Weight Loss Surgery in Tijuana, Mexico

Are you considering weight loss surgery for the first time or are you unhappy with your results of your initial procedure? We can help.

Undergoing weight loss surgery in Mexico with Dr. Sergio Verboonen is a safe, affordable, and effective alternative to achieve your goals.

Learn why so many men and women are traveling to Tijuana, Mexico, for bariatric surgery...

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Dr. Verboonen provides personalized weight loss surgery to transform your body and health. He can also perform Lap-Band removal and help you find a revision weight loss surgery that better serves your weight loss goals. Call us at: 

(619) 629-0222

A Passionate & Skilled team of  Doctors Who Can Help You Achieve Your Goals*


Dr. Verboonen is accredited by the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), The International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO), and the Consejo Mexicano de Cirugia General (CMCG), among others.

Practicing Since 1996

Dr. Verboonen and team are considered  pioneers in bariatric surgery in Mexico. Not only is Dr. Verboonen an author but his expertise is also recognized by his peers, as he is considered a leader in his industry and frequently serves as a speaker and educator at different world forums.

Renowned for Revision Surgery

Dr. Verboonen is highly sought-after by men and women in their 50's or 60's who have previously undergone Lap-Band surgery but are unhappy with their results. Dr. Verboonen believes that opting for a Lap-Band is like walking with a time bomb in your stomach, as treatment often lead to disappointing results and dangerous complications. In addition to removing the Lap-Band, Dr. Verboonen can help you choose a revision procedure such as a mini gastric bypass that better meets your weight loss goals.

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Tour Our State-of-the-Art Facilities in Tijuana

Located at the heart of the great city of Tijuana, Mexico we welcome you for all of your weight loss surgery needs. Our team is among the most experienced professionals in the industry with over 25 years performing bariatric surgeries.

Dr. Verboonen and his team are focused on providing an extraordinary patient experience...

The Highest Level of Care

"I am so happy to be part of this family and be on this weight loss journey. Had my sleeve on 12/4/18 and am 70 lbs down. I was impressed with the staff from the moment I stepped into the clinic. From Ricardo, my case manager, to Dr. Vega and the team that performed my work up. To the incredibly funny anesthesiologist who made me laugh. To Dr. Verboonen and the surgical team and last, but not least, to the nurses that took care of me. You were awesome! If you’re looking for a great team, this is the place to go!" Debra L.

Our medical staff will help you choose the best procedure for your unique needs...

Do You Currently have a Lap-Band ?

Did you have weight loss surgery and had a Lap-Band Procedure ? A study published by WebMD found that almost 50 percent of the patients studied needed their Lap-Bands removed, and approximately 40 percent suffered major complications resulting in live treating complications years after their procedures. 

If you are looking for a safer, more successful way to achieve dramatic weight loss at an affordable rate, Dr. Verboonen and he's team can help you. In addition to performing Lap-Band removal, he can help you choose a bariatric procedure that helps you safely and effectively lose excess weight for good. 

How much will my weight loss surgery cost in Tijuana, Mexico ?

Inclusive Pricing  A Fraction of the Cost of Surgery in the U.S.*


Vbariatric  (Tijuana)
LAP BAND $4,500



The surgery cost includes:
Ground Transportation to and from the San Diego Airport plus one companion
Hotel Fees (1 pre/post op night)
Hospital Fees
Medical Fees
Pre and Post Operative Tests
Nutritional Consultation Pre- and Post-Surgery
DOES NOT INCLUDE: Post-Surgery Medication


Hiatal Hernia $500
Previous Bariatric Surgery (no cost when performed by Dr. Verboonen) $800

These are potential fees in addition to the surgery base price. CASH PRICE ONLY.

Many patients achieve dramatic weight loss after surgery...

Our Patients  Have Achieved Transformative Results*

Before bariatric surgery
Label (1) This patient was limited by excess weight.
After bariatric surgery
Label (2) She is now able to live a more active lifestyle.
*Disclaimer: results can vary per individual.

Still unsure about traveling to Mexico for your first weight loss surgery or Lap-Band removal?

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Why do patients choose Dr. Verboonen?

Safe, Attentive & Friendly

"Dr. Verboonen is the best gastric sleeve surgeon in tijuana mexico and has changed my life for the better. The whole office is very friendly and clean. Everyone is so nice and helpful. Everything is FDA approved and safe. They hold your hand through out each step and create a safe and healthy plan just for you. This place really care and love their patients. Thank you again for a new and healthy life" Carolyn M.

Choose a surgeon who will serve your best interests...

Dr. Sergio Verboonen

Dr. Verboonen

As someone who previously struggled with obesity, Dr. Verboonen is passionate about helping his patients enrich their lives through weight loss with personalized surgical care. He is also highly qualified to perform your bariatric surgery:

  • American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)
  • The International Federation of the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
  • Consejo Mexicano de Cirugía General (CMCG)
  • Colegio Mexicano de Cirugía para la Obesidad y Enfermedades Metabólicas, A.C. (CMCOEM)

To schedule your consultation, contact us online or call us at (619) 629-0222

Dr. Verboonen

Dr. Sergio Verboonen

Dr. Verboonen has been providing life-changing bariatric surgery for a diverse range of patients since 1995. He and his team have performed thousands of bariatric procedures at our Tijuana, Mexico, practice. We are proud to be affiliated with:

  • International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
  • Colegio Mexicano de Cirugía para la Obesidad y Enfermedades Metabólicas, A.C.
  • American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery

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