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Your Partners On the Journey to Your Best Self

Thanks to our holistic philosophy that supports physical, social, and emotional transformation, losing weight has never been easier. Our compassionate team of world-class surgeons, physicians, and nutritionists is ready to assist you in manifesting your best self.

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Dramatic Changes Before & After

Our practice boasts a 98% success rate across all procedures. We love seeing patients discover newfound energy, vibrancy, and self-confidence. We take pride in the thousands of glowing testimonials we receive from patients who are living their dream of a healthier, happier lifestyle.

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Quality Care Popular Procedures

Bariatric surgery is a significant component of our weight loss program. Each procedure is carefully tailored to the individual’s needs, goals, and preferences.

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Gastric Sleeve Surgery


Gastric sleeve surgery helps reduce the size of the stomach and limit the number of calories absorbed, leading to effective, sustainable weight loss.

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Gastric Bypass Surgery


During gastric bypass surgery, the structures of the stomach and small intestine are altered to restrict the amount of food held and absorbed. Patients feel fuller longer.

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Mini Gastric Bypass


This is a restrictive and malabsorptive procedure that takes less time to complete and is less complex than the traditional version. It may reduce the risk of certain complications.

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Revision Bariatric Surgery


If a patient is unhappy with their results or is experiencing complications after bariatric surgery, a revision procedure can help restore peace of mind and quality of life.

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Single Incision Gastric Sleeve (SILS)


Instead of utilizing multiple incisions, your surgeon will make only one precise incision and perform the operation using a laparoscope or small camera.

About Single Incision Gastric Sleeve (SILS)
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SADI-S (Duodenal Switch) Surgery


The minimally invasive SADI-S surgery is performed laparoscopically. It is highly effective in combating obesity-related comorbidities.

About SADI-S (Duodenal Switch) Surgery
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A Bariatric Pioneer Dr. Fernando Garcia Govea

With over a decade of expertise and thousands of successful surgeries performed, Dr. Garcia is known for his superior skill and precision as well as his genuine desire to transform patient lives. He often takes on the difficult, complex cases other physicians have turned away. Dr. Garcia completed multiple Fellowships in gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, and LAP-Band surgery, honing his cutting-edge techniques in order to maximize patient safety.

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A Passion for Excellence Dr. Marcela Olague

Dr. Marcela Olague is a trusted bariatric authority in Tijuana, who has completed over 3000 successful weight loss procedures. She is distinguished by her commitment, empathy, and attention to detail. Dr. Olague continuously advances her training, staying ahead of the curve when it comes to groundbreaking developments in the field of bariatrics.

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Going Above and Beyond Dr. Paola Velazco Gerardo

With a consummate background in internal medicine, obesity, and malnutrition, Dr. Paola Velazco offers individualized care for patients at Tijuana Bariatric Center. For over a decade, she has delivered her superior services in emergency rooms, doctors’ offices, and hotels for an international clientele.

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The Meal Plan Guru Dr. Jose Luna

Dr. Jose Luna provides Tijuana Bariatric Center patients with expert nutritional counseling, assisting them at every stage of their weight loss journey. He helps patients to maintain long-term health and well-being so they don’t merely shed the pounds but also reclaim their vitality, self-confidence, and passion for pursuing their dreams.

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Jodie's Story Overcoming the Odds

Jodie had tried to lose weight through dieting and exercise alone. When her doctor warned her about obesity-related health problems, she knew it was time to pursue a more results-oriented approach.

Quality Care Real Stories, Real Change

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“The Tijuana Bariatric Clinic made the whole process smooth. The entire staff is supportive and helped to ease any concerns. I highly recommend TBC.”


— Yvonne Deines

“Thank you to all of the doctors and staff. They were all caring, very professional, and helpful. I was very scared and they put my mind at ease. I highly recommend Tijuana Bariatr...


— Don Sciascia

“My experience at Tijuana Bariatric was good from beginning to end. I would recommend their services if you are considering Bariatric surgery.”


— Jana Thomas

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A Healthier Tomorrow BMI Calculator

Our user-friendly BMI calculator is a valuable tool that can help patients determine their candidacy for our state-of-the-art bariatric procedures.

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Real Change Bariatric Procedures

Bariatric surgery is just the first step on the road to a healthier physique. We combine our procedures with personalized meal plans, ongoing social support, and extensive follow-up.

Gastric Sleeve Surgery

Gastric Bypass Surgery

SADI-S (Duodenal Switch) Surgery

Lap-Band Surgery

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Is Bariatric Surgery Right For You?

Our caring, attentive team will conduct a thorough consultation process to determine which weight loss solutions are ideal for your unique goals. Our commitment to safety demands careful, precise patient screenings.

Learn More About Bariatric Surgery

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Concierge Services Traveling Patients

Patients traveling to our world-class weight loss center enjoy medical tourism insurance up to $3000 – now included with every procedure! This is just one example of how we cater to your peace of mind and relaxation while you are in Mexico.

Our Travel Coordinator Medical Tourism Insurance

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Resources & Beyond Taking You From Start to Forever

From the moment you first contact our team, we offer a compassionate atmosphere free from judgment and pressure. Our physicians, nurses, and dieticians are all devoted to your success and will continue to communicate and monitor your progress long after you leave the hospital.

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We Offer an Active Facebook Support Group

No patient should have to face the daunting process of losing weight on their own. Our supportive online community gives patients instant answers to pressing questions and concerns.

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GASTRIC BYPASS SPECIAL!

All-Inclusive Gastric Bypass Surgery Starting at:

$5,780 USD


Regular Price:  $6,580 USD

*surgeries must be booked from June-August 2024

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