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Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy (VSG)

Gastric Sleeve Surgery in Tijuana Mexico (VSG)

What is the Gastric Sleeve or Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy?


he Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy also known as Gastric Sleeve Surgery, is a restrictive weight loss procedure that promotes weight reduction by constraining the amount of nourishment admission by the stomach.

Often called the sleeve – this procedure is performed by Dr. Verboonen by removing approximately 80% of your stomach. The remaining portion of your stomach is a tubular pouch with a similar shape of a banana.

First introduced in 1988 as a the restrictive part of a weight loss surgery to treat morbid and super morbid obesity called biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal witch (BPD-S). Since 2012, once this procedure was recognized as a stand alone weight loss option by the ASMBS, Dr. Sergio Verboonen has performed over 10,000 gastric sleeve surgeries. Thanks to a 20 year trajectory, Dr. Verboonen has further refined the surgical process to improve the patients recuperation while greatly reducing the potential of risk.

Is this the right weight loss option for me?

If the idea of achieving weight loss by restricting the amount of food that you consume and that does not involve having a foreign body inside of your stomach, then the gastric sleeve surgery is the best option for you.

Am I eligible for a Gastric Sleeve Surgery?

Anyone with a body mass index (BMI) if 40 or more is a great candidate for this procedure, as this BMI indicates that you are 100 pounds or more over your ideal weight. However, this weight loss surgery can also be used to treat super morbid obesity for people with a BMI of 60 or above.

Should you have a gastric sleeve procedure to improve your quality of life? You should certainly consider this surgery for several reasons, such as:

  • Patients can lose up to half of their weight in four to six months.
  • Patients find that their appetite is significantly reduced and that they become full much quicker.
  • The surgery is a safe weight loss option for significant weight reduction, with fewer complications than similar surgeries.

What is the Gastric Sleeve Surgery Cost?

Cost: $4,500.

The average gastric sleeve surgery cost in the USA and Canada can range from $10,000 to $30,000. At Obesity Goodbye Center you receive unsurpassed care in a clinic that meets and exceeds USA and Canadian medical standards, with a sanitation and sterilization process that is world-class.

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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