Successful Bariatric Surgery Testimonial


Veronica struggled from childhood and into adulthood with her weight. Her doctors told her she was at risk for diabetes unless she lost weight, and she began looking into bariatric surgery. Veronica received a successful bariatric surgery at Tijuana Bariatrics and is very pleased with her results.

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I was always the chubby kid growing up, and I grew up to be the overweight adult. So that was one of the hardest things for me basically was juggling with my weight. I tried all the diets in the book. I tried the pills and the shots and the shakes and the calorie counting and everything, but nothing really worked for me. So when I hit my highest weight of 177 pounds, and the doctors told me that getting diabetes from my parents was basically inevitable, it was bound to happen if I didn't get my weight under control, I knew that I needed a change for me. So, I started looking into bariatric surgery. I talked to many doctors and I did my research, and of course, it was scary looking into all of that. But once I met Dr. Garcia, I knew that he was the doctor for me. He's just different; he's a genuinely good person. That's hard to say for people in general and especially when it comes to doctors because we go with that stereotype that doctors are cold-hearted, or that they don't care for their patients and he's everything but that. He really cares for his patients before, during and after surgery, and he just makes you feel so comfortable that you know that you're doing the right decision.

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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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Tijuana Bariatrics Informational Phone Line

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 12:00pm - 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 10:00am - 8:00pm

All Hours Directions (664) 167-7290