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    The leading destination for weight loss surgery in Mexico

    360° Transformation Program. CER Bariatrics. Dedicated to the fight against obesity and obesity-related diseases, offering top rated weight loss surgeries in Mexico at state-of-the-art facilities

      THREE PHASE PROGRAM

      BARIATRIC SURGERY

      BODY LIFT SURGERY

      REVISIONAL PROCEDURES

      Welcome to CER Bariatrics, at CER Hospital in Tijuana, Mexico. We offer the #1 weight loss surgery in Mexico. The CER Bariatrics 360 ° program focuses on surgical and non-surgical weight loss to treat obesity. We have treated thousands of people with this life-threatening disease and our always with the best results. If you’ve struggled with your weight and no diet and / or exercise has worked, a bariatric surgery may be the right choice for you. For people with a body mass index (BMI) greater than 35 and less than 45, or a BMI greater than 30 and less than 35 but suffer from conditions such as hypertension or diabetes, our surgical program offers several treatment options:

      Gastric Bypass
      Gastric Balloon
      LAP Band
      Gastric Sleeve

      Together we will discuss which surgery is best suited to your needs and will give you the best results based on your medical history, comorbid conditions such as type 2 diabetes, asthma, hypertension, high blood pressure and sleep apnea, your BMI, lifestyle and your personal level of commitment to your weight loss. All of these factors are taken into account when choosing which bariatric surgery is right for you.

      THE BEST BARIATRIC SURGERY MEXICO HAS TO OFFER

      The 360° weight loss program starts here

      Bariatric Surgery in Tijuana

      The patient loses weight and begins a healthier life by having a bariatric surgery in Tijuana Mexico performed by our Board Certified Bariatric Surgeon Dr. Alberto Carlos. Once the patients has achieved their weight loss goal, then they can consider to get our second phase program if required.

      Tijuana bariatric surgery

      After a weight loss surgery in Mexico, the patient may come back and have their body lift surgery by a Board-Certified Surgeon who is a leader in reconstructive surgery, Board Certified Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon Dr. Suarez, Chief of Medicine at CER Hospital.

      CER Hospital is currently in the process of being accredited by National and International Accreditations. Setting the highest standards for all medical tourism Hospitals with its FIVE state-of-the-art operating rooms and patient rooms of the highest quality.

      CER Bariatric is the Tijuana Bariatric branch of CER Hospital. CER Bariatrics is not a third-party company.

      CER Hospital is a TOP World Class Medical Tourism Hospital offering the best bariatric surgery in Mexico

      Why choose a weight loss surgery in Mexico

      1.- Our board certified surgeons are full-time dedicated to bariatric surgery.
      2.- We provide the experience and highest standards of care to patients from all over the world.
      3.- We will guide you before, during and after your surgery.
      4.- Availability (no waiting period).
      5.- We offer state-of-the-art facilities an a modern private hospital in Mexico.
      6.- Our weight loss surgery coordinator will guide you through each step of the process.
      7.- Your team will be led by a board certified surgeon.
      8.- We meet rigorous criteria for the highest quality weight loss care in Mexico.
      9.- Our staff is specially trained to treat weight loss surgery patients, including our surgeons, nurses, coordinators, anesthesiologists, nutritionists and psychologists.
      10.- Complete patient education, including information about weight loss in general, the bariatric procedure and what to expect before, during and after the bariatric surgery.

      MEET OUR

      BARIATRIC DIRECTOR

      BOARD CERTIFIED SURGEON

      Board certified bariatric surgeons in Tijuana
      More than a thousand successful bariatric surgeries in Tijuana performed

      Dr. Alberto Carlos is a board certified Bariatric and General Surgeon. In addition, he is recognized by the Mexican Board of General Surgery and also is 1 of the 80 surgeons who are Board Certified in Bariatric Surgery.

      On top of this Dr. Carlos is a trauma surgeon, he volunteered for five years with the Red Cross and served as a chief guard for the Red Cross as an emergency surgeon.

      Also, he has been fighting obesity close to a decade now, hoping to reduce diseases that his patients show. For example, Hypertension, Sleep Apnea, Heart Disease, Diabetes Type 1 and/or 2 and along with many others.

      Above all, Dr. Carlos has also dedicated his practice to help patients to achieve their goals and enjoy a better quality of life.

      Get a bariatric surgery in Mexico with one of the best weight loss surgeons.

      Licenses

      General Medical License (#5330963)

      General Surgery License (#7593460)

      Mexican College of Surgery for Obesity and Metabolic Diseases

      International Member

      American College of SurgeonsInternational Federation of Surgery of Obesity (IFSO)American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

      Conferences

      2015 Vienna Austria IFSO Congress2017 IFSO in London England

      Professional & Bilingual Medical Staff

      Our certified staff will be with you every step of the way. From the first time you contact us to nutrition guidance and weight loss surgery, all the way through post­surgery follow up. We are here to help you reach goals to begin your new life—a life with better health, increased activity, and longevity.

      Bariatrics surgery procedures

      Most Successful WLS- Bariatric Surgery in Mexico

      Look out this guide of our Tijuana bariatric surgery procedures. Usually, with these procedures the majority of weight loss occurs during the first year after a weight loss surgery. In conclusion, if you follow correctly each step during our bariatric surgery program you will be on the way to a healthier and happier life.

      bariatric surgery in Tijuana for weight loss

      Also known as the (Gastric Sleeve), one of the least invasive types of weight loss surgery that renders the stomach smaller. In gastric sleeve surgery, over eighty percent of the stomach is removed, leaving a thin vertical sleeve, or tube-like stomach, in place of the normal-sized stomach. This results in an inability to eat the same volume of food as before the procedure. As well a large portion of the hunger hormone (Ghrelin) is removed to help the patient to feel fuller faster after this bariatric surgery.

      The weight loss surgery is performed on those who are categorized as obese, generally with a body mass index (BMI) greater than 30. Sleeve gastrectomy has been successful at helping our patients lose over seventy-five percent of their excess weight and has helped reduce or cure many of our patient’s diseases that are related to obesity or that they have inherited.

      Gastric bypass surgery is a type of bariatric surgery, or weight loss, surgery. During gastric bypass surgery, your physician makes changes to your stomach and small intestine to change the way they absorb and digest food.

      Gastric bypass aids weight loss by Restricting the amount of food that your stomach holds, Limiting the number of calories and nutrients your body absorbs changing your gut hormones, which help you feel fuller longer, contribute to appetite suppression and the reversal of obesity-caused metabolic syndrome. With this bariatric surgery Mexico has prove its excellence in weight loss surgery procedures.

      The DS is a complex procedure that induces weight loss by sleeve gastrectomy and intestinal bypass. This approach results in decreased absorption of food. With this procedure, the bariatric surgeon removes a large percentage of the stomach so that the stomach takes the shape of a tube (sleeve gastrectomy). The lower intestine is then divided much further downstream than with gastric bypass so that two thirds or more of the intestine is bypassed, leaving only a few feet of the intestine where food and digestive enzymes meet. This is the intestinal bypass portion of the operation.

      The name duodenal switch comes from the fact that in this operation the intestinal bypass starts at the duodenum. The first part of the intestine, the duodenum, is divided and attached to the lower portion of the small intestine, the ileum.

      Receive the weight loss surgery in Mexico success of the Gastric Bypass, but reduce the risk and complications by 50% and choose to have the Mini Bypass surgery.

      Unable to achieve your weight loss goal that you want, then consider moving with the next step and convert your sleeve to a Gastric Bypass to achieve optimal weight loss surgery in Mexico can provide.

      This bariatric surgery in Mexico has proven to assist patients with lower BMI (29 and under) so they achieve their weight loss goal, but keep in mind that the balloon is just a temporal step to create the needed habits to reduce the intake of food.

      RYGB/Distalization Revision

      In patients with inadequate weight loss or weight regain after RYGB, BP limb distalization & partial Gastrectomy with lengthening of the BP limb is an effective Tijuana bariatric surgery for additional weight loss and further improvement of comorbidities. Keep in mind that nutritional complications are a risk but can be minimized with close follow-up and patient compliance.

      Operation is performed laparoscopically, Dr. Carlos would first remove the Lap Band and the convert it to a Gastric Sleeve or a Gastric Bypass depending on what surgery the doctor feels will give the best weight loss results.

      In the Gastric Sleeve, a portion of the stomach is removed, and the stomach is reduced in size, which leaves a sleeve or tube-like structure. And due to patients eat less because of the small size of the stomach and change in hormones affecting appetite.

      When performing the Gastric Bypass surgery, the stomach is divided into a small upper pouch that processes food and a much larger lower portion that is bypassed. Then the small intestine is then connected to the pouch. After this Tijuana bariatric surgery, the stomach is smaller and there are also changes in hormones affecting appetite.

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      Bariatric Surgery in Mexico

      Most Successful WLS- Bariatric Surgery Mexico Procedures

      Look out this guide of our Tijuana bariatric surgery procedures. Usually, with these procedures the majority of the weight loss occurs during the first year after surgery. In conclusion, if you follow correctly each step during our bariatric surgery program you will be on the way to a healthier life.

      Our Bariatric Surgery Program

      Gastric Sleeve

      Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy also known as gastric sleeve surgery and one of most popular Bariatric Procedure. In which the stomach is reduced around 15% of its original size by surgically removing a large portion of the stomach.
      $4,500.00

      The Gastric Bypass

      This is a surgical procedure in which the stomach is divided into a small upper pouch and a much larger lower remnant pouch in which the small intestine is rearranged to connect to both.
      $5,900.00

      Duodenal Switch

      The Duodenal Switch combines the benefits of two Bariatric Surgeries (Gastric Bypass and Gastric Sleeve). In where the size of your stomach is reduced and re-joins the small intestine, due to this the result is a large decrease in absorption of calories and fat of the food.
      $7,200.00

      Mini Gastric Bypass

      Receive the weight loss success of the Gastric Bypass, but reduce the risk and complications by 50% and choose to have the Mini Bypass surgery.
      $5,900.00

      Revision VSG to Bypass

      Unable to achieve your weight loss goal that you want, then consider moving with the next step and convert your sleeve to a Gastric Bypass to achieve optimal weight loss.
      $6,600.00

      Gastric Balloon

      This procedure has proven to assist patients with lower BMI (29 and under) so they achieve their weight loss goal, but keep in mind that the balloon is just a temporal step to create the needed habits to reduce the intake of food.
      $3,500.00

      GBPS Revision: Bypass Distalization & partial Gastrectomy

      In patients with inadequate weight loss or weight regain after RYGB, BP limb distalization & partial Gastrectomy with lengthening of the BP limb is an effective procedure for additional weight loss and further improvement of comorbidities. Keep in mind that nutritional complications are a risk but can be minimized with close follow-up and patient compliance.
      $6,900.00

      Lap Band Revision Surgery

      Operation is performed laparoscopically, Dr. Carlos would first remove the Lap Band and the convert it to a Gastric Sleeve or a Gastric Bypass depending on what surgery the doctor feels will give the best weight loss results.

      In the Gastric Sleeve, a portion of the stomach is removed, and the stomach is reduced in size, which leaves a sleeve or tube-like structure. And due to patients eat less because of the small size of the stomach and change in hormones affecting appetite. The cost for this revision surgery is
      $5,600.00

      When performing the Gastric Bypass surgery, the stomach is divided into a small upper pouch that processes food and a much larger lower portion that is bypassed. Then the small intestine is then connected to the pouch. After this operation, the stomach is smaller and there are also changes in hormones affecting appetite. The Cost for this revision surgery is $6,600.00

      BMI Fee $500 for BMI 50+. Hiatal hernia fee $500.

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      They Changed Their Lives with one of our weight loss surgeries in Mexico. What About You?

      Check out some of our Mexico bariatric surgery reviews and get to know our patients, their families, and friends whom have shared about their experience during their stay with us.

      Tijuana, the best destination for weight loss surgery in Mexico

      CER Bariatrics is located about 25 minutes from the San Diego International Airport and just 3 minutes for the US – Mexico international border. We welcome patients from United States, Canada and other parts of the world.

      We pick you up and take you back to the airport. Our patient coordinator takes care of your stay. Our nutritionist provides you a personalized plan just for you. Our goal is to offer you the highest quality of healthcare services so you can feel safe and comfortable the whole time staying here with us.

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      BEGIN YOUR WEIGHT LOSS JOURNEY WITH THE FOLLOWING 3 STEPS

      Am I a Candidate for Weight Loss Surgery?

      Body Mass Index (BMI) is a simple calculation using your height and weight. A BMI in the range of 18.5 to 24.9 is considered healthy while a number higher than 25.0 is overweight.
      In other words, to qualify for bariatric surgery, your BMI must be of 30 or higher.

      Also, feel free to click on the link below to check your BMI.
      BMI Calculator

      Discover What is Included in Your Surgical Cost

      • Transportation from and to the San Diego Airport
      • Medication pre and post-operation
      • Personal Pre-op diet and care via phone and email
      • Post-op care via phone
      • Psychological evaluation
      • EKG
      • Room onboard for you and one guest above 18
      • Patient meals (guests must pay for their food)
      • Additional fees will apply for BMI 50+ and for Hiatal hernia
      • Pre-surgery testing
      • Nutritionist evaluation

      APPLY NOW

      Please try to submit as much information as you can to help our doctor determine which procedure would be the best for you.

      Apply here to get a bariatric surgery in Tijuana.

      CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 UPDATES

      As an effort for our patients’ care, CER Hospital is constantly monitoring the Coronavirus pandemic and  also providing our patients with the latest updates on the matter.

      Take the opportunity to meet with our surgeon and discuss the best options to give you the best results with a Mexico weight loss surgery.

      We always receive our patients here in Tijuana, Mexico with open arms.

      For more information on traveling to have a weight loss surgery in Tijuana, contact our coordinator today.