Obesity and bariatric surgical technologies and techniques have been perfected around the world, including Mexico and South America. Obesity surgery for diabetes in and bariatric surgical centers in Mexico are becoming increasingly popular for Americans seeking affordable, certified, and effective weight loss treatments and surgeries. Bariatric surgeons specializing in weight loss treatments, procedures and surgeries in Mexico offer domestic and international travelers with quality and effective care. Some bariatric surgeons in Mexico specialize in diabetes obesity surgery, a specialty called Diabesity surgery, such as those performed by Dr. Jorge Maytorena.

"Diabesity surgery specializes in bariatric surgery and long-term patient management of individuals diagnosed with obesity-related diabetes," says Dr. Maytorena. "In many individuals, one is directly related to the other. Treating the obesity often treats the diabetes as well."

Studies have shown that many patients diagnosed with diabetes who undergo bariatric or weight loss procedures are able to reduce or completely eliminate their dependence on insulin or diabetic medications.

Dr. Maytorena offers a variety of bariatric surgeries including:

  • Sleeve gastrectomy
  • Gastric bypass
  • Lap band
  • Diabetes Type 2 surgeries

Dr. Jorge Maytorena is a graduate of UABC Faculty Of Medicine, General Medicine Practice and performed his residency at the General Hospital of Sonora, specializing in gastric bypass and metabolic surgery courses in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Dr. Maytorena has received multiple advanced training and certification in a number of disciplines and obtained Advanced Laparoscopic Surgical Training within the Mexican Society of Endoscopic Surgery and at the Mexican College of Metabolic and Obesity Surgery. He is certified by the Mexican Board of General Surgeons and is also employed as a trauma surgeon at Tijuana Red Cross, as well as being a member of the Mexican Society of Endoscopic Surgery. He received a fellowship in gastric banding by Inamed LapBand. Dr. Maytorena is also trained and experienced and the use of mesh inguinalplasty and wallplasty as well as advanced laparoscopic surgery, and is authorized to place the Allergen gastric band.

With staff privileges at Hospital Hispano, Dr. Maytorena is able to offer patients diagnosed with varying diabetic conditions combined with obesity a variety of surgical treatments and options.

Dr. Maytorena is dedicated to providing affordable and effective options to individuals seeking weight loss treatment for lifelong benefits. Specializing in obesity and diabetic conditions, Dr. Maytorena offers individuals in a variety of scenarios the chance at a healthier life.

Says  Pramod Goel, CEO and Founder of PlacidWay, "Rising numbers of individuals diagnosed with obesity-related diabetes may cost them tens of thousands of dollars of treatment in their lifetime. We are pleased to profile the services of bariatric surgeons such as Dr. Maytorena, who helps individuals not only achieve their weight loss goals, but reduce or completely eliminate diabetes medication and lifestyle limitations from their lives."

Traveling to Mexico for Bariatric Surgery
Mexico has become one of the most popular medical tourist destinations for many Americans and Canadians, as well as travelers from other countries. Boasting a reputation for providing a wealth of services at half the cost in other countries and medical travelers can anticipate saving up to 50% on medical procedure costs.

While in Mexico, travelers may enjoy a variety of entertainments and sightseeing excursions, including scuba diving, sunbathing, exploring Aztec ruins or just kicking back by hotel pools.  Offering some of the finest and luxurious accommodations and dining experiences in South America, Mexicali, located just south of the U.S. border along the mid-central California border,  is growing as a leading provider of bariatric and cosmetic surgical procedures in Mexico.

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