Questions and answers

How much is bariatric surgery in Dominican Republic?

How much is bariatric surgery in Dominican Republic?

Average Price: $6,300.00 The gastric bypass procedure is considered to be the gold standard in weight loss surgery.

How much is gastric sleeve in Mexico?

Mexico is an attractive healthcare alternative that offers more affordable bariatric surgery. The average cost of gastric sleeve in Mexico is approximately $4,300-$8,900 which usually comes in an “all-inclusive surgery package“. Remember this is self-pay only, meaning you are unable to use health insurance.

How much does it cost to get a gastric bypass in Mexico?

The average cost of gastric bypass surgery in Mexico is just a fraction of the cost of surgery in the United States. At our practice, the cost of gastric bypass is just under $5,000. Similar pricing for bariatric procedures is common throughout Mexico. We also charge the same price for mini gastric bypass surgery.

Does insurance pay for gastric bypass?

Today gastric sleeves, laparoscopic gastric bypass and lap gastric bands are typically covered by most major insurance companies.

What to expect from a post bariatric surgery diet?

Eating after bariatric surgery will become easier over time, as you progress through the post surgery diet plan. Learn more about what to expect after bariatric surgery. Following your bariatric surgery, your care team will go over a five-phase, post-surgery diet that helps your body recover and adapt to healthy eating habits.

Can a bariatric surgeon help you lose weight?

Once a patient has lost a significant amount of body fat and weight, they may be more willing to take part in a world of new physical activities.

When to consider bariatric surgery for your health?

In general, bariatric surgery could be an option for you if: Your body mass index (BMI) is 40 or higher (extreme obesity). Your BMI is 35 to 39.9 (obesity), and you have a serious weight-related health problem, such as type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure or severe sleep apnea.