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Hidalgo Bariatrics


Meet Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo, one of the best bariatric surgeons in Tijuana, Mexico

Dr Juan Francisco Hidalgo

Bariatric surgeon in Tijuana Mexico

DOB.: January 22nd, 1978.
LICENSE: 3774762

Who is Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo?

Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo is consider one of the best bariatric surgeons in Tijuana, Mexico with more than 14 years of experience, affiliated with the University of Guadalajara and has been awarded thanks to his high academic performance during his school year.

He uses the highest technology in its minimally invasive procedures for weight loss surgery and has performed thousands of successful weight loss surgeries, his exceptional technique in several modalities in his area allow him to function professionally and ethically.

Today Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo has created Hidalgo Bariatrics, an excellent place to help people with overweight problems and their treatment through weight loss surgeries, made up of a great team of professionals in bariatrics, his staff is always willing to help and inform patients in an exceptional way from their arrival, their stay, pre, and post-treatment.

Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo background school.

Physician and surgeon.
Universidad Autónoma de Nayarit (1996-2000).
Undergraduate Internship.
Hospital General (2000-2001).
Specialty in General Surgery.
Hospital General Tijuana (2006-2010).
Social Service specialty.
General Hospital of Rosarito, Baja California.
Studies in Language Center, University of Nayarit.
90% fluent in English.
AWARDS 1996-2002
Evidence of high academic performance during medical school, and scientific research summer awards 1997.
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bariatric surgeon in tijuana

Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo afiliations:

June 2007
Course A.T.L.S. Assistant.

May 2007
Total Nutrition Therapy. Wizard Version 2.0 Assistant.

December 2008
Basic Course Assistant Laparoscopic Surgery Assistant.

Feb -July 2012
Basic Course Assistant Diploma in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Assistant UNEME Nayarit
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Why you should get weight loss surgery in Tijuana with Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo?

The experience of Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo is something very important to consider in your weight loss surgery when you come to Tijuana Mexico, in addition to his technique of minimally invasive procedures, you will be attended by one of the best surgeons in Tijuana Mexico who has been awarded for his high academic performance helping each and every one achieve the best possible result and goal weight including on patients who are not considered candidates at other practices, due to extremely high BMIs (up to 80), revision surgery type, or many other reasons that lesser qualified bariatric doctors choose not to help these patients in need.

Where does Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo develop his procedures?

Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo uses one of the most modern and advanced hospitals in Tijuana Mexico for weight loss surgeries, Blue Medical Tower Hospital, and provides all the necessary comforts to his patients with the support of a great team of specialists and professionals from bariatrics.

Located just a couple of blocks from the international border of San Diego, California. Geographically, its location is privileged for patients who come from United States or Canada, since they can take a flight to San Diego, California and being received by our professional staff who will give you VIP patient treatment.

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What a Bariatric surgeon in Tijuana can do fo me in Tijuana, Mexico?

A great bariatric surgeon in Tijuana like Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo can change the shape and function of your digestive system. Using different procedures and surgeries may help you lose weight and manage medical conditions related to obesity. These conditions include diabetes, obstructive sleep apnea, and risk factors for heart disease and stroke. 

Finding the right Bariatric surgeon in Tijuana

If you decide to have a Weight Loss Surgery in Tijuana, Mexico you have to be sure that you choose the right team of professionals and bariatric surgeon, our goal is to provide the patient with absolutely the best care in Mexico.

As you are the one who should feel safe with the doctor who will perform the bariatric surgery, the decision should be made by you based on who makes you feel comfortable and safe, you can base yourself on the opinion of other patients who have undergone surgery at Hidalgo Bariatrics as well as the facilities where you will be attended.

How much does weight loss surgery cost in Tijuana, Mexico?

The cost of bariatric surgery will always depend on different factors such as the type of surgery, the complexity of the surgery and the facilities where it will be carried out, at Hidalgo Bariatrics the procedures are carried out in state-of-the-art facilities and following safety protocols for the health of our patients. The costs of a weight loss surgery in Tijuana range from $4,500 USD to $10,000 USD. We recommend you approach our team of professionals who can help you make a better decision according to your needs.

Where is the best place to have weight loss surgery in Tijuana Mexico?

Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo is characterized by his empathy and great attention to his patients, in addition to having extensive experience in bariatric surgeries, he considers good care for patients to be of the utmost importance, making them feel in a safe environment and offering them necessary care to improve your health and overweight problems before and after surgery.

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Weight loss surgery procedures at Hidalgo Bariatrics

Gastric Sleeve Surgery

Gastric sleeve surgery in Tijuana with Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo can provide great results with minimal risk.

  • Substantial Weight Loss
  • Reduced Hunger
  • Less Invasive & Revisable Procedure

Mini Gastric Bypass

Lose up to 70 Percent of Excess Weight with Mini Gastric Bypass Surgery at Tijuana Mexico.

  • 1-2 Hours
  • 70% Weight loss
  • 1 Year to reach goal

Gastric Bypass Surgery

Gastric bypass surgery in Tijuana can not only help you to lose weight, but also live a longer and healthier life.

  • Significant Weight Loss
  • Improved Health
  • Enhanced Quality of Life

Gastric Sleeve Revision

If you have a Lapband in place and have not had success we can help you fix or repair your past surgery failures.

  • Problem with the Gastric Sleeve.
  • Gastric sleeve to a Mini Bypass.
  • Full RNY Bypass for weight loss success

Gastric Bypass Revision

Errors during the initial surgery, poor dietary habits, and other complications can compromise the effects of your procedure

  • Versatility
  • Dramatic Results
  • High Success Rates

Bariatric Revision Surgery

If your initial weight loss surgery falls short of your expectations, it can be heartbreaking. However, there is hope.

  • Versatility
  • Dramatic Results
  • High Success Rates

Lap Band System

The LAP-BAND system is designed to significantly reduce your stomach’s capacity to hold food. You will feel fuller faster and longer.

  • 45 Minutes
  • 60% Weight Loss
  • 1 Year to reach goal

Gastric Balloon

The Intra-Gastric Balloon procedure in Tijuana takes about 20 to 30 minutes. The patient may lose up to 30% of their excess weight in 6 months.

  • 30 Minutes
  • 30% Weight loss
  • 1 Year to reach goal

Gastric Plication Surgery

The Gastric Plication surgery in Tijuana takes about 1 hour. The patient may lose up to 55% of their excess weight within 2 years of surgery.

  • 1 Hour
  • 55% Weight Loss
  • 2 Years to reach goal

Duodenal Switch Surgery

If f you suffer from weight-related health problems like hypertension, hyperlipidemia or hard to control type 2 diabetes, you may qualify for this procedure

  • 2-3 hours
  • 80% Weight loss
  • 1 Year to reach goal
  • Not suffer from dumping symptoms

Mommy Makeover

If you have multiple cosmetic concerns, Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo and his team can combine procedures into a plan known as a mommy makeover.

  • Breast
  • Abdomen
  • Thights
  • Arms

Weight Loss Surgery

What is the best practice for you? Contact us and Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo team will explain you all procedures and logistic for any bariatric surgery.

  • Arrival
  • Transportation
  • Accommodation
  • Weight loss surgery

Hidalgo Bariatrics patients speak for themselves and show how Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo helps people improve their health and life on a daily basis. Our Bariatric center has become a common destination for patients mainly from Canada and United States who are looking for weight loss surgery at low cost but with great quality and above all the safety that a patient needs. talk to our team of experts they will help you to coordinate your trip to Tijuana Mexico and clarify any questions you may have about the process, which includes the treatment you will receive, facilities and everything related to your procedure.

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