Get to know Dr. Parra Bariatric Surgeon in Puerto Vallarta Mexico By Gerald Witt on October 03, 2022

Get to know Dr. Jorge Arturo Parra.



Dr. Jorge Arturo Parra, Bariatric Surgeon at Weight Loss Team performs all types of bariatric surgery at the CMQ Riviera Nayarit Hospital in Puerto Vallarta Mexico.  Dr. Parra has performed hundreds of surgeries over the last 7 years from Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass, Hernia Repair, and Bariatric Revision Surgery in Puerto Vallarta.  Dr. Parra is an excellent choice when choosing your bariatric surgeon and choosing to have weight loss surgery in Puerto Vallarta Mexico. Dr. Jorge Arturo Parra joined Weight Loss Team 7 years ago in 2015 after receiving his license to practice medicine as a surgeon from the University Autonima in Nayarit Mexico.



Dr. Parra studied Medicine at the University of Guadalajara and received his Medical License in 2009. When joining Weight Loss Team, he started out as Assisting Surgeon for the first two years of his career.  He then travelled to Europe and made a year long Fellowship at the University Autonima in Barcelona Spain receiving a Master’s degree in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery which he applied to Bariatrics.  He is the only surgeon in Puerto Vallarta to have achieved this Master’s degree.






When he returned from his fellowship, he became a full-time surgeon at Weight Loss Team.  He has been a full-time surgeon for the last 4 years at Weight Loss Team.







During these 4 years, Dr. Parra has also taken the time to receive his Diploma and Certification in Bariatric Surgery from the University Panamericana in Mexico City. He received this degree in 2019.




And for the last 3 years he has been performing Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Sleeve Revision, Sleeve to Mini Bypass and Bypass surgeries as well as full RNY Gastric Bypass Surgery.






Here is his most current Board Admission Certificate by the Mexican Medical Board of Surgery.
















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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:

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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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