In order to lose weight and keep it off long term, diets and evolution of patient weight (before and after following the diet) must be supervised by professional nutritionists. Weight loss diets should educate about […]
Proper nutrition is very important, after an operation for obesity. Patients should avoid nutritional deficiencies, paying attention to what they eat and how they cook and distribute throughout the day intakes. By being a smaller […]
Lap Band Surgery
The Gastric Band or (Lap-Band) surgery has been performed in Mexico since 1998 and our surgeons have plenty of experience ensuring the best results in short term and long lasting results.
Lap band surgery does not modify the gastro-intestinal anatomy but easily favors satiety that helps reduce food intake. Today, there are two brands of gastric bands approved by the U.S.F.D.A. the first is manufactured by Allergan and the other by Johnson & Johnson under the name of Realize.
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Gastric Sleeve surgery, also known as gastric reduction , gastric sleeve resection, vertical sleeve gastrectomy and vertical gastroplasty, is a relatively new form of weight-loss surgery that has gained popularity in Mexico and United States in the recent years with many weight loss surgery patients finding success in the procedure as an alternative to laparoscopic gastric band surgery.