When I went to Dr Almanza I weighed 330 lbs, that was after losing 32 lbs on the pre op diet. Today because of his surgical expertise I am 226lbs and in great health. I had an above part experience with Dr Almanza and his staff and would definitely recommend him....read more.
I can't say enough to explain how happy I am with the results so far, and how eager I am to keep pushing myself and continuing to see the difference as I am 2 months away from my one year anniversary!
137 pounds down as of 5/20/20
HW 353 - I'm 5'6"
Going to Mexico has been li...read more.
I was so scared of going into surgery and leaving my 10 month old baby for so many days, but I am so happy I went through with it! I'm currently only two months out and ALL of my clothes are too big now. I'm down 40 pounds and LOVING life again. I'm not scared or embarrassed to be photographed and I...read more.
I'm not one to post my life but today I couldn't resist. In January this year I took a big step for my future. I weighed over 320 lbs and couldn't do it anymore. Old back injuries were nagging me and my confidence was lacking. I had goals and weight was getting in the way.
This morning 5/13 just ...read more.
The experience was easy, safe, without complications, and amazing results! This tool works and I could not be happier with this decision! I lost 75 pounds in 6 months and now I am at 9 months post-op and maintaining!...read more.
I intentionally waited for a long time (2-1/2 yrs) before doing any testimonial, because everyone knows you will lose wait, but what were the long term effects and or complications going to be like? That's what I wanted to know.
Well, I'm here to tell you that for me it is lower BP, no sleep apnea,...read more.
I want to thank Dr. Almanza and his hosptial staff for a great experience. It has been 3 months since my procedure and I am down 33 pounds. I have recovered well and doing my daily activities. I have started on simple exercises and hope to develop good habits along the way.
I like to take a moment ...read more.
AT FIRST I WAS A LITTLE SCARED TO GO THROUGH THIS WHOLE PROCESS IN A FOREIGN COUNTRY, PLUS MY FAMILY WAS HELPING PUTTING ALL THIS CRAZY IDEAS, BUT HEY I UNDERSTAND PEOPLE ARE ALWAYS SCARED OF THE UNKNOWN. I STARTED LOOKING THE DOCTOR AND THE CLINIC UP. I ALSO STARTED READING COMMENTS LIKE THIS FROM ...read more.
I went into this journey at 268lbs. I lost 135lbs over the course of 1 year and I have bounced back about 20lbs. I am the happiest I have ever been. I can do things with my daughter, go dancing again and now I am a skydiver!!! I love my new lease on life and would make the same decision over...read more.
Diet has been hard but trying best; lost 5 lbs this week and 8 lbs last week; still got 44 to go...read more.