If you have already tried diets, exercise and other methods to lose weight and nothing works, bariatric surgery, also known as weight loss surgery, could be your best option.
The cost of the treatment can be an issue for you. If so, traveling to Tijuana is your better option. Tijuana is a border city in Mexico, where you can find us, a team of highly skilled surgeons working at hospitals with state-of-the-art facilities.
Also, being at Tijuana means no language barriers. All of us are strictly English-speaking medical professionals, so chances of language difficulties get greatly reduced. However, you can travel with a Spanish-English dictionary to address any language problems out on the street.
So, think wise and chose your health over anything else.
We want to help you make this important decision. Go through these three simple steps and prepare yourself for a one in a lifetime journey.
Begin by filling one medical questionnaire. Complete the form with total honesty and accurate information for right evaluation. The form will be reviewed to determine your eligibility for bariatric surgery.
You will be notified if you are eligible for surgery. A Case Manager will be in touch with you the whole process, their job is to make your weight loss journey as comfortable and stress-free as possible.
Based on doctor´s schedule, your desired date, and hospital availability, a surgery appointment will be settle. You will also receive an info packet with your itinerary, some important travel tips, and pre-op instructions.
You must religiously follow the pre-op diet instructions sent to you by the nutritionist. Sticking to a strict pre-op diet is essential to the success of your surgery. When you are ready to travel, pack light and carry only loose and essential clothing items like cotton T-shirts, pajamas, a pair of comfortable slippers, etc.
Welcome! Once you arrive in Mexico, our staff will welcome you and stay available for you at any time as you check in at the hotel and their will walk you through the rest of the process.
Happy weight loss journey to you! We hope this short explanation gives you a more clear idea of how the bariatric surgery process starts.
*For more information and fill out our Pre Surgery Bariatric Medical Questionnaire click here.