Dr. Jorge Maytorena | Obesity Surgeon in Mexicali, Mexico

Dr. Jorge Maytorena M.D. General, Gastrointestinal, Bariatric and Trauma Surgery Mexicali, Mexico

About - Dr. Jorge Maytorena M.D.

Dr. Maytorena is a Graduate from the UABC Faculty Medicine at Mexicali, Baja California Mexico.

He is a General, Gastrointestinal, Bariatric and Trauma Surgeon, who sppecialize in:


  • Gastric Band.
  • Gastric Sleeve.
  • Gastric Bypass.
  • Mini-Gastric Bypass.
  • Gastric Plication.
  • Revision Surgeries to Conversion.


Skin and Soft Tissue

  • Resection of lipomas and nodules
  • Skin biopsy
  • Resection and biopsy of skin-cancer
  • Skin drainage of abscesses (infection)
  • Treatment of wound infection
  • Diabetic foot and gangrene
  • Wound closure

Digestive Tract

  • Emergency abdominal surgery
  • Abdominal wall hernias
  • Umbilical or belly hernia
  • Inguinal/groin hernia
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hiatal Hernias
  • Apendicitis
  • Gallbladder and bile ducts
  • Gastro-esophageal reflux
  • Intestinal and gastric resections
  • Diverticulitis surgery
  • Trauma abdominal surgery
  • Abdominal exploration surgery
  • Inside abdomen infections
  • Abdominal organs biopsies
  • Spleen resection


  • Emergency thoracical surgeries
  • Inside thorax biopsies
  • Infection drainage
  • Trauma thoracic surgery


  • Nodes biopsies
  • Thyroid surgery
  • Neck trauma surgery


  • Central vascular line

Education - Dr. Jorge Maytorena M.D.

Internship at IMSS Specialty Clinic Mexicali. Social Service at Hospital General Mexicali Four Years Residence by UNAM for General Surgery at the General Hospital at Hermosillo, Sonora. Advanced Laparoscopic Training in the Mexican Society of Endoscopic Surgery at Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. Sleeve Gastrectomy Training at the College of Metabolic and Obesity Surgery. Fellowship in Gastric Banding by Inamed Lap Band. Allergan, (Inamed) Certified Surgeon. Trauma Surgeon (3yrs. at Tijuana Red Cross) Gastric Bypass and Metabolic Surgery Fellowship in the San Camilo Hospital at Sao Paulo, Brazil with Dr. Victor Cohen’s team.

Membership - Dr. Jorge Maytorena M.D.

  • Member of the College of General Surgeons at Mexicali, B.C.
  • General Practice License #3703026.
  • General Surgery License #4943231.

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