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LAP Band System in Tijuana, Mexico

LAP-BAND Surgery in Tijuana Mexico can help you lose over half of your excess weight.

I f you are trying to lose weight and have not been able to achieve your goal maybe you should consider the LAP-BAND surgery, the experienced surgeon Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo offers you an affordable LAP-BAND Surgery in Tijuana, Mexico with minimal risk in a comfortable and secure Hospital.


Lap Band system procedure

The procedure consist in a silicone ring that is placed around the upper part of the stomach restricting the amount of food you can eat.

LAP-BAND Surgery in Tijuana

LAP Band system incisions

The LAP-BAND® system can be adjusted over time to more precisely fulfill and promote longer-lasting, optimal results. This form of bariatric surgery is not appropriate for everyone; most patients are better off considering gastric sleeve surgery. Ask us which surgery is right for you.

This reversible procedure requires only 4 or 5 tiny incisions to be made on the abdomen and this does not require any stapling or rerouting of the intestines.

LAP-BAND Surgery requires only 1 night in the hospital.

What are the Advantages of LAP-BAND Surgery in Tijuana Mexico?

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  • Affordable Cost

The Lap Band surgery takes about one hour to perform. The patient on average should lose about half of their excess body weight in a relatively short period of time.

LAP-BAND Surgery

More Advantages of LAP-BAND Surgery in Tijuana Mexico?

Minimally invasive:

LAP-BAND surgery in Tijuana Mexico is one of the less invasive weight loss surgeries and Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo can place the gastric by making two little incisions in your stomach and this does not require any stapling or rerouting of the intestines.


LAP-BAND is adjustable and a reversible weight loss surgery, whenever you need the gastric band can be easily adjusted with a small needle, and if you want a different weight loss methos the lap-band can be removed.

Safe and effective:

This bariatric procedure can be completed in less than an hour, and require less anesthesia reducing the risk of surgical complications as well less risk of wound infection since there’s only two little incisions in your stomach.

With this method most of our patients lose around fifty percent of their excess weight after surgery in Tijuana but for best results patients need to commit to a healthy lifestyle after any weight loss surgery.

*Notice the results may vary for each patient depending on many factors related to race, age, health, gender, and whether or not the patient follows the doctor’s post-operative instructions.

Does Tijuana, Mexico is considered a good option for LAP-BAND Surgery?

Tijuana is a great destination for any bariatric procedure and Hidalgo Bariatrics is one of the best options to perform any weight loss surgery in Tijuana, Mexico with thousands of weight loss surgeries as experience with impressive success rates all procedure is performed at state-of-the-art facilities and a team of professionals. At Hidalgo Bariatrics most procedures use laparoscopic tools accessing the abdominal cavity through several small incisions allowing us to complete bariatric surgeries with reduced risk of blood loss or any other complications, all this at affordable and transparent rates, also offering flexible financing options. Contact us our staff will be glad to quote you during your consultation.

Does LAP-BANS Surgery is right for you?

Your healthcare provider may recommend bariatric surgery if you have: A BMI of 40 or higher. The Body Mass Index (BMI) is a way of estimating how much body fat you have based on your height-to-weight ratio.


The FDA has approved expanded use of Lap-Band adjustable gastric banding system for adults who have a BMI between 30 and 40 and at least one obesity-related comorbid condition.

What Hidalgo Bariatrics includes in Gastric Sleeve Surgery?

The most important thing for Hidalgo Bariatrics is that you feel well cared for by our staff of professionals, all our surgical packages include:

Meet our certified Bariatric team and Facilities in Tijuana, Mexico

Dr Juan Francisco Hidalgo

Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo Bariatric Surgeon

Medical Specialist in Bariatric Surgery with more than 12 years of experience. He uses the highest technology in its minimally invasive procedures for weight loss surgery.

See other weight loss surgery procedures in Tijuana you may be interested in.

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

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

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

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

Duodenal Switch Surgery

If you have a BMI of 60 or above, or if 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
  • Not suffer from dumping symptoms

Mommy Makeover

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

  • Breast
  • Abdomen
  • Thights
  • Arms

Weight Loss Surgery in Tijuana

Still not sure 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

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