Surgery for weight reduction in Tijuana
Sleeve gastrectomy or vertical gastrectomy
It is a restrictive bariatric surgery. A procedure in which the surgeon reduces the size of the stomach, leaving the shape of a banana.
It is a surgical procedure to achieve the ideal weight for patients who fit this type of surgery.
The risk to patients is low.
It is removed about 75% of the stomach.
After surgery you should consume vitamin and mineral supplements
According to medical records, a patient can achieve a weight loss of up to 80% of excess weight, based on patients undergoing this surgery
It is not reversible, it could if required, converting a gastric bypass.
Information on long-term outcomes beyond five years has not reported any risk