Why Puerto Vallarta is an ideal destination for weight loss surgery? By Gerald Witt on October 28, 2020

weight loss surgery puerto vallartaPuerto Vallarta is a tropical paradise and one of the leading destinations for Weight Loss Surgery in Mexico. Each year, a big percentage of patients travel to this beautiful city of Mexico to receive the highest quality medical care and services in the hands of the most qualified doctors.

The choice of having weight loss surgery in Puerto Vallarta Mexico obviously carries a number of aspects that patient should consider before making the decision, such as:

  • The border is something most people do not consider when choosing a bariatric surgeon in Mexico. Puerto Vallarta has an International airport and it is far from the dangers of the border towns such as Tijuana located on the US and Mexico border
  • Puerto Vallarta has accessible flights from many cities in the USA and Canada. Moreover, the Puerto Vallarta Airport (PVR) is located only 10 minutes away from the hotel and the world-class hospital The CMQ Riviera Nayarit Hospital.  (No sitting for hours in a van at the US Border waiting to get back into the USA after surgery).
  • Weight Loss Team and Dr. Hidalgo located in Puerto Vallarta offer weight loss surgery in Mexico, and top-notch medical care quality in one of the best hospitals in Puerto Vallarta, CMQ Riviera Nayarit Hospital.
  • CMQ Riviera Nayarit hospital features state of the art operating rooms, modern and clean facilities, it has a fully equipped intensive care and critical care unit that is staffed to handle any medical emergency.
  • Puerto Vallarta offers undoubted medical and hospital quality, accessibility in costs, and non-existing waiting times. Puerto Vallarta is much more affordable than having surgery in the United States and the wait times for surgery are a lot shorter than in Canada.  Typically you can have surgery within 2-3 weeks of making your decision to have weight loss surgery.
  • Puerto Vallarta is a beach resort destination; you can not only have your weight loss surgery but enjoy, before and after the surgery, the beautiful paradise, wonderful sunsets, great amenities; all of this in one of the safest friendliest cities in Mexico. Patients will make a real vacation out of their medical procedure vacation.
  • Puerto Vallarta is one of the safest cities in Mexico, there is none of the violence found at the border cities like Tijuana, and is Puerto Vallarta is one of the most relaxing places to visit year-round in Mexico.
  • Prior to the patient’s arrival in Puerto Vallarta, the bariatric clinic, Weight Loss Team will work to secure luxury accommodations for their patients, at special patient rates, ensuring a relaxing stay, whether patients are traveling alone or with their families.
  • Weight Loss Team and Dr. Hidalgo is the leading bariatric surgeon in Puerto Vallarta and offers the patient VIP transportation packages whereby a driver will be waiting for them at the airport to take them to the hotel, hospital and when it is time to go home, the driver will pick the patient up to take them to the airport as well.  The driver for an extra fee can take the patient sight-seeing and to secret magical villages nearby to Puerto Vallarta as well.
  • Puerto Vallarta is Mexico’s leading destination for Medical Tourism.
  • Many of Mexico’s best doctors in all medical fields are located in Puerto Vallarta. Puerto Vallarta offers medical specialties such as weight loss surgery, plastic surgery, spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, dental work, fertility treatment, laser eye care, discogel treatment, ozone therapy, cancer treatments and many other specialty care treatments.
  • Most of the medical field is fluent in English and Spanish so there is no language barrier between the doctor and the patient.



For more information regarding Clinics/ Hospitals and Weight Loss Options mentioned in this article:

Weight Loss Team – Bariatric Clinic of Dr. Juan F. Hidalgo

Website: www.weightlossteam.com/

Email: info@weightlossteam.com

Telephone: Toll free 1(800) 404-9064 or + 1(818) 949-6911

The Weight Loss Team Staff

The Weight Loss Team

The Weight Loss Team in Puerto Vallarta is dedicated to the continued weight loss success of every patient. Through our state-of-the-art technology, advanced techniques, and easy access to online support, patients can expect successful weight loss surgery that creates lasting results. Patients travel from around the world to our practice to experience:

  • State-of-the-Art Facilities
  • Experienced Surgeons
  • Multiple Surgical Options
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Methods
  • Affordable Care
  • Life-Changing Results

If you're ready to lose weight and sustain a healthy, happy lifestyle, contact our Puerto Vallarta practice by filling out our online form or calling 800-404-9064.

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