Gastric bypass weight loss surgery
This is one of the most common bariatric surgeries. Doctors shrink the patient’s stomach and
part of the digestive system is re-routed or bypassed. This is so the patient absorbs fewer
calories and nutrients from food.
Surgery requires general anesthesia and can be done using 2 methods; open surgery or a less
invasive laparoscopy. Doctors first divide the stomach into a small upper pouch where food will
go and a larger bottom section. Then the surgeon will connect part of the small intestine to the
small pouch. Food will now travel from the pouch directly into the intestine.
Depending on the doctor and the needs of the patient, the procedure might be a robotically
Get gastric bypass surgery in Mexico’s top locations you can expect high-quality and
Improved cardiovascular health
Reduces the risk of diabetes and other conditions
A laparoscopy leads to a shorter hospital stay
View the times for gastric bypass procedures.
Procedure: 2:00 – 4:00 hrs.
Hospital recovery: 3 days
Home recovery: 5 weeks
Total: 6 months
Note: Time may vary according to the specific patient procedure. All cases and treatments are different. For
diagnosis and information contact one of our top clinics.
View the prices for gastric bypass procedures in Mexico.
USA price: $26,000
Our price: $11,000
Note: Prices shown may vary according to the patient’s specific needs, treatment, and materials. Get an estimate
directly from the clinic. All prices are expressed in USD and may be changed at
any time with no prior notice. Prices are not final representations.
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Dr. José A. Jiménez Gómez
Gastric bypass surgery frequent questions
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Disclaimer: This information does not reflect the medical advice from our clinics. All cases are different and this
treatment may not suit you. Always refer to a medical professional with the certification and experience. All of our
physicians are fully qualified to perform these procedures. For more information and diagnosis contact one of our
top specialized clinics.