There are plenty of aspects to observe when thinking on having Bariatric Surgery; whether you have a plan to go to a specific doctor in your hometown or entertaining the idea to travel abroad, doing the proper research is paramount. Many say there are innumerable benefits of having your Bariatric Surgery done in Mexico, here are our top 5:

1-It’s not ALL about the money however, in our current economy, nobody’s above saving! Affordability is definitely our number one benefit of having Bariatric Surgery in Mexico.

On average your Gastric Sleeve Surgery performed in Tijuana or Guadalajara Mexico will cost just a mere one third up to one fifth of the cost in any mayor city in the United States and Canada.

2-Quality. An ever growing pool of highly trained medical staff and board certified surgeons (often U.S. trained), State of the art, fully equipped hospitals as well as incomparable warmth and attention from nurses and administrative personnel continue to raise the standard of care offered to all patients.

3-Location. Even though, most of the mayor medical tourism destinations in Mexico (Tijuana, Guadalajara, Puerto Vallarta, etc.) require you to travel considerable distances, they’re easily accessible from the United States and Canada; through direct flights and short drives; unlike other countries in the Caribbean and South America.

4-Seamless and faster approval processes. Being that Weight loss surgery is an elective procedure, you can schedule your Gastric Sleeve, Gastric band, Gastric bypass, Duodenal Switch or Bariatric Revision Surgery to your convenience prior proper psychological and physical evaluation as well as certain nutritional requirements.

5-Comfortable and enjoyable environments. Most of the premiere medical tourism destinations in Mexico now feature a tourism aspect to their offerings, adding a relaxed, leisure approach to Weight loss surgery travel; for example: Near beach resort accommodations in Puerto Vallarta, Colonial city surroundings in Guadalajara or the vibrant bi-national lifestyle of the city of Tijuana, Mexico.

For more information on how Weight Loss Surgery in Mexico can help you live a more enjoyable, healthier longer life Call toll free 1-844-461-2831, or visit  for a free consultation. Dr. Alejandro Lopez founder and chief bariatric surgeon at ALO Bariatrics has successfully performed 5,000+ procedures for more than 10 years in Tijuana, Guadalajara and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.