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Mini Gastric Bypass Surgery (OAGB)

Mini Gastric Bypass Surgery in Tijuana Mexico (MGB)

What is the Mini Gastric Bypass Surgery?

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he Mini-Gastric Bypass Surgery or One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass (OAGB) is a laparoscopic weight reduction medical procedure that can be amended.

It is fundamentally the same as the customary RNY bypass however just has one association (single anastomosis) to the small digestive system. Mini gastric bypasses are laparoscopic procedures with minimal incisions and a low risk of complications. Dr. Sergio Verboonen, a leading expert in this surgery and a co-author of a book explaining how this procedure works in detail, will make just a few small incisions on your abdomen. He uses the latest technology to maximize patient safety and minimize recovery time.

Contrasted with gastric sleeve medical procedure and RNY, the OAGB methodology is less intrusive and requires less time for medical procedure and recuperation. The total technique takes around an hour and the patient can be discharged from the clinic in 72 hours.

  • This procedure is quicker and less invasive, with a rapid recovery time. It is also safer, with a lower rate of surgical complications.
  • It offers the same long-term weight loss and appetite control
  • Limits your appetite and how your body absorbs calories from food
  • Reduces your risk of heart disease, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, and diabetes

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m I a Candidate?

Our doctors will thoroughly evaluate your health and medical history to ensure you are a good candidate for this procedure. In general, there are three factors that are important:

  1. Body mass index (BMI): Patients who get this surgery have a BMI over 40, or over 35 with weight-related health problems.
  2. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD): This procedure can increase the risk of bile reflux, so patients were GERD often choose a different weight loss procedure
  3. Lifestyle: patients have higher risk of complications if they smoke, drink heavily, or make other lifestyle choices.

Choosing the Right Bariatric Surgeon

Your choice in surgeon will affect the success of the procedure and how completely you meet your goals. Dr. Sergio Verboonen is one of the world’s top bariatric surgeons and a professor of advanced laparoscopy at several universities in Mexico. He has performed thousands of weight loss surgeries on people just like you.

Cost of the Mini Gastric Bypass Loss Surgery

Weight loss surgery can be a financial challenge for many people. Although mini gastric bypasses can cost up to $35,000 in the United States, they are significantly more affordable at Obesity Goodbye Center. We believe that all patients should have access to this medically important and life-saving procedure, so we offer competitive pricing in a facility that meets and exceeds USA and Canadian medical standards.

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Mini Gastric Bypass in Tijuana Mexico