Dr. Elias Ortiz, Bariatric Surgeon in Tijuana, Joins the Staff of Mexico Bariatric Center
October 26, 2012 Health News(PRLEAP.COM) Dr. Jesus Elias Ortiz Gomez, a general surgeon practicing in bariatric and metabolic surgery, joins the staff of Mexico Bariatric Center (MBC). Dr. Elias Ortiz joins Mexico Bariatric Centers' already impressive list of bariatric surgeon - which include: Dr. Alejandro Lopez and Dr. Jacqueline Osuna.
Mexico Bariatric Center carefully reviews each surgeon, and hires only the most professional physicians. Because of the increase in demand for Mexico bariatric surgery, MBC teams up with the most dedicated surgeons who are experts in their field.
Dr. Elias Ortiz is a newly trained bariatric surgeon, who has recently completed his 400th vertical sleeve gastrectomy surgery. "His addition to our staff will offer another competent surgeon in Tijuana, Mexico," says Ron Elli, Ph.D.
Dr. Elias Ortiz graduated with his medical degree in 2004 from the Autonomous University of Baja California, Faculty of Medicine.
Dr. Elias Ortiz has advance medical training in bariatric surgery including the prestigious Bariatric Surgery Program at Hospital Angeles Tijuana. In 2011, Dr. Ortiz went to the Hospital Angeles Tijuana to earn a Gastric Plication surgery mini fellowship and an Adjustable Gastric Band surgery mini fellowship.
Dr. Elias Ortiz is currently being tutored by premier bariatric surgeon, Alejandro Lopez, MD. Dr. Juan Lopez Corvala, a world renowned bariatric surgeon, also trained Dr. Ortiz during his residency. Dr. Elias Gomez has earned accreditation for his learning and understanding of the English language.
Tijuana Weight Loss Surgery
Currently, Tijuana's most requested weight loss procedure is the vertical sleeve gastrectomy (VSG), and with the addition of Dr. Elias Ortiz, Tijuana's bariatric center offerings will include three weight loss surgeons.
"With the increase demand for the gastric sleeve procedure in Mexico, many of our patients had to wait to be booked. By offering another qualified surgeon, we can continue to book patients all year round," explains Ron Elli, Ph.D.
Vertical sleeve gastrectomy, or the gastric sleeve, is a simple procedure that is proven to cure obesity, type 2 diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol, and other co-morbidities, in the majority of patients.
About Mexico Bariatric Center
Mexico Bariatric Center is a health care provider operating in Tijuana, Guadalajara and Puerto Vallarta. Mexico Bariatric Center provides low-cost weight loss surgery for Canadian and United States individuals. Mexico Bariatric Center connects Mexico bariatric surgeons with patients seeking discount health care.
Mexico Bariatric Center offers all major weight loss surgeries including gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, gastric banding, duodenal switch, sleeve plication, gastric balloon and revision surgeries. Since the inception, just a few months ago, Mexico Bariatric Center has already received glowing reviews from patients all around the world.