Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

Gastric Sleeve Revision for a Stretched Stomach

December 28, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve

At Tijuana Bariatrics, our doctors discuss gastric sleeve revision for a stretched stomach, and explore potential treatment options.

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Before Bariatric Surgery: A Shopping List for Patients

December 23, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Diet

Following weight loss surgery, patients need to adhere to a diet of liquids, lean proteins, shakes, and specific foods. The team at Tijuana Bariatrics offers a shopping list for pre-op care.

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Gastric Bypass Surgery Revision to Resize the Stomach Pouch

December 18, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Bypass Bariatric Surgery Revision

If a gastric bypass patient fails to lose weight, revision surgery can be performed to resize the stomach pouch. The team at Tijuana Bariatrics discusses this process and how it works.

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Bariatric Surgery Revision after Regaining Weight

December 2, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Revision

At Tijuana Bariatrics, our doctors can perform bariatric surgery revision after regaining weight for patients who desire better results.

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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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Bariatric Surgery Revision for Failure to Lose Weight

November 20, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Revision

The surgeons at Tijuana Bariatrics offer bariatric surgery revision to patients who fail to lose weight in the months following their surgical procedure.

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How Metabolism Works: Understanding Your Weight

November 2, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Metabolism Obesity

Many people do not understand how their metabolism works. The team at Tijuana Bariatrics will cover the basics to explain the fundamentals of weight gain and weight loss.

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Medical Tourism for Bariatric vs. Using Health Insurance in the US

October 28, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Medical Tourism Bariatric Surgery Insurance

Tijuana Bariatrics is a good option for medical tourism for weight loss surgery patients. Let's compare the cost and savings to what medical insurance covers in the United States.

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The Best Bariatric Surgery Options for Morbidly Obese Patients

October 24, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Morbid Obesity Bariatric Surgery

There are many different weight loss surgery options available for morbidly obese patients. The team at Tijuana Bariatrics will help you choose the right one for you.

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