Oasis of Hope Bariatrics
Being overweight can affect your health, confidence, and overall quality-of-life. However, diet and exercise are not always effective.
At our weight loss center, we provide bariatric surgery to help you rapidly lose excess weight.
Why should you choose Oasis of Hope?
A Bariatric Center with over 50 Years of Experience
Decades of Experience
Our practice was founded in 1963 and has served over 100,000 patients worldwide. Our board-certified bariatric surgeons and their team have performed over 6,000 bariatric surgeries for patients from all over the world.
We offer transparent, fair pricing and are constantly advancing our technology to make surgery more affordable for our patients. Our rates include imaging, medication, follow-up care, and other aspects of your treatment. For patients considering surgery, we also offer free consultations.
Our gated campus in Tijuana, Mexico, has two security checkpoints. We will provide your transportation and concierge-style care from the moment you arrive at San Diego International Airport to your return home.
Your comfort is our priority. Our amenities include an IV Room, chapel, on-site hotel for family members, and Netflix in every patient room. All of our staff members are fluent in English and are happy to accommodate your needs.
We Offer the Same Level of Care at More Affordable Prices
Medical tourism is an increasingly popular option for patients who want to undergo the same advanced surgery at a lower cost. The Huffington Post recently named Mexico one of the top five best countries to travel to for medical treatment. There are several benefits to choosing medical tourism for your upcoming weight loss surgery, including:
- Location: Enjoy a relaxing stay in Playas de Tijuana, Mexico.
- Accommodations: We coordinate your stay at our state-of-the-art, secure campus.
- Transportation: From the moment you arrive at San Diego International Airport to your departure, you will be taken care of by our friendly drivers.
Additionally, Oasis of Hope Bariatrics follows the same standards and regulations as hospitals in the United States.
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Our Mission and Vision
To improve the quality of life for our patients by providing world-class healthcare in a caring, patient-centered environment and to be a reference center that brings state-of-the-art healthcare to the patients we serve.
Begin Your Weight Loss Journey in Six Easy Steps
Call or E-mail Us
We will put you in touch with our patient coordinator, who will guide you through the next steps.
Medical History Evaluation
Our patient coordinator will send you medical history forms. Fill these out so that we can determine if you are a good candidate for weight loss surgery.
Approval within 24 Hours
Our team will review your medical history forms. We will contact you within 24 hours to let you know if you are approved or not.
Schedule Your Surgery
When scheduling your surgery, we will ask you to pay a $500 deposit to reserve your space.
Book Your Flights
Our English-speaking admissions coordinator will work with you and your family to choose flights to San Diego International Airport.
Start Your Diet
Our diet consultant will provide you with a diet plan that outlines what you should eat in the weeks leading up to surgery.
At our safe, luxurious center, you can undergo bariatric surgery in a relaxing, comfortable environment
Life-Changing Surgery Completed in Less than a Week
Although the length and details of your stay will depend on the type of surgery you are undergoing, you can generally expect:
You will arrive at San Diego International Airport, where one of our drivers will meet you at arrivals. We will drive 30 minutes south to the border. Our vehicles have special licensing, allowing them to bypass border traffic.
Upon arrival, you can enjoy the touristic attractions that Tijuana, Mexico has to offer. You will also have imaging done to determine which type of surgery is right for you.
On the day before your surgery, you will check into our hospital.
On surgery day, you will be comfortably sedated by our board-certified anesthesiologist.
One of our surgeons will perform a gastric sleeve, mini gastric bypass, traditional gastric bypass, or duodenal switch. The surgery will be done laparoscopically to ensure less discomfort and an expedited recovery.
Take Action Today Request Your Free Quote
Just complete our brief questionnaire and we will respond within 24 hours.
"I’ve lost around 40 pounds in 6 months..."
"Dr. Gonzales completely changed my life. I have lost 180 pounds and I still have a couple of more pounds to lose. My decision to have bariatric surgery was the best choice I could have possibly made." Mike, An Oasis Patient
Our Team Is With You Every Step of the Way
Our involvement in your weight loss journey does not end when you go home. Dr. Gonzalez, Dr. Camelo Ramos, Dr. Contreras, and our bariatric team want you to have a healthy recovery and long-lasting results.
Our patient resources include:
- Follow-up evaluations with your doctor
- Bi-weekly chats with our in-house nutritionist
- Lifelong phone, video conferencing, and e-mail support
Our Affordable Rates Include Follow-Up Support and More
While the average cost of bariatric surgery in the U.S. can reach $20,000 or more, weight loss surgery in Mexico is much more affordable. Our prices include many of the tests, medications, and follow-up care you will need for your surgery so that you do not have to worry about hidden costs in the future.
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Starting at $5,750
Nights in hospital
Chest x-ray & EKG
Physician and hospital fees
In addition to credit cards and Health Finance Center, one of our featured payment options is financing through United Medical Credit.
Patients who choose United Medical Credit can enjoy benefits such as:
- Secure, affordable payment plans
- Multiple plans to choose from
- No penalties for prepayment
- Flexible financing terms
- Easy application process with a decision in seconds
Even if you are considered a credit-challenged applicant, there are plans available.
"The moment I walked into Oasis I felt welcomed and supported. I was surprised that I had never had this kind of personal attention. Now, after only 4 days... I'm ready for my next chapter." Jane, an Oasis Patient
Experts in Bariatric Surgery
Meet Our Board-Certified Surgeons
Oasis of Hope Bariatrics in Tijuana, Mexico, is honored to work with Drs. Francisco Gonzalez, Mario Camelo Ramos, and Francisco Contreras. Patients from all over the world seek out our doctors for weight loss surgery because:
- Each surgeon is board-certified
- They have decades of combined experience
- They are all experts in laparoscopic surgery
- They train the surgeons of the future
To learn more about undergoing life-changing bariatric surgery with our doctors, contact us online or call (619) 690-8417.
Schedule an Appointment
Oasis of Hope Bariatrics allows you to undergo state-of-the-art weight loss surgery in a tourist destination. We offer the same quality of care as U.S. hospitals at much more affordable rates. To schedule your free consultation, call us at (619) 690-8417 or contact us online.