Dr. Fernando Garcia is the medical director of Tijuana Bariatric Center where he leads a multidisciplinary team including a program coordinator, a physical therapist, a nutritionist and psychologist. Dr. García has performed over 5, 000 weight loss procedures with great success. His staff is highly trained and ready to help you with friendly, knowledgeable service. Dr. García believes that if you are motivated and ready to make a change, nothing should keep you from a healthy weight, and he works to place all options within your reach.
Degree: General Surgery
Speciality: Bariatric & Metabolic Treatments
Experience: 10 years
Bariatric Surgery Courses: 5
Bariatric Surgeries: 5000+
Dr. Fernando García received his Licensed Physician Degree From Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo. He completed his residency in General Surgery from Hospital General (General Hospital), Endorsed by Universidad Autónoma de Baja California (UABC).
Dr. García recognizes that even the best bariatric surgery cannot be a success without significant lifestyle changes. For this reason, he offers comprehensive treatment for weight loss, providing guidance in nutrition and exercise. He also offers a monthly support group, a patient coordinator to answer all questions, and regular follow-ups.
Dr. Fernando Garcia has over a decade of experience in bariatric surgery. Additionally, he serves as professor of advanced laparoscopic surgery at Universidad Autonoma de Baja California and worked for 10 years at Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social. As someone who has undergone his own weight loss journey, Dr. Garcia is genuinely invested in ensuring his patients feel comfortable under his care while helping them transform their bodies, health, and lives. *Note: There is no guarantee of Specific Results. Results can vary for each individual.