To give you a brief background, I have suffered with weight gain throughout my entire life. Going back to my teen age years, it was very difficult to lose weight and it took me over a year to lose 30 lbs. That year was the year I dieted very strictly and unfortunately would starve myself to lose the...read more.
My experience and care was all good with Dr. Almanza, Baja Hospital and staff. Everyone was very friendly, caring, and focused on providing the best care possible.
A very clean and modern hospital was an added benefit as well. I highly recommend Dr. Almanza and his team for weight loss surgery. ...read more.
Immediately after the surgery, it hurt like hell and I just knew I had made one of the biggest mistakes of my life. For several weeks, even rabbits ate better than me as I ate a lot of jello and soft foods like mashed potatoes. Ten months later the weight is off, but I could do better if I stopped...read more.
Dr Almanza is a skilled and professional surgeon. The hospital is clean and organized. The head nurse i had daily was qualified and took exceptionally good care of me. She also takes English classes nightly so that she could answer my questions. Some of the night nurses could not speak English. The ...read more.
At my highest I was 190. Now I'm 135 a year later. I'm 5'2. I was pre-diabetic, had knee and foot problems and started getting high blood pressure. My cholesterol was high. And I was embarrassed. Now the only issue I still have is a foot problem. I had no complications and paid less than my deductib...read more.
The hospital and staff were great! Everyone was friendly and helpful!! I'm healing well and seem to be on the mend!! I've already lost 13# and some inches :) glad that I made the decision and so glad that I chose Dr Almanza! ...read more.
14 de Septiembre 296 libras antes de mi operaci n de manga gastrica hoy 28 de septiembre 279 ,19 libras menos llevo 26 libras dese que empez mi proceso desde el 10 de Agosto que empez en mi pos operatorio estoy muy feliz y me siento otra persona no se me hinchan los pies ya no tomo medicamentos pa...read more.
After months of going back and forth about this decision I was finally talked into doing it. I can 100% say I am thankful and blessed for doing this life changing surgery. It has been the best thing for my life. I have so much more energy. I have so much more self esteem. The staff was absolutely am...read more.
Hello, my name is Courtney. I am 26 years old! I found Dr. Almanza through a friend of mine. I debated about three years before getting the surgery plus I found out I was pregnant. So I'm here to tell you DO NOT WAIT! This is the most and only regret I have.. is not getting it done sooner! I'm so be...read more.