Recovery Blog Posts

Gastric sleeve surgery scars are small and well hidden. Our surgical weight loss team discusses post-op scarring and advice for long-term skin care.

Tijuana Bariatrics Jun 17, 2019

After getting dental implants placed, there is a months long recovery process. Let’s discuss healing from oral surgery and what patients can expect.

Tijuana Bariatrics Sep 27, 2018

The team at Tijuana Bariatrics offers these exercise tips after bariatric surgery to help you in your weight loss journey.

Tijuana Bariatrics Jan 29, 2018

Gastric sleeve patients can expect the following side effects during the fourth week after surgery. We'll also cover dietary needs for this timeframe.

Tijuana Bariatrics Jul 28, 2015

Gastric sleeve patients can expect the following side effects during the third week after surgery. We'll also cover dietary needs for this timeframe.

Tijuana Bariatrics Jul 24, 2015

Gastric sleeve patients can expect the following side effects during the second week after surgery. We'll also cover dietary needs for this timeframe.

Tijuana Bariatrics Jul 20, 2015

Gastric sleeve patients can expect the following side effects during the first week after surgery. We'll also cover dietary needs for this timeframe.

Tijuana Bariatrics Jul 17, 2015

Gastric sleeve patients should take roughly two to three weeks off work after undergoing surgery. This allows for faster short-term healing and better long-term recovery.

Tijuana Bariatrics Jan 19, 2015

In the second week after gastric sleeve, weight loss surgery patients will incorporate proteins into their liquid diet and notice an improvement of early side…

Tijuana Bariatrics Jan 14, 2015

Gastric sleeve patients can drink alcoholic beverages after fully healing, but such beverages should be reintroduced to the diet slowly and gradually.

Tijuana Bariatrics Jul 28, 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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2534 State Street
Ste 417
San Diego, CA 92101

* no surgery procedures provided at this location

All Hours Directions (877) 233-9292

San Diego Office

2534 State Street
Ste 417
San Diego, CA 92101

Open Today 8:00am - 8:00pm

No surgery procedures provided at this location

All Hours Directions (800) 308-3607

Tijuana Office

Diego Rivera 2386, Ste 502
Zona Urbana Río Tijuana
Tijuana, BCN 22010

Open Today 8:00am - 8:00pm

All Hours Directions (664) 167-7290