I am so incredibly happy at almost 120 days after my surgery I have dropped 58.5 pounds, I feel so energized and healthy. I look healthy and happy and everyone who sees me now says they cannot believe the transformation.
I have had some heartburn, but other than that absolutely no other side effects...read more.
At 60 years of age being overweight with borderline diabetes, high blood pressure, lower back problems and a slew of other minor health issues including a much slowed down metabolism I realized something had to be done because it was all downhill from there.
Having researched the surgical options I...read more.
After researching Dr. Almanza online, I felt confident that he would do a good job with my weight loss surgery and that I would be well taken care of by his staff.
All the good things I read about the level of care, expertise, efficiency and cleanliness of the hospital and recovery house staff wer...read more.
Like most people I know I had to get this surgery to save my file. I'm trying to make the best of every situation and I believe the Hosipital in Mexico works with the same motto. ...read more.
This has been a dream come true. Before my surgery I was hesitant because of my high blood pressure and type 2 diabetes. Before I would have to take daily 3 pills for the glucose and insulin twice a day. Now I do not depend on glucose medication and my blood pressure is normal. I do not regret a sin...read more.
I am taking the time to do this testimonial because I want to help people make one of the best decisions of their life! this is the happiest I have ever been aside to having my children, when I first touched down in San Diego I experienced so many emotions I just thought the worst , and I just wante...read more.
This has been a life changing experience for sure. It began with a google search on weight loss surgeons because my insurance wouldn’t cover this procedure.
It wasn’t an easy decision to make. I spoke with about 8 folks who had it done in Mexico. I emailed about 10 additional people. Everyone w...read more.
Would I do it again? Yes I would. Once I decided that I had to do something and P90X wasn’t cutting it for me, the cost of the surgery in the USA was just too expensive, the choice was easy. I was able to make payments and had the procedure paid for in no time. I scheduled the trip, flew to San...read more.
I was unable to have bariatric surgery in the U.S. because my health insurance would not cover it & could not afford to pay cash for it myself. I began the medical insurance process 5 years ago at age 35. I worked it from every avenue I could for over a year, but to no avail. I gave up for a while...read more.
I just want to let anyone who is considering having the Gastric Sleeve surgery in Tijuana, Mexico know that I had my procedure done by Dr. Mario Almanza at Jerusalem Hospital on May 31,2012 and would do it all over again today if i had to. I have NO regrets.
From the moment i contacted the patient...read more.