Gastric Bypass is the "gold standard" for surgical treatment of obesity, which involves cutting out the greater part of the stomach and joining a segment of it to the small intestine for digestion of food.
Surgical procedure for the treatment of obesity in all its degrees. This procedure consists of placing a ring (prosthesis) at the entrance to the stomach, which restricts the entry of food to this organ.
The intragastric balloon is a prosthesis that is placed inside the stomach for the medical treatment of overweight and obesity. This prosthesis is filled with physiological solution.
OBEDI Integral Obesity Clinic MEXICO CITY
We are a specialized Mexican company made up of professionals focused in obesity and overweight treatment. Our practical and simple approach, through education and welltimed treatment, not only helps our patients to look and to feel well but also helps them to avoid future health complications. This significantly lessens any already existing conditions, enhancing quality of life to the full.
Prove with well-founded facts that we are your best health option, and to guarantee results with minimal complications. Thus providing you an optimal security and comfort.
Offer our patients the best therapeutic alternative with a professional team and to help to eradicate obesity. Obesity being the first world wide health´s issue now a days. We also look for to educate the general population through promotion and prevention.
WHICH IS THE POURPOSE OF THE OBESITY CLINIC?
The “OBESITY CLINIC” refers to the holistic and multidisciplinary study of the obese patient by the different medical specialties related to this condition. Our purpose is to offer the best treatment for overweight, obesity and any associated diseases.
HOW DOES THE OBESITY CLINIC WORKS?
The obesity clinic requires an initial assessment by medical specialists in order to establish whether the patient is overweight or obese. Any associated diseases will be diagnosed and managed at first place. Then eating habits and behavior will be redirected. Finally, a definitive treatment—either medical or Weightloss Surgery — will be determined for each patient.
WHO ARE CANDIDATES FOR THE OBESITY CLINIC?
All patients with overweight or obesity, in specific those who counts with the criteria of: Body Mass Index (BMI) of 35 kg/m2 or plus with comorbidities (high blood pressure, diabetes type 2, etc) or not.
WHAT IS THE BODY MASS INDEX (BMI)?
BMI is the relationship that exists between the patient's weight and height, the last one to square,
WHAT ARE SOME OF THE ASSOCIATED DISEASES TO OBESITY?
The associated diseases to obesity are: High Blood pressure, Diabetes mellitus type 2, hypercholesterolemia or alterations of the lipids, Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome, joint diseases in hips, knees and ankles like arthosis , peripheral venous insufficiency (varicose veins classes III and IV) or depression, among others.
WHICH IS THE PROTOCOL STUDY FOR A PATIENT IN THE OBESITY CLINIC?
The study consists of two phases; the 1st entails assessment by the bariatric surgeon, as well as by specialists in endocrinology, psychiatry, and nutrition. The 2nd phase requires the assessment by an internist if the patient is a candidate for surgery or for a temporary procedure such as the intragastric balloon.
HOW DOES THE OBESITY CLINIC FOLLOW UP A PATIENT?
All the specialists do checkups every month to get close to the weight loss of every patient. This follow-up continues until the patient has changed in a definitive way of their eating habits and can by their selves continue with the treatment.
WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF BEING ADMITTED TO THE OBESITY CLINIC?
You can depend on the multidisciplinary and professional approach of our medical team. It has been proven that patients with regular medical check-ups has better and longer lasting results in their weight loss.
Dr. Omar Gaytán Fuentes
Bariatric Surgery Surgeon
Member of the World´s most renowned Colleges and Associations of Surgeons.
Mexican College of Surgery for Obesity and Metabolic Diseases.
Mexican Association of General Surgery.
International Federation of Surgery for Obesity (IFSO).
American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).
Mexican Burn Association.
International Association of Microsurgery.
Certified in Robotic Surgery as a Robotic Surgeon to use the da Vinci Surgical System.
I want to congratulate Dr. Omar Felipe Gaytán Fuentes on his excellent work with people who suffer from morbid obesity. His work has been very helpful with me in particular since I benefited from a sleeve gastrectomy he performed. It simply changed my life; now I am in very good health and my self-esteem has gone up. Dr. Gaytán and his colleagues have done outstanding work. Thank you very much!
I want to express my thanks and congratulations to Dr. Omar Gaytán Fuentes and his team of doctors and nurses who attended my case with professionalism and responsibility in spite of my very serious condition and unfavorable prognosis. They made the best decisions and implemented a timely and considerate treatment plan. Thanks to their appropriate actions, my quality of life is gradually returning to normal, and I am regaining my health slowly but surely.
I want to thank and congratulate you for the extraordinary attention, not only of your staff, but of everyone, beginning with Dr. Omar Felipe Gaytán Fuentes and the team he works with. I am a bariatric patient, and from the moment I began the protocol I received the best of care.
Patricia del Carmen Ortíz Ortíz
Patricia Espinoza Rodríguez
Lic.Giovana Araceli Estudillo Silva
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