Two days following my decision to have Gastric Sleeve, national news casts exploited what I thought was the biggest selling point, A CURE FOR TYPE TWO DIABETES. Although, I had already committed to surgery, I now wanted the surgery more than ever, but my nature is to be a skeptic. The news cast pu...read more.
I am in the health care field. I have been a nurse practitioner for 10 years. I have been talking and researching bariatric surgery for a year. I evaluated several places. After speaking with the staff, I was reassured and all my questions were answered. I was prepared for what to expect. Afte...read more.
i have already lost 45 lbs, I haven't been this skinny since high school. I was nervous about having the surgery done in Mexico, but after doing a lot of research decided to go for it. Easily the best decision I have ever made. The crew at Jerusalem were great and my experience was painless (minus s...read more.
I have only wonderful things to say about my surgery and my treatment. I decided to have gastric sleeve surgery for several reasons. I had Optic Nerve Edema prior to surgery. This was caused by pressure from my weight on my spinal column, causing optivc nerve edema with secondary headache and blurre...read more.
I had a sleeve done on 08/17/2012, and I couldn't ask for a better experience. I was a little reluctant about having my surgery in Tijuana, but after research on the Internet decided to go ahead and have it done. My family was very concerned about me going to Mexico, especially my daughter. She w...read more.
I want to take the time to write about my experience at Jerusalem Hospital because I am overwhelmed with gratitude at my second chance with weight loss surgery. I got the gastric bypass when I was 20, and did not follow most of the guidelines they set for successful results. I am now almost 35, and ...read more.
The staff was so professional, understanding, the tone of their voices, so soothing.
The house of recovery ,i named "the house of pain", was beautiful and comfortable.
Strangers coming together comforting each other!!!
My upmost concersn was the border, the transaction was so smooth, with not one ...read more.
I was nervous about going to Mexico for surgery but I knew it was the only way I could afford surgery. My Mom went with me and we were treated very well from the hospital to the guest house.
The first 36 hours after surgery are very uncomfortable. As long as you walk everyday the pain goes away ...read more.
Like many of you I was skeptical about going to a foreign country to have my surgery, but let me assure you that I definitely made the right decision. Not only was I treated with the best of care by all the doctors, nurses and staff at Dr. Alamanza's facility but my group and I are all friends and r...read more.
I went to Tijuana on a wing and a prayer. I was very scared of surgery in a foreign country and I was completely all by myself. The morning of surgery, I met a sweet girl named Jenna who was riding from my hotel to the Jet Blu airport terminal with me to also have gastric sleeve. She was very sweet ...read more.