Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

Bariatric Surgery and Long Term Weight Loss Success

April 24, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery

Find tips on how to achieve long-term weight loss success after undergoing bariatric surgery at Tijuana Bariatrics.

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Is a Ketogenic Diet Safe after Bariatric Surgery?

April 18, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery

Drs. Garcia and Vazquez discuss a healthy diet after bariatric surgery, and whether a ketogenic diet is a good choice for surgical patients.

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Tips for Supplementing Fiber Intake After Bariatric Surgery

April 2, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Diet Bariatric Surgery

After undergoing bariatric surgery, patients sometimes experience constipation as a result of reduced fiber intake. Let's offer some dietary health tips.

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Emotional Eating and Bariatric Surgery: Your Relationship to Food

March 29, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Diet

Some people eat for emotional comfort. After undergoing bariatric surgery, your relationship to food changes. Let's consider this particular issue.

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Bariatric Surgery and Reduced Back Pain

March 23, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery

Carrying excess weight can impact the back and cause pain. Losing weight through bariatric surgery may help to reduce back pain.

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Why Dental Problems Can Increase After Bariatric Surgery

March 18, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Dental Problems Complications

After bariatric surgery, patients may experience an increase in dental health problems. Let's explore this connection between weight loss procedures and your smile.

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Bariatric Surgery and IUD: Why You May Need to Switch from the Pill

March 2, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery

The doctors at Tijuana Bariatrics can help you decide if bariatric surgery and an IUD is right for you to prevent an unplanned pregnancy.

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Can Kidney Disease Increase Risks after Bariatric Surgery?

February 28, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Complications

Research suggests that while bariatric surgery can help people lose weight, it can also increase a person's risk for kidney disease and renal failure.

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Juicing After Bariatric Surgery: Dietary Tips

February 24, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Diet

Juicing after bariatric surgery can have a number of health benefits for patients. Let's consider the nutritional advantages of fruit and vegetable juice and offer some tips.

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Bariatric Surgery Can Help Relieve Joint Pain and Arthritis

February 18, 2017 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Arthritis

Bariatric surgery promotes rapid and safe weight loss, which can help relieve arthritis and joint pain related to obesity and morbid obesity.

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