Hospital Mi Doctor: Bariatric-Specialized Facility

Premium Hospital Facilities in Mexico

Just 20 minutes from San Diego airport, our surgical center has all the amenities you can expect to find at large hospitals but with safety features that public hospitals can’t offer. As a private facility for our bariatric and plastic surgery patients, Mi Doctor is the ideal destination to undergo your weight loss procedure. Special features include an in-house radiology department, an endoscopy unit, four operating rooms, post-operative recovery suites, and COVID-19 protocols to protect and prevent the spread of Coronavirus.

Hospital Mi Doctor Elevator
Hospital Mi Doctor Patient Bed
Hospital Mi Doctor-Main Waiting Room

Committed to Providing Exceptional Patient Care

Our surgery center at Hospital Mi Doctor is full-scale certified and maintains safety standards similar to the United States and in accordance with the Bariatric Center of Excellence. Our board-certified bariatric surgeons perform thousands of surgeries annually without compromising quality or patient care at Mi Doctor Hospital. Patients find this hospital better than expected and in most cases a higher standard of care than in the United States and Canada.

English-Speaking Staff

All members of our staff are bilingual

Fully Equipped Surgery Rooms

New syringe infusion & stapling system

Accredited Hospital Facility

Accredited by the Ministry of Health

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Equipped with Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

About Hospital Mi Doctor

Hospital Mi Doctor is conveniently located a few blocks from the border between San Diego and Tijuana, Mexico. This hospital, known as “My Doctor Hospital” in English, is a state-of-the-art facility equipped with advanced technology and specialized in providing high-quality bariatric surgery.

One of the major benefits of the Mexico Bariatric Surgical Center is the presence of a dedicated Intensive Care Unit (ICU). This feature provides peace of mind for patients in the rare event they may need it. It also helps to enhance the success rates and outcomes of the center, which is recognized as one of the best bariatric-specialized hospitals according to International Standards of Excellence. The ICU enables the center to handle complex procedures with confidence.

Hospital Mi Doctor - Hospital Facilities in Tijuana, Mexico
Hospital Mi Doctor - Hospital Facilities in Tijuana, Mexico

What to Expect as a Patient

Patients can travel to San Diego, where Hospital Mi Doctor is located just a short distance away. Transportation to and from the airport, as well as to the hospital and nearby 4.5-star Hyatt Hotel, is included in all surgery packages. The hospital is situated about 20 minutes from the San Diego airport and is conveniently located near the U.S./Mexico (San Ysidro).

Upon arriving in Tijuana, Mexico, patients will undergo pre-op testing on the first day. They will stay at the hotel overnight until being picked up by private transportation the next morning. Surgery typically takes place in the morning, and patients will spend 2 to 3 days recovering at the hospital. Transportation to and from the hotel and hospital is provided.

Hospital Features and Amenities

  • 4 fully equipped, state of the art operating rooms
  • 3 floors dedicated to bariatric patients
  • In-house Endoscopy suite
  • In-house fluoroscopy (x-ray) suite
  • In-house radiology department
  • In-house pharmacy
  • Generator backup system
  • Water purification system
  • English speaking staff
  • Accommodation for companion
  • Wifi and cable TV
  • Intensive-Care Unit (ICU)
  • Free calls to USA and Canada
  • Main floor cafeteria
Hospital Mi Doctor Gallery Nurse Station

Hospital Mi Doctor Certifications

Recently, the hospital underwent certification by the Federal Government of Mexico (COFEPRIS) to be compliant. This blue medical facility has achieved top hospital accreditations that surpass the level of many local hospitals and recovery centers.

Director of Hospital Mi Doctor,
Dr. Sammy Tepperman

The General Director of Hospital Mi Doctor, Dr. Sammy Tepperman, talks highly of Mexico Bariatric Center. He praises our network of bariatric surgeons as well as our staff for caring for patients. Dr. Tepperman recommends MBC for bariatric and plastic surgery in Tijuana among all the competitors.

Dr. Sammy Tepperman is a gastroenterologist who practices at Mi Doctor Hospital in Tijuana, Mexico. Working in the General Hospital of Mexico, SSA, he specializes in diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy.

Dr. Tepperman graduated from the prestigious Autonomous University of Guadalajara in general medicine. He has completed numerous courses in the United States and Mexico in gastroenterology and endoscopy.

Directions and Address

Mexico Bariatric Center’s office is located on the 2nd floor of the hospital facilities. Contact our staff to learn more and begin your journey with the #1 provider of weight loss surgery in Mexico.

Av Salvador Novo 1060,
Zona Urbana Rio Tijuana, 22320
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico