Bariatric surgery consists of several surgeries that are related to weight loss, hypertension control and type 2 diabetes mellitus. The surgery is for people who are obese who have tried diets, nor exercise and nothing had work due to the amount of weight that they carry with them and that is why it is difficult for them to lose weight.
The most frequent bariatric surgeries are:
Each surgery is different and not suitable for all patients, for that reason you must approach to a bariatric surgeon to study your specific case and recommend the most appropriate procedure for you.
Prices are based on the following:
A Certified medical equipment: That consists of a bariatric surgeon duly certified and trained in this type of surgery, anesthesiologist, surgical nurse and support team for such surgery, all duly certified and endorsed to serve the best medical and human patient.
Hospitalization time: The hospital stay is 2 to 3 days and consists of having the patient under observation to see how it is evolving after the surgery, in addition to the medical visits that the bariatric surgeon will do and the warm and human attention Of the hospital staff.
Operating room: Operating room cost which must meet the required health standards, be properly equipped with the latest technology and have everything needed for the success of the surgery.
Medical equipment: That will be used during your surgery and should be used only for you and be properly sterilized, complying again with the health regulations required for the surgery to be successful.
Each patient is a unique and is a special case but it´s good that you know what your surgery should include, the approximate price of these kind of surgeries is between $ 4,000.00 to $ 6,000.00 dollars, if the cost is less, they might be omitting something that is of Vital importance during your procedure. Do not take risks, do not just call, make an appointment, meet the Doctor who will attend you because no one better than him will clarify all your doubts regarding your health.