The video shows a top weight loss doctor from Costa Rica discussing the medical schools he studied at. He also shares the experience he has gathered over time in conducting weight loss surgeries in Costa Rica catering both to domestic and medical tourists from abroad.

By handling huge numbers of patients, weight loss doctors in Costa Rica have perfected expertise in bariatric surgery.

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Bariatric Surgeon in Costa Rica

“I’m a general surgeon; I did my medicine training in Columbia, South America. Then, I did my training in general surgery here in Costa Rica. And then, I did my fellowship in Spain in bariatric surgery and…

I did my training in Barcelona at Clinica Teknon – a fellow in bariatric surgery with doctor Carlos Ballesta – one of the pioneers in bariatric surgery in Europe and also the ex-president of the bariatric surgery of…I’m a member of seven organizations the AFMBS, IFSO – International Federation for Surgery of Obesity, SAGES, and several other societies from Latin America for bariatric and general surgeries…

I’ve been teaching several courses in different countries like Argentina, Mexico, Panama, and Columbia, and I’ve been attending every single year in different areas in the US, Spain, and France, and I’ve also been training there.

With most…of the surgeries, we kinda start with lap band surgeries and also sleeve gastrectomies, mini gastric bypass, and gastric bypass to a duodenal switch. We have patients from many many places; we can talk about England, Spain, and Canada. We have lots of patients from Canada and from the US – I have patients from the east, west, or middle of the US, and we also have patients from Central America. We have a center of reference from many places from Central America and South America. We also have patients from the Caribbean…all of them, follow up by Internet”

In another video, this Costa Rican bariatric surgeon advises on which weight loss surgery is best for you.

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