Long Term WLS offers the most affordable weight loss surgery options in Tijuana, Mexico. Our leading bariatric surgeon Dr. Jorge Maytorena has performed over 6,000 successful bariatric procedures, providing high quality and outstanding results to our patients.
Long Term WLS specializes in laparoscopic bariatric surgery such as Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass, Mini Gastric Bypass and Revision Weight Loss Surgery.
How do I lose weight with gastric sleeve surgery?
Gastric Sleeve surgery has become one of the most popular procedures to
lose weight in the last decade; the gastric sleeve procedure basically
helps to restrict food intake. Around 70% of the stomach is removed, as a
consequence, less food is needed to make you feel full. In a period of
12 to 18 months you can experience a substantial weight loss of 80 % of
the total of your overweight, as well as other health improvements…
There is no shame on losing weight with surgery!... Many people
that you know have been through weight loss surgery, every day, more and more
people are taking this life commitment without you even know… Why?... Bariatric Surgery is the
most effective treatment for morbid obesity and health issues related with it,
this is achieved removing a portion of the stomach (Gastric Sleeve, DuodenalSwitch…), restricting and re-routing the small intestine to a small stomach
pouch (Gastric Bypass) or reducing the sizes of the stomach with Gastric Band… Now, if you’re wondering how is that some of your friends and
family, or even celebrities suddenly lose so much weight?... We share you their
secret! Yes, many of them achieve their weight loss goals changing their
eating habits, enrolling in to a gym or sports routines, others try to inhibit their
hunger through medication, and many other crazy methods to lose weight… But some of these options still not work for
you, sometimes your lifestyle or me…
Having bariatric surgery in Tijuana Mexico can lead to a healthier
lifestyle and the permanent weight loss results, without mentioning lowering the
risk of heart diseases and diabetes. In order to choose the right surgeon and the right procedure,
it is important that patients do some research. However, they should acknowledge
all the types of information present online. Patients who have gone under bariatric
surgery in Tijuana Mexico, many times share their experience in different media outlets, resulting
in positive or negative. Some of them who have achieved successful results, take
this as an opportunity to become ambassadors and start getting commissions for
their recommendations, which is something you should to take with a grain of
salt. Here are some hints to recognize these types of patients,
who often: Invite you into a private conversation on a bariatric
forum, send you an inbox message or chat.Talk negative about other doctors.Offer to escort you to the clinic and stay with
Does the following information sound familiar to you?... Maybe you are a perfect candidate for weight loss surgery
• Body Mass Index of 31 and higher, or more than 100 pounds of overweight.
• Obesity related diseases, such as type II diabetes (T2DM),
hypertension, sleep apnea and other respiratory disorders, non-alcoholic
fatty liver disease, osteoarthritis, lipid abnormalities,
gastrointestinal disorders, or heart disease… • Difficulty or inability to achieve a healthy weight loss sustained for a period of time with prior weight loss efforts.