0002030224RR-849x565At Mexico Bariatric Team, Dr. Juan Arellano and his knowledgeable staff will evaluate your general health and emotional well being to determine your readiness for a bariatric procedure. In most cases, bariatric surgery is performed on obese patients (BMI above 35) who have been unable to effectively lose weight through a variety of exercise and diet programs.

To determine your BMI, check out our BMI Calculator at the right.

Bariatric surgery may seem like a drastic solution to obesity for some, but for those suffering from severe obesity and/or obesity-related health conditions, bariatric surgery can provide life-altering health benefits. From improving mental health issues to reducing physical ailments, bariatric surgery can potentially eliminate many diseases and health problems liked to obesity, including:

  • Diabetes
  • Arthritis
  • Hypertension
  • High Cholesterol
  • Depression
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Venous Stasis Disease
  • Chronic Headaches/Migraines
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Liver Disease