Most patients that come to Mexico for Weight loss Surgery due to the appeal of low prices. Mexico being close to the United States, and Tijuana being just across the Border from San Diego California, makes it easier for travel and reduces travel costs as well. 

Here are a few tips if you are planning on having surgery in Mexico:

Do your research

Doing research on surgical groups and previous patients can provide comfort and reassurance in making the right choice. you will find groups focused on Medical Tourism Safety. You can find patient groups online, patients usually share their unfiltered experience and can provide an unbiased recommendation of the surgical group you are interested in.

Check prices

More expensive is not always better, and the least expensive is not always better as well. Make sure that costs are transparent and are backed up by a professional surgical team, post operative care team, nutritionist and medical staff.

Contact your medical teams offices

You may get an idea of how your experience will be by contacting by phone or email. 

Know benefits or risks of each procedure

Weight loss surgery has benefits and risks depending on the type of procedure you are having done. Ask questions, make sure you are getting the right procedure for you, and move forward.


If you are considering weight loss surgery with BC Plastics and want to request a quote, you can request a quote by clicking on the link below.