrics cover these pre-op tips to ensure problem-free surgery and recovery.

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Gastric Bypass Surgery Statistics: Crunching Health Numbers

February 15, 2018 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Bypass Bariatric Surgery

Gastric bypass is an effective weight loss surgery method. The statistics back it up. The Tijuana Bariatrics team considers some important numbers when it comes to the procedure.

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Can Bariatric Surgery Reduce the Risk of Breast Cancer?

February 8, 2018 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Cancer

Obesity and a high body mass index (BMI) has been linked to increased breast cancer risk. The team at Tijuana Bariatrics discusses the health benefits of weight loss surgery.

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