5 out of 5 Reviews
Dr. Rodriguez Lopez is known as “Super Surgeon” for his ability to perform reversal RNY bypass surgeries, single-incision sleeve surgeries as well as to revise complicated bariatric surgeries.
Has specialized in bariatric surgery since 2014
He has performed over 3,000 surgeries
Can perform a wide range of bariatric procedures
Joined the Mexico Bariatric Center Team August 2017
Dr. Christian Rodriguez Lopez is a certified bariatric surgeon expert in laparoscopic, endoscopic, and single-incision procedures. Dr. Christian Rodriguez Lopez has been performing obesity surgeries since 2014, including Gastric Sleeve, RNY Gastric Bypass, Mini Gastric Bypass, Duodenal Switch, Gastric Balloon, Reversal RNY Bypass, and Revisional Weight Loss Surgeries to rescue failed previous operations. He has worked alongside very many top bariatric surgeons in Tijuana as well as other Mexican cities.
Dr. Rodriguez Lopez works hand in hand with experts in the area of nutrition and psychology for the bariatric patient. Here are the members of his team – Dr. Viridiana de la Herran (Dr. Lopez’s wife), Dr. Salvador Flores Castro, and Dr. Rene Armenta Valenzuela (Dr. Lopez’s assistance surgeon). Dr. Viridiana de la Herran is also a pulmonologist working with COVID-19 patients during the 2020 pandemic.
Dr. Christian Rodriguez Lopez studied general medicine at Autonomous University of Baja California, Tijuana from 2002 to 2010 and has performed bariatric surgery since 2014. He is a member of the transplant team of the medical unit of high specialty IMSS 71 of Torreón Coahuila as well as Deputy Master of the General Surgery HGZ CMF IMSS 16 Residence in Torreón. Dr. Rodriguez Lopez is a Frequent guest as an exhibitor to National and International Congresses in Matter.
Dr. Rodriguez Certifications & Memberships
As one of the leading duodenal switch “specialized” surgeons in Mexico, Christian Rodriguez Lopez, MD has acquired the highest level of knowledge, training, memberships, and certifications. His popularity has grown in all weight loss procedures due to the additional layer of security and peace of mind that he offers patients. Rodriguez has performed the most difficult procedures ranging from rare to risky, so in the off chance something happens, you know you are in the best care possible.
- 2014 – Certified General Surgeon by the CMCG
- Mexican Association of Endoscopic Surgery
- Mexican Council of General Surgery
Dr. Rene Armenta – Assistant Surgeon
Dr. Rene Armenta Valenzuela is a certified bariatric surgeon in Tijuana with an excellent track record. Dr. Armenta is working side by side the “Super Surgeon”, Dr. Rodriguez Lopez. As an assistant to Dr. Lopez, Rene Armenta is well-versed in performing complicated bariatric surgeries within our weight loss surgery center.
- Joined Mexico Bariatric Center in 2017
- He has performed over 1,000 surgeries
- Can perform a wide range of bariatric procedures
- Has specialized in bariatric surgery since 2014
Rusty – Gastric Sleeve Surgery, October 2017
Rusty, Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Taylor – Gastric Sleeve Surgery, October 2017
Taylor, Gastric Sleeve
Abigail – Weight Loss Surgery, November 2019
Abigail, Weight Loss Surgery
Nadine – Weight Loss Surgery. November 2019
Dr. Rodriguez Lopez also took extra time during my procedure to ensure a successful procedure. I have had surgery a few times in various hospitals and this facility was hands down the best. Thank you!!
Jasmina – Gastric Sleeve Surgery, August 2019
Jasmina V., Gastric Sleeve Surgery