Here is the standard Travel Itinerary for our weight loss surgery packages. Due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, this may vary slightly based on your procedure. Please make sure you check with your patient coordinator. Once you schedule your surgery date and secure your deposit, you will automatically receive your complete booking details.

Day 1: Arrive in San Diego

One of our drivers will be waiting for you upon arrival at San Diego International Airport. Make sure your flight arrives before 12:00 pm PST (before noon). It is usually a 20-minute drive from the airport across the border using our medical lane pass. A few blocks across the San Ysidro border is our Hospital and Hotel. You will get pre-op testing and then driven to check-in at the #2 rated Hotel in Tijuana. Our staff will be there to help you check-in and answer any questions you have!

● Bloodwork Pre-Op Labs and EKG
● Stay the night at the Hyatt Place Hotel

Day 2: Surgery Day

You will be picked up from the hotel early in the morning for your surgery. Stay the Night in Hospital.

  • Pick you up and take you to surgery. The time of surgery is in the morning and you will be notified of the surgery time the day before
  • Stay 2 Nights in Hospital for gastric sleeve
  • Post-op testing is completed before discharge

Day 3: Recovery at Hospital

Recover in Hospital. Post-op testing and recovery. Make sure you walk around and drink a lot of water!

  • Pick you up from the hospital when discharged
  • Take you to the hotel
  • Spend day/night at the hotel

Day 4: (**for Gastric Sleeve Surgery**)

The driver will pick you up from the Hotel and take you to the airport for departure.

  • Drive you to the airport
  • Plan flight after 2:00pm

Day 4 : (**for Gastric Bypass, Mini Bypass, Duodenal Switch, and most Revision Surgeries**)

On Day 4, you will remain at the hospital for an extra night to recover.

  • Final night stay at Hospital

Day 5: (ONLY for Gastric Bypass, Mini Bypass, Duodenal Switch, and some Revision Surgeries)

The driver will pick you up from the Hotel and take you to the airport for departure.

  • Drive you to the airport
  • Plan flight after 2:00pm

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