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Gastric Bypass Surgery

Gastric Bypass Surgery in Tijuana Mexico (GB)

What is the Gastric Bypass Surgery?

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ypass surgery is a weight loss procedure for extreme cases of obesity. People that have made several attempts at losing weight, when diet and exercise have failed.

In recent years, the Gastric Bypass procedure has become a more acceptable answer for weight loss, specially for those with a high Body Mass Index. And Dr. Sergio Verboonen takes a very unique approach on how he performs the Gastric Bypass surgery to his patients, specially patients that have a BMI between 45 and 60.

Who is a candidate for bypass surgery?

Weight loss has always been a difficult process. Extremely obese people have been abusing food for many years. Conventional diets are fine for those with a BMI of less than 35. Those with a BMI of 45 or higher are at serious risk of major health issues or even death. The strain the extra weight puts on your body can result in diabetes, sleep apnea, or heart disease.

Another component of weight loss is exercise. A sedentary lifestyle coupled with obesity further increases your health risks.

Am I eligible for bariatric surgery?

There are strict criteria in order to qualify for this procedure. Since this surgery focuses on weight loss, if you have a BMI of 45 or higher and are sedentary you may qualify. If you have a BMI of 35 and have made numerous attempts to diet and exercise and have failed you may also be a candidate.

  • Long Term Weight Loss
  • Improved Longevity
  • Improvement/Resolution of Coexisting Diseases
  • Changes in Quality of Life and Psychological Status with Surgery

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ow can gastric bypass surgery help me?

Gastric bypass is a way to kick-start your weight loss journey. Keep in mind that bariatric surgery is not a magic pill. There is some preliminary work that your surgeon will ask of you before he will operate. Changing your habits and the way you think of food is imperative in your preparation for surgery. You may be required to lose a significant amount of weight in order to prove to the doctor that you are serious and in the right state of mind for the long term. In the early postoperative stages, with good nutritional guidance and your dedication, your weight loss will be significant.

  • Long-term remission for type 2 diabetes.
  • Improved cardiovascular health
  • Eliminate obstructive sleep apnea
  • Joint pain relief
  • Alleviate other medical conditions

How Much Does The Gastric Bypass Surgery Cost?

Cost: $7,500


The average cost of gastric bypass surgery in the United States is $23,000, and in Canada can range between 15,000-$20,000 Canadian Dollars. Our Clinic in Tijuana Mexico meets and exceeds medical and sanitation standards in the U.S.A and Canada. We provide with affordable and yet upscale service with a world-class ASMBS and IFSO master surgeon Dr. Sergio Verboonen.

Our 100% All-inclusive cost Includes:

  • All Ground Transportation
  • Preliminary blood work
  • Electrocardiogram & physical evaluation
  • Pre Op OR Post Op hotel room (one night)
  • Hospital Fees (two nights)
  • Anesthesiologist fee
  • Bariatric Surgeon Fee
  • Pain Medicine & Antibiotics
  • Free Calls to USA
  • Pre-op and Post-op Nutrition Plan
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