Why Patients Choose Mexico Bariatric Center!

Mexico Bariatric Center® (MBC) is a dedicated center for bariatrics, with an additional focus on postoperative patient care. Our certified surgical center is located in Tijuana, Mexico, just near San Diego, California. MBC works with top board-certified bariatric surgeons in Mexico with their professional and skilled surgical teams.

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Our purpose is to provide individuals with a safe and affordable option when they cannot affordably undergo bariatric surgery within their home country. MBC has helped thousands of patients who travel from the United States, Canada, Europe, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand and around the world to meet with their specialized staff.

With the rising numbers in obesity rates in the U.S. (almost half of U.S. Population is affected by obesity) and across the globe, it is becoming more and more common that bariatric surgery is selected as a tool for long-term weight loss.

The top 16 reasons why Mexico Bariatric Center is #1 in Medical Tourism Bariatric Surgery in Tijuana, Mexico:

1 – Personalized Care

MBC Personalized CareMBC patients get assigned to our 100% U.S. based knowledgeable Patient Coordinators (PC) as their case managers with years of experience in this field. Patient coordinators hold patients hand throughout the process from A to Z.

2 – Board Certified Bariatric Surgeons

MBC works with top surgeons who are certified by Mexican College of General Surgeons (CMCG) as well as Bariatric Board Certified by prestigious Mexican College of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgeons (CMCOEM).

3 – Limited Surgeries per Day per Surgeon

MBC Board-Certified Surgeons Only Perform a Limited Number (3 to 4) of Bariatric Surgeries per Day. Medical tourism companies, in general, do not place caps on their doctors, which can lead to higher risks for patients.

4 – Any Type of Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery

MBC’s skilled team of surgeons can handle all bariatric options, including Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass, Duodenal Switch, Gastric Balloon and Revision of Historic & Failed Surgeries.

5 – Dedicated Certified Hospital

Mexico Bariatric Center works with top certified hospital facilities in Tijuana, Mexico. The hospital facilities have state-of-the-art operating rooms and Intermediate Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

6 – Quick Scheduling for Surgery

You can quickly get approved and get scheduled for surgery as opposed to long weight times that can be experienced in other countries such as the United States and Canada.

7 – Support Webinars

We host monthly Support Webinars to help all our clients prepare not just for their upcoming surgery, but long after. These webinars, hosted by our nutritionists, help our customers maximize their weight loss.

8 – Informational Seminars

We market and host informational bariatric seminars in cities across the United States and Canada! Our past patients drive hours to show up and support us. We are all like a family connected to each other (MBC Family).

9 – MTA Certified

MBC is a Medical Tourism Association (MTA) Certified Member as well as a Certified Medical Tourism Professional. Medical Tourism Association is the leading organization for medical tourism operators.

10 – California-Based Corporation / BBB Member

Mexico Bariatric Center is a United States corporation based in California. MBC is a member of  Better Business Bureau (BBB) with A rating. MBC’s main office is located in Folsom, CA just east of Sacramento.

11 – Over 10 Years in Medical Tourism

Founder and CEO of MBC, Ron Elli, Ph.D., has been involved in bariatric medical tourism in Mexico for over 10 years. Dr. Elli is familiar with medical facilities in Puerta Vallarta, Guadalajara, Cabo, Monterrey, and Cancun, Mexico as well as San Jose, Costa Rica.

12 – Extremely Low Complication Risks

MBC Surgeons Have Low Complication Rates. MBC surgeon’s complication rate is 80% lower than the one published in the United States. MBC surgeons boast no complications or major incidents for bariatric patients in 2017.

13 – Highly Recommended by Patients

Mexico Bariatric Center has stellar reviews and over 97% of Our Patients Would Recommend Us To Their Friends. MBC’s name is associated with quality care and most our of patients are referrals from the past patients.

14 – Great Surgery Results

MBC surgeons are skillful in doing gastric sleeve surgery and other gastric surgeries for best results. Our stats for Gastric Sleeve speak for themselves: 1 Month Weight-Loss is 22.5 lbs, 3 Month Weight-Loss is 41.53 lbs.

15 – Before and After Care

Our surgeon liaison and nutritionist provide before and after surgery guidance. MBC Facebook group offers fantastic support for pre- and post-operative nutrition.

16 – Patient Information Privacy

We’ve helped thousands of Patients Achieve Weight Loss Success. Learn More. Contact us to see what weight loss surgery can do for you and what we have to offer. We use HIPAA compliant forms to protect patient information.

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gastric sleeve before and after, Paul, bariatric surgery in Tijuana, Mexico

Ron with former patient, Paul – 2015 Seattle Seminar (left) & 2016 Oregan Seminar (right)

Would You Recommend MBC to a Friend?

We ask our prior gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, mini bypass, duodenal switch and revisional surgery patients if they’d refer Mexico Bariatric Center to a Friend. The answers are surprisingly high, over 97% of respondents say they would recommend MBC to a friend.

From these surveys, we get a lot of positive responses and we also receive a lot of useful feedback to improve our patient care and communication. View our latest review results here.

Mexico Bariatric Center’s success is owed to its loyal patient community. We thrive on referrals as more than 50% of the new patients are recommended by our past patients.

MBC’s award-winning patient coordinators in the U.S. as well as Mexico, skilled and experienced surgical teams, dedicated bariatric hospital, before and after care with our surgeon liaison and nutritionist, years of experience in medical tourism contributes to patients experience and success.

Join the MBC family today! Let’s us help you with this life-changing journey!!!

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