Lap Band Blog Posts

The surgeons of Tijuana Bariatrics help patients get back on track with their weight loss journey with LAP-BAND® surgery revision for band erosion.

Fernando Garcia Nov 28, 2017

Drs. Fernando Garcia discusses LAP-BAND® surgery revision for band slippage in this blog post.

Fernando Garcia Nov 24, 2017

LAP-BAND® revision is performed to correct problems with an initial gastric banding surgery. This secondary procedure can improve weight loss and address complications.

Fernando Garcia Aug 26, 2017

Dr. Fernando Garcia and Dr. David Vasquez offer revision surgery to convert a LAP-BAND® to a gastric sleeve or gastric bypass.

Fernando Garcia May 24, 2017

For appropriate candidates, the LAP-BAND® System can be an effective way to lose weight and beat obesity. Find out whether you’re a good candidate.

Fernando Garcia Jan 25, 2017

Before and after LAP-BAND® surgery, your lifestyle will change in numerous ways. Let's consider what life is like after bariatric procedures.

Fernando Garcia Nov 30, 2016

Pre-op instructions for LAP-BAND® surgery can help bariatric patients avoid serious complications and severe side effects.

Fernando Garcia Nov 15, 2016

LAP-BAND® surgery comes with its share of post-surgical side effects. Let's consider the healing and recovery process.

Fernando Garcia Sep 30, 2016

Find out what the recovery period after LAP-BAND® System surgery is like, and what is expected of you, the patient.

Fernando Garcia Sep 26, 2016

Some people undergo gastric sleeve after LAP-BAND® surgery in order to improve overall weight loss results. Changing bariatric solutions like this is possible.

Fernando Garcia Dec 16, 2014

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Dr. Garcia is awesome. I chose bariatrics vertical sleeve surgery. I've lost 85 lbs. since January 2017. No complications... I regret not doing this years ago. Debbie M.

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