Mini Gastric Bypass Surgery
While a full gastric bypass can help you shed significant weight, not every patient is up for such an intense surgical procedure.
A mini gastric bypass serves as a modified version of this bariatric procedure, offering equally drastic results and less time in surgery.
Why should you consider a mini gastric bypass surgery in Tijuana, Mexico?
Find Out If You Are Eligible
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Are You Ready to Change Your Life?
For 25 years, we have helped patients lose weight and put their health back on track. We perform weight loss surgery at our new state-of-the-art surgical facility, equipped to meet U.S. standards. It is located just one mile from the border in Tijuana, Mexico, and offers:
- Sanitation excellence and advanced sterilization techniques
- Unmatched before and aftercare
- In-house patient services, lab work, x-rays, and fluoroscopy
- Preoperative and postoperative psychological and nutritional guidance
Isn't It Time You Put Your Health First?
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Who Is a Good Candidate?
This bariatric procedure is ideal for anyone with a 35 to 60 Body Mass Index (BMI). It is also a great option for patients with LAP-BAND® or gastric sleeve failure. Weight loss patients with diabetes or metabolic syndrome are also good candidates for this procedure.
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What Makes Mini Gastric Bypass Different?
While similar to a traditional gastric bypass treatment, the mini gastric bypass takes less time to perform and is also simpler, which reduces the chance of complications.
With the mini gastric bypass, the stomach is divided into two pouches and the small intestine is rerouted. The smaller stomach restricts the amount of food eaten while rerouting the small intestine reduces the calories absorbed by the body. The procedure allows you to lose weight faster because you will eat less and absorb fewer calories.
The traditional full-bypass method, also called the Roux-en-Y, requires more intestinal rerouting and a longer and more complex bariatric surgery, which increases the risk of complications. In addition, the full-bypass method is not reversible.
The Basics of Mini Gastric Bypass
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A Faster, Safer Method for Weight Loss Less Invasive Surgery
A major benefit of this weight loss surgery is that you lose more weight with each passing day because you will eat less and absorb fewer calories.
Some patients have reported a 30-pound loss in as little as one month.
The effectiveness of this bariatric method relies on combining the benefits of Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, the traditional method, with a less invasive laparoscopic surgery that uses small incisions. The procedure is not as challenging as traditional Roux-en-Y and is associated with fewer complications.
How Is the Surgery Performed? A Simple 2-Step Surgery
Enjoy Our State-of-the-Art Facilities During Your Stay in Tijuana, Mexico
When you come to our facility in Tijuana, Mexico, for your mini gastric bypass surgery, you will be staying in first-class rooms with dual beds, private bathrooms, Internet access, Netflix, and more. Patients and their guests can also go exploring Tijuana or the beaches surrounding Cancun before their treatment.
With practices that meet and exceed U.S. safety standards, our bariatric surgery team offers safe, affordable treatments in a destination most people come to vacation. You can enjoy your visit to Tijuana, Mexico, knowing your gastric bypass surgery is conducted by professionals in a safe setting. We'd be happy to review the benefits of medical tourism for weight loss surgery during a consultation.
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A Mini Gastric Bypass Involves Less Risk Than a Full Gastric Bypass
Unlike the traditional gastric bypass surgery, the mini gastric bypass features less rerouting of the intestinal tract. Compared to full gastric bypass surgery, mini gastric bypass surgery is less invasive and is associated with fewer complications. While a gastric bypass is a safe procedure, patients who come to our Tijuana, Mexico, facility are more at ease knowing there is less risk with this alternative gastric bypass treatment.
Is the Mini Gastric Bypass Method Safe?
The mini gastric bypass is laparoscopic, which means it is guided by a small video camera that is inserted through small entry points. This is significantly less invasive than a traditional bypass, which uses a large incision.
In addition to the larger incision, the traditional gastric bypass method is also a technically challenging weight loss surgery. It carries a 7 percent complication risk. In contrast, the mini gastric bypass is quicker, technically easier, and the complication rate is just 2.9 percent.
What Happens During the Mini Gastric Bypass?
An Experienced Bariatric Surgeon Unmatched Before and After Care
Our surgical center in Tijuana is equipped with cutting-edge technology to perform bariatric surgeries safely and uses advanced sterilization techniques. As a result, we are able to offer unmatched before and aftercare for your health and safety.
If you struggle with weight issues, are unable to lose extra pounds of weight, cannot control your appetite, and want to achieve a desirable weight, then mini gastric bypass surgery could be the safe, convenient solution to your problems.
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WE HELP YOU TAKE THE FIRST STEP INTO A NEW LIFE!
We are mainly concerned with helping our patients from Mexico and the United States lead a healthy life through safe and effective weight loss procedures. Our bariatric team will educate you about possible side effects of bariatric surgery so you can make the right choice for you and your goals.
Comprehensive Medical Analysis
When a patient approaches us for weight loss treatment, we perform a comprehensive medical and physical analysis including details about past medical history and any medical problems.
Through this comprehensive analysis, we can determine whether or not the surgery is an option for you. We will also go over the goals and objectives of the surgery with you.
We work with patients one-on-one to explain how mini gastric bypass surgery can help them achieve their desired weight goal. Our team will advise you on the harmful habits to avoid after surgery and explain how to maintain a nutritious diet and a routine of light exercise.
What Does Weight Loss Surgery Cost? Financing Available
|MINI GASTRIC BYPASS||$6,500|
|SINGLE INCISION SLEEVE||$5,500|
|UPPER GI SCAN||$100|
CASH PRICE ONLY. PRICES ARE NOT FINAL.
RESTRICTIONS MAY APPLY. US DOLLAR BASED PRICES.
|The surgery cost includes:|
|Ground Transportation to and from the San Diego Airport|
|Pre- and post operative tests|
|Nutritional Consultation pre and post surgery|
|DOES NOT INCLUDE: Post surgery medication ($85)|
|Previous Bariatric Surgery (no cost when performed by Dr. Verboonen) Revision/Conversion Fee||$800|
These are potential fees in addition to the surgery base price. CASH PRICE ONLY.
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