I had been over weight to some degree my entire life. When I was a child I was just a little "puffy," About 5 lbs of extra weight. The problem was I was a ballet dancer and that 5 lbs mise well have been 100 lbs. Our family was healthy eaters, but we ate large portions and consumed desserts and s...read more.
it seems as if my body and soul finally found eachother... that sounds strange I know. I have always been a person full of life and passion but the way I looked (very overweight) never showed that. I was lucky because after a while no one seemed to notice my weight but I did. In many little things a...read more.
Hello, I know you probably think this is just another testimonial and trust me I was once where you are today.... wondering should I, what the consequences are having surgery, will things turn out how I want them too? I can't promise perfection, however for me life couldn't be better!
Prior to hav...read more.
I had a great experience and have no complaints about my trip to Mexico for surgery with Dr. Almanza. The staff was excellent all the way through. There were times in the beginning where I questioned my decision to have surgery. My bad habit was food. I depended on it. When I was unable to depend on...read more.
I had my surgery on May 30th. 2012 I was 264 lbs. pre-op 255 day of surgery and I am now 212 lbs. 2 1/2 months later :o) Im losing weight everyday and I wouldnt change a thing about how I did it ,, or where I did it.. or WITH WHOM did it. This was the best thing I ever did for myself ...read more.
Fabulous!! That's how you will be treated by everyone you meet at the clinic, from the minute you arrive to the minute you leave. It's the way you will feel when the weight starts to literally fall off and people say how amazing you look. It's what you will think each day, knowing that you feel bet...read more.
On February 7th 2012 I weighed 370 and would break a sweat looking outside and now I am spending all my free time outside and weigh 230 headed to my goal weight of 195. This was the best decision I ever made and would not hesitate to do it again.
It’s the little things that you forget you can’...read more.
I am so grateful I chose to have the surgery. In 4 weeks, I've lost 24 lbs and have dropped 2 clothing sizes. I am excited about my new journey! I feel great. My blood sugar has been low (140) and I no longer take insulin! Having Type 2 Diabetes was my motivation to have the surgery. I have more ene...read more.
Fantastic results! I went from 232 down to 162 in just 4+ months! That's 70 pounds! My surgery visit was convenient beyond expectations. I was in the operating room within 90 minutes of arrival and walking around 2 hours after that. I went shopping the next day and had almost no post surgical sym...read more.
I have always been a bigger girl. So I had heard of bariatric surgery of course. After I left a bad relationship I decided it was time to work on myself and get a healthier life so I would be around when my children grow up. I had a friend whom I value and he told me he was going to Mexico to have t...read more.