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Obesity Goodbye Center

Obesity Goodbye Center

(805) 242-4709 Obesity Goodbye Center, Av Revolución, Tijuana
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Opening Hours

Monday09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday09:00 - 18:00
Thursday09:00 - 18:00
Friday09:00 - 18:00
Saturday
Sunday

Gastric Band
Gastric Balloon
Gastric Sleeve Sleeve Gastrectomy
Gastric Bypass
Mini Gastric Bypass
Gastric Bypass
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About Obesity Goodbye Center

Helping obese patients achieve and maintain the body they have always wanted in a safe and effective manner is the focus of the highly qualified and experienced surgeon and his team at this hospital located at Tijuana in Mexico. Overseas patients are welcomed and treated at affordable prices by the surgeon and his team. The hospital is fitted with state of the art equipment to enable the surgeon to perform cutting edge procedures and also has well-appointed recovery rooms. The main procedure performed is lap band surgery for teenagers and adults.

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from 4 verified reviews Patient Reviews of Obesity Goodbye Center

Ismail US
Reviewed 05 November 2016 "Very professional and did a perfect job"
"Very professional and friendly. I was sceptical first to get this procedure done in Mexico but they professionalism made everything perfect

Very professional and did a perfect job"
Dr Sergio Verboonen responded to this review:

Hi Ismail, This is Frank from Obesity Goodbye. Thank you for the great comments. We are pleased that we met your expectations. Please please keep us posted on you progress. We look forward to seeing you again in a few months. Frank 619 419 4438

Melody US
Reviewed 15 February 2016 "My surgery went smooth, and my results are amazing!"
"I chose the gastric sleeve because I knew it would help me loose weight fast with out struggling. In 30 days I lost 30 lbs! This is a great value but the service I received form the entire staff and all the time from the doctor himself is unmatched.

My experience with Frank, the patient coordinator, has been amazing! From the first day when I was inquiring about weight loss surgery, Frank answered all my questions. He was informative and well versed in everything I wanted to know about medical tourism, and the different bariatric surgery options. His knowledge and professionalism left me feeling confident in choosing DR Verboonen for my gastric sleeve procedure. When I arrived and seen the clinic I was impressed. The staffs attentiveness to my needs and the doctors candor left me feeling at ease. My surgery went smooth, and my results are amazing! If you are looking to start your weight loss journey, I highly recommend working with Frank at My Medical Destination and dr. Sergio Verboonen and his Obesity Goodbye team. Choosing them gave me a great experience, with amazing results, for a very affordable rate. Additionally, Frank and Dr. Verboonen were able to accommodate my husband and 1yr old for a total of 4 days. All included in the price!"
Dr Sergio Verboonen responded to this review:

Hello Melody, Dr. Verboonen, staff and myself (Frank) were delighted to meet you. It was also great to meet you husband and baby! Thank you for the review and the nice words. We can't wait to get pictures form you. Keep in touch, Frank 619 419 4438

Miriam US
Reviewed 24 June 2014 "Absolutely amazed with the results"
"Absolutely amazed with the results. My only regret is not have done it 10 years earlier! Dr. Verboonen is a highly experienced doctor, I would definitely recommend him."
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Accreditations

  • AMCG - Asociación Mexicana de Cirugía General (Mexico) 
  • AMCE - Asociación Mexicana de Cirugía Laparoscópica (Mexico) 
  • CMCOEM - Colegio Mexicano de la Cirugía de Obesidad y Enfermedades Metabólicas (Mexico) 
  • AMEO - Academia Mexicana para el Estudio de la Obesidad (Mexico) 

Provides

Bariatric Surgery

Weight Loss

Premises

Parking

Accessible to disabled people

Public transport access

Access without steps

Disabled parking

Patient bathroom

Wireless access

Travel Services

International travel - Clients have the opiton of flying into Tijuana Intenational Airport or San Diego international Airport

Local travel - Nearby attractions include San Diego in the U.S. and Ensenada in B.C. Mexico

Local accommodation - Clients have many opitons to pick from when looking for a hotel. Our staff can help you choose the best opiton for you.

Translation services - Most of the staff speaks English.

Pick up service from hotel

Pick up service from airport

Languages spoken

EnglishSpanish

Bariatric Surgery

 
Bariatric Surgery Consultation
 
Gastric Balloon

A gastric balloon aims to reduce feelings of hunger and help you feel fuller for longer after eating only small meals. Also known as an intragastric balloon, this type of weight loss treatment can help you lose weight without invasive surgery.

During the procedure a soft balloon is inserted into your stomach through your mouth, using an endoscope (a thin, flexible telescope). The balloon is then filled with saline solution to partially fill your stomach, leaving less room for large amounts of food or drink. A gastric balloon is designed to be a temporary weight loss solution, and will usually be removed after six months. It is sometimes used to help you lose enough weight to undergo gastric banding or gastric bypass surgery.

This treatment costs:

Tijuana starting at $3000

Cancun $4300

 
Gastric Band

Gastric banding, also known as lap banding, is a procedure which aims to make you feel full after eating a small portion of food. It works by restricting the capacity of your stomach, so that you eat less and, over time, lose weight.

Tijuana: $4500-$5400

Cancun: $5500

Gastric Bypass
 
Mini Gastric Bypass


the Mini Gastric Bypass is a short, simple, successful, reversible laparoscopic gastric bypass weight loss surgery. Teh operation usually takes only 30 min., hospital stay may be less than 24 hours. The Mini Gastric Bypass is low risk, has excellent long term weight loss, minimal pain ans can be easily reversed or revised.

Tijuana: $6500 - $7500

Cancun: $8500


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Gastric Bypass

Gastric bypass surgery (most commonly the Roux-en-Y gastric bypass) is a procedure which aims to reduce the amount of calories absorbed from your food whilst helping you to feel full after eating smaller meals.

This weight loss procedure works in two ways:

  • By restricting the capacity of your stomach, and by
  • Bypassing part of your digestive system

Tijuana: $7500 - $8500

Cancun: $9500

 
Gastric Sleeve Sleeve Gastrectomy

Gastric sleeve or sleeve gastrectomy surgery is a type of weight loss surgery. It may be appropriate for you if you have a body mass index (BMI) of 35 or more. It is a more significant operation than having a gastric band fitted, however it is not considered as major as a gastric bypass since it involves fewer changes to your body’s digestive system.

Sleeve gastrectomy can be performed on its own, however it is sometimes performed as the first part of a two stage procedure. For patients considered too high risk for gastric bypass for example, the gastric bypass can be performed sometime after the gastric sleeve surgery once the patient has lost some weight.

Tijuana: Starting at $4500

Cancun: $5500

Insurance

Private Patients Welcome

Dr Sergio Verboonen

Job Title:
  Surgeon
Specialisations:
  Bariatric Surgery
Languages:
  English
Biography:

Dr. Verboonen is a pioneer in the bariatric surgery. He has 20 years of experience. He has personally performed over 4,000 bariatric surgeries. His level of excellence and exceptional knowledge in this specialty is what makes him the most sought after surgeon in the region. And, for the same reason he is highly respected by clients and surgeons alike.

M.D., UNAM, Mexico LapBand certified surgeon Specialized in Laparoscopic Surgery in the General Hospital of The Secretary of Health Member of the Mexican Association of Endoscopic Surgery Member of the Medical Association and of the Association of General Surgeons of Mexico Current President of the College the Surgeon General of Baja California Member of the Society of Mexican Surgeons of the Obese."

 

Dr Jaime Ponce De Leon

Job Title:
  Surgeon
Specialisations:
  Bariatric Surgery
Languages:
  English, Spanish
Biography:

General Bariatric Surgeon specializing in laparoscopic bariatric surgery. He has performed more than 300 adjustable gastric banding procedures having used several of the different bands available. His location in Mexico near San Diego California makes it very convenient for north american patients. Medicine faculty Dr. Ignacio Chavez de la Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolas de Hidalgo Postgraduate: Hospital General de Tijuana SSA. Bariatric course in Leon Guanajuato, México. Bariatric diploma in Universidad Autonoma de Baja California. Lap band system workshop Tijuana, Mexico

(805) 242-4709 Obesity Goodbye Center, Av Revolución, Tijuana