Some people wonder if their fibromyalgia can be helped through bariatric surgery. Let's consider how a weight loss procedure can benefit these patients.

Fernando Garcia Jan 31, 2017

Bariatric surgery involving controlled fat malabsorption can help obese patients lose massive amounts of weight quickly. However, it also involves risks.

Fernando Garcia Jan 27, 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

Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve surgery can help with weight loss for improved health, but the procedure is associated with some risks.

Fernando Garcia Jan 24, 2017

These pre-op instructions for Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve (SILS) will improve the process of recovering from bariatric surgery.

Fernando Garcia Dec 29, 2016

Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve (SILS) has similar side effects as traditional gastric sleeve surgery, though potentially improved healing times.

Fernando Garcia Dec 26, 2016

Recovering from Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve (SILS) surgery is similar to other weight loss procedures. Here's what bariatric patients can expect.

Fernando Garcia Dec 21, 2016

Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve (SILS) is a type of sleeve gastrectomy that goes through the belly button, hiding all post-surgical scarring.

Fernando Garcia Dec 17, 2016

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

Gastric bypass surgery can make a major difference in a person's life. Let's consider who is a good candidate for this surgery.

Fernando Garcia Nov 29, 2016

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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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Diego Rivera 2386
Zona Urbana Río Tijuana
Tijuana, BCN 22010

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2534 State Street
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San Diego, CA 92101

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9171 Heather St
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91701

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