All Press Releases for June 30, 2020

A Lighter Me Surgeon, Dr. Miguel Montalvo, is Recognized by Mexico Bariatric Center as One of the Elite Weight Loss Surgeons

Dr. Miguel Montalvo, former bariatric and metabolic surgeon of A Lighter Me®, is chosen by top-ranked Medical Tourism Corporation, Mexico Bariatric Center®.

"By working with multiple surgeons and limiting the number of surgeries for each surgeon per day, we are able to provide optimal results and low complication rates," says Dr. Elli, CEO and Founder

    SACRAMENTO, CA, June 30, 2020 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Dr. Miguel Montalvo, former bariatric and metabolic surgeon of A Lighter Me®, is chosen by top-ranked Medical Tourism Corporation, Mexico Bariatric Center®. Montalvo began practicing weight loss surgery in 2017 with acclaimed surgeon Dr. Elias Ortiz, founder of Elias Ortiz & Company.

Board-certified Tijuana bariatric surgeon, Dr. Miguel Montalvo, is acknowledged by Mexico Bariatric Center (MBC) as one of its elite surgical teams. Mexico Bariatric Center hand picks only the finest diabesity specialists in the bariatric industry to facilitate cutting-edge surgical standards and patient care for affordable weight loss surgery.

Individuals are more than ever wary of the obesity disease as an underlying medical condition and risk factor for Coronavirus infection. Mexico Bariatric Center rose to the challenges of COVID-19 and medical tourism by continuing its operations during the pandemic to accommodate people seeking essential surgical treatment in Mexico.

Fighting Obesity with Weight Loss Surgery in Mexico
A growing number of people worldwide are struggling with obesity. Especially as people age, their metabolism slows down as diet and exercise become less effective. Bariatric surgery is one of the most proven methods of losing weight for patients who have tried everything in combating obesity and need to make a change to live a healthier life.

With the addition of another high caliber bariatric surgeon like Dr. Montalvo, Mexico Bariatric Center now meets and exceeds the highest standards of excellence.

Dedicated Bariatric Surgeon, Dr. Miguel Montalvo
Being recognized by Mexico Bariatric Center, Dr. Miguel Montalvo Lucero strives to reach new heights and demonstrates the finest level of preparedness as well as patient outcomes. He understands the demands and particulars involved with bariatric patients and dedicates his life to uncovering obesity solutions.

Born and raised in Tijuana Baja California, Dr. Miguel Montalvo is a highly skilled surgical physician specializing in weight loss surgery in Mexico. Dr. Miguel Montalvo is a master in laparoscopic procedures primarily gastric sleeve surgery in Mexico, but also is well-established in performing gastric bypass, and mini bypass, and correcting deficient surgeries.

Dr. Montalvo has a degree in medicine from the Faculty of Medicine of the Baja California State University. Dr. Montalvo specializes in his field with multiple certifications and recognitions as they apply to bariatric surgeries, as well as lap bands and metabolic syndromes.

Miguel Montalvo joined A Lighter Me team of bariatric surgeons, Dr. Elias Ortiz, Dr. Mariano Covarrubias, Dr. Jose Curiel, and Dr. Oscar Morales, as well as plastic surgeons Dr. Rodolfo Castillo and Dr. Omar Lazos in July 2017.

Dr. Miguel Angel Diaz Mariscal and Dr. Bertin Angeles are currently assisting Dr. Montalvo's surgical procedures. Dr. Nelson Varas, a well-established anesthesiologist, and compassionate nurse, Dr. Esperanza Ruelas, are on Dr. Montalvo's surgical team.

About A Lighter Me®
A Lighter Me (ALM), founded by Sandra Johnston (Bravo Development Group, LLC), started helping medical tourists crossing the border to Tijuana for low-cost lap-band surgeries in 2007. Ron Elli, Ph.D. joined as head of marketing and development at that time.

ALM bariatric center continued to grow to become one of the major companies in Mexico facilitating bariatrics, plastics, and dental services to American and Canadian patients. With the unexpected death of Sandy in 2018, A Lighter Me lost their vision and wisdom of their leader, causing the company to subsequently dissolve in 2019.

About Mexico Bariatric Center®
Patients searching for weight loss surgery in Mexico have trusted their lives with the reputable provider known as Mexico Bariatric Center®, which consists of the best bariatric surgeons in Mexico.

A pioneer in the medical tourism industry, Ron Elli, Ph.D., founded Mexico Bariatric Center in 2012 that has become one of the prominent brands in healthcare abroad. Operating as a U.S. corporation with an A+ BBB rating, they offer one of the greatest all-inclusive bariatric packages to patients crossing the border to renew their lives.

Surgical excellence and affordable healthcare have distinguished MBC, striking the perfect balance between low cost and high standards. The prestigious surgeons and top-grade facilities unite to offer patients results with procedures like the sleeve gastrectomy, roux-en-y gastric bypass, and even more specialized procedures like duodenal switch and complex revision surgeries.

Mexico Bariatric Center Surgical Team
Mexico Bariatric Center is representing six teams of surgeons with 20 years of experience and over 20,000 successful surgeries in bariatrics, collectively. Their surgeons trust the company so much that they choose us for their own and families bariatric surgeries; Dr. Valenzuela got her gastric sleeve surgery with MBC in 2018.

- Louisiana Valenzuela, MD - Double Board-Certified
- Alejandro Gutierrez, MD - Double Board-Certified, FACS
- Rodriguez Lopez, MD - Certified Surgeon
- Jacqueline Osuna, MD - Certified Surgeon
- Miguel Montalvo, MD - Certified Surgeon
- Ismael Cabrera, MD - Double Board-Certified

Contact Mexico Bariatric Center at 855-768-7247
Email: [email protected]

Mexico Bariatric Center® (MBC) is the number one full-service bariatric and plastic facilitator in Tijuana as well as other Mexico cities, like Guadalajara. MBC is a U.S. based corporation with an A+ BBB rating. Mexico Bariatric Center® has helped thousands of patients boost their confidence and live energetic, fulfilling lives as displayed within our gastric sleeve before and after photos.

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