Bariatric Surgery at Two of Guadalajara's Top Hospitals
If you are considering weight loss surgery, ALO Bariatrics in Guadalajara, Mexico, should be at the top of your list.
Here, patients can receive affordable weight loss surgery performed by a Mayo Clinic-certified doctor in a state-of-the-art hospital.
Here's why ALO Bariatrics is quickly becoming the preferred practice for men and women looking for affordable bariatric surgery...
Why Choose ALO Bariatrics Guadalajara for Your Bariatric Surgery
Our board-certified bariatric surgeon, Alejandro Lopez, is certified by the Mayo Clinic. The Mayo Clinic is an international non-profit organization made up of hospitals and doctors with a unified mission to provide the very best care to every patient. As a Mayo Clinic-certified physician, Dr. Lopez maintains an excellent standard of care.
ALO Bariatrics patients only visit the best hotels and state-of-the-art hospitals during their stay. Most of our patients choose to stay at the historic Malibu Hotel, which is centrally located in Guadalajara's bustling metropolitan area. We can arrange transportation throughout the city or to one of our state-of-the-art hospitals so that you can travel without worries.
Ultimate Travel Destination
As the second-largest city in Mexico, Guadalajara is a popular tourist destination where you can undergo life-changing weight loss surgery while spending time in a beautiful location. The city has its own international airport with direct flights from most major cities, so traveling there is comfortable and convenient for patients from all parts of the globe.
Popular Sightseeing Destinations
Guadalajara is known for its beautiful architecture. Before your surgery or after your recovery, you can venture to various popular sites, such as:
- Guadalajara Cathedral
- Hospicio Cabañas
- Teatro Degollado
- Metropolitano Park
- Glorieta La Minerva
Affordable, Accessible Care
One of the best parts of traveling to Mexico for your gastric bypass, gastric sleeve (sleeve gastrectomy), or any other weight loss procedure is the price. Patients who travel to Mexico for bariatric surgery can save thousands of dollars. If you've always wanted to overcome obesity but haven't had the financial means, bariatric surgery in Mexico makes it possible.
Our Bariatric Surgery Prices
|Location||Gastric Sleeve||Gastric Bypass||Duodenal Switch||LAP-BAND|
|Guadalajara - Puerta de Hierro||$4,700||$6,300||$6,800||$5,700|
Meet the Doctor at Our Guadalajara Location Dr. Alejandro Lopez
Dr. Alejandro Lopez is a board-certified bariatric surgeon who founded ALO Bariatrics with a mission to provide affordable, high-quality bariatric care in Mexico. To date, Dr. Lopez has completed over 7,000 weight loss procedures with low complication rates and excellent results. He is a pioneer in the field of bariatric surgery who has been featured in many research publications.
Dr. Lopez is passionate about helping men and women overcome obesity, and he still remembers the first time he came into contact with a person who was struggling with being overweight. In 1992, he joined the movement to end obesity through bariatric surgery and helped improve the health of thousands through the use of the LAP-BAND®. He performed hundreds of surgeries in Tijuana for patients from Canada and the United States and eventually expanded his practice to Guadalajara.
Since then, Dr. Lopez has perfected the surgical process and continues to share his knowledge with other surgeons who want to end obesity. When choosing new team members, Dr. Lopez ensures that they are passionate about helping patients overcome obesity too.
He remains at the forefront of clinical studies researching the safety and efficacy of bariatric surgeries. As a leader in the field, Dr. Lopez also attends various international conferences for bariatric care.
- Mayo Clinic
- American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities (AAAASF)
- Federal Committee for Protection from Sanitary Risks (COFEPRIS)
- International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
- American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)
Dr. Lopez's Mission
“Seeing my patients happy with the results of my work—it will always be the goal of my life.”
Weight Loss Procedures Offered at Our Guadalajara Practice
- Gastric Sleeve (also known as Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy or Sleeve Gastrectomy)
- Duodenal Switch
- Gastric Bypass (Roux-en-Y)
- Revision Surgery
- Single-Incision Gastric Sleeve
- LAP-BAND (Gastric Banding)
- Gastric Balloon
- Mini Gastric Bypass
To determine which weight loss procedure is right for you, we will take into account your body mass index (BMI), whether you have any accompanying conditions such as diabetes, and your health history.