Houston, Texas Bariatric Surgery Seminar 2017

  • Start : 2017/02/11 13:00
  • End : 2017/02/11 16:00

Feb 11
Location
Courtyard Houston Hobby Airport, 9190 Gulf Freeway, Houston, Texas, United States, 77017

Speakers

Ron Elli, Ph.D. (President and CEO of Mexico Bariatric Center)

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Dr. Alejandro Gutierrez (Bariatric Surgeon)

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Seminar Information

This seminar took place on Saturday, February 11th, 2017. The event was presented by Founder of Mexico Bariatric Center, Ron Elli, Ph.D. as well as bariatric surgeon, Dr. Alejandro Gutierrez. Former patients of Mexico Bariatric Center, as well as individuals considering bariatric surgery in Tijuana, filled the seats as the presenters covered:

  • Bariatric surgery options with Mexico Bariatric Center
  • The Mexico Bariatric Center patient process
  • Pricing for surgery in Mexico
  • Risks of being obese
  • Benefits of undergoing bariatric surgery

Former patients who attended shared their experience with Mexico Bariatric Center as well as life after surgery.

Mexico Bariatric Center Provided the Following Promotional Offers at This Event:

In a random drawing, one lucky attendee was selected for a promotional discount off of the gastric sleeve surgery package.
$15 Amazon gift cards were given out to a select number of attendees.

Event Videos

Bariatric Patient Lost Over 100 Pounds

Elizabeth’s Gastric Bypass Success Story


Friendly Medical Care in Tijuana

Hunger Cravings After Surgery

About Texas

Texas is home to people who are very proud of their country roots. Everywhere you go in Texas, you can expect to occasionally see cowboys wearing a nice hat and boots to suit their Texan lifestyle.

Cowboy with cattle. Mexico Bariatric Center. Houston, TX bariatric surgery seminar 2017.
Steak Ranch sign. Mexico Bariatric Center. Houston, TX bariatric surgery seminar 2017.
Cowboy on horseback with cattle. Mexico Bariatric Center. Houston, TX bariatric surgery seminar 2017.
Texas football team. Mexico Bariatric Center. Houston, TX bariatric surgery seminar 2017.

Country music plays a big role in the lives of Texans as live music and songs on the radio fill the air with soulful sounds. When it comes to food, beef is quite popular and considered a  staple in the diets of many Texas residents. Even bars serve beef as a popular staple in their menus.

Texas Obesity Statistics 2016

Texas sits at 8th place among the nation’s most obese states, according to The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America. As of 2016, the obesity rate in adult residents of Texas is at 33.7%, up from 21.7% back in the year 2000, and from 10.7% in the year 1990.


Current Adult Obesity Rate (as of 2016)

33.7%

Obesity-Related Health Issues


Diabetes

11.2% (Ranked 17/51)

Hypertension

29.5% (Ranked 40/51)


Heart Disease

Cases in 2010

1,261,654

Expected by 2030

5,688,482

Arthritis

Cases in 2010

4,426,828

Expected by 2030

3,797,542

Obesity-Related Cancer

Cases in 2010

328,379

Expected in 2030

810,806


Source: https://stateofobesity.org/states/tx


About Mexico Bariatric Center

Mexico Bariatric Center (MBC) has been in business since 2012. We have helped thousands of patients undergo weight loss surgery at affordable prices. Our staff of experienced professionals are here to guide the patient from the beginning to the end of their procedure. With a complication rate below 0.5%, our surgeons have maintained an amazing reputation and continue to grow as experts in the field of metabolic surgery.

If you are considering bariatric surgery in Tijuana and want to see if you qualify, fill out a pre-screen today and a patient coordinator will be in contact with you.

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