Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

LAP-BAND® Surgery Revision for Band Erosion

November 28, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Lap Band Bariatric Surgery

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

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LAP-BAND® Surgery Revision for Band Slippage

November 24, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Lap Band Bariatric Surgery

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

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LAP-BAND® Revision Surgery: What to Expect

August 26, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Lap Band Gastric Banding

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

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Converting LAP-BAND® to Gastric Sleeve or Bypass

May 24, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Lap Band Bariatric Surgery

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

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Are You a Good Candidate for LAP-BAND® System Surgery?

January 25, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Lap Band Bariatric Surgery

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.

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Changing Your Lifestyle Before and After LAP-BAND® Surgery

November 30, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Lap Band Gastric Banding Bariatric Surgery

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

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Pre-op LAP-BAND® Surgery Instructions: What Patients Should Know

November 15, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Lap Band Bariatric Surgery

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

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The Side Effects of LAP-BAND® Surgery

September 30, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Lap Band Side Effects

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

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Recovering from LAP-BAND® System Surgery

September 26, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Lap Band Bariatric Surgery

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

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Gastric Sleeve After LAP-BAND®: Converting Weight Loss Surgeries

December 16, 2014 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Lap Band

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

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