$ 3899

Gastric Sleeve Surgery with this provider, after all possible discounts (inquire). Regularly $4,199 or more, based on BMI.

Dr. Galileo Villarreal

    Professional License: 452105 Speciality licence: 620

    Universidad autónoma de Nuevo Leon 1997 - 2003

    Unidad Medica de Alta Especialidad UMAE #25 (IMSS) Monterrey Nuevo León,Mex, 2005 - 2009.
    Hospital Angeles Tijuana Mexico, 2009 - 2010, Advanced Laparoscopy and Obesity Surgery.

    Fellowship trained in Tijuana, Baja California at Hospital Angeles with Dr Lopez Corvala 2009 - 2010.
    Specialty trained in Advanced Laparoscopy, Obesity Surgery.
    Endorsed by Mexican College of Metabólic Diseases and Obesity Surgery (CMCOEM) and Mexican Association of Endoscopic Surgery (AMCE).
    Allergan - Inamed Fellowship Adjustable Gastric Band (Lap Band) 2009. (Colegio Mexicano de Cirugía de Obesidad y Enfermedades Metabólicas CMCOEM)
    Fellowship in Gastric Sleeve Johnson & Johnson 2010. ( CMCOEM, AMCE).
    Fellowship in Gastric Plication 2013 (CMCOEM).


    Certificaron Course in Advanced Laparoscopy 2009 - 2010 Including Gastrointestinal, General and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery.

    Has performed more than 2000 laparoscopic procedures overall; over 100 Gastric Bypass, over 200 Gastric Sleeve, over 700 Lap Bands, and over 50 Revisions.

    Academic Experience:
    Professor of General Surgery in the residency program of General Hospital #11(IMSS) Nuevo Laredo Tamaulipas Mexico, from 2010 to date.
    Attached Professor of General Surgery in Hospital ISSSTE, Nuevo Laredo Tamaulipas.
    Staff Surgeon in Hospital Mexico Americano (Part of Methodist Organization), Nuevo Laredo Tamaulipas , Mexico.
    Staff Surgeon in Hospital de Especialidades Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico.

    Dr. Galileo Villarreal's Testimonials

    Shrinking Canadian (10/01/2019)

    I like all who have decided to take this journey, have yo-yoed my way through my entire life. Always my lack of portion control would creep the weight back on. I FINALLY had enough looking at photos of myself at my sons graduation. I chose to travel alone, this was VERY hard. Like others have stated ... * read more.

    Down 70 lbs (07/30/2019)

    This is my 2nd testimonial. I am still doing great. My energy is up, my activity is great. The heat isn't unbearable anymore. I work outside on my yard now. Hang out with my grandchildren outside and in the pool. There have been no complications and I still have all my hair!!! I'm down from a size 2 ... * read more.

    It’s For Real (07/02/2019)

    I am so happy that I chose Dr Galileo Villarreal for my Gastric Sleeve surgery. My Husband and I were beyond impressed with their professionalism, accommodation and pristine surroundings of the hospital. They made us feel like celebrities. I still can't believe that I was so lucky to have Dr. Galile ... * read more.

    It works!! (06/19/2019)

    I started my journey at 192 lbs. In the past couple of years I saw nothing but my weight increasing in small increments. I had heard of other friends and relatives that had made the trip to Mexico for this surgery that were doing well. At first I had scheduled my trip for Tijuana, but after the we ... * read more.

    Extremely Happy (06/07/2019)

    It's been 8 months since I've had the surgery. I've lost 60 pounds so far and there have been no complications or pain. I'm very happy with my results. ... * read more.

    I would do it all over again (05/29/2019)

    Six months has past since my surgery, and all is good. The weight loss from this surgery is nice, but the real benefit is the medications I no longer have to take. The people I have dealt with in this weight loss process ALL have been GREAT. Everything from this surgery has been worth it, and YES, I ... * read more.

    Extemely Happy (05/16/2019)

    I was extremely impressed with Dr. Villarreal and his entire staff. The Dr. And all the nurses were very attentive and very kind. Dr. Villarreal checked on my well being 3 times reach day that I was in the hospital. The hospital was VERY clean and I would highly recommend Dr. Villarreal to anyone wa ... * read more.

    My new journey (05/01/2019)

    After many years of being on this roller coaster I finally decided to have the surgery done!! It by no means is easy, it's a lot of work and takes a lifetime commitment. My journey just began 3 weeks ago and I have already lost 30 pounds. dr.Villarreal along with his staff made It very easy and comf ... * read more.

    Great Experience (04/19/2019)

    I had a great experience for my gastric sleeve surgery. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. I didn't speak Spanish but I was able to communicate easily due to the nurses having translation apps on their phones. Dr. Galileo Villarreal spoke English very well and explained everything about ... * read more.

    My Journey (12/30/2018)

    Coming out of a horrible divorce I ate myself to fat, I tried everything , every diet nothing worked and then I overheard someone talking about the sleeve but how could I afford it? It was way to expensive... Well one day I was in FB and saw a offer in Mexico.. Mexico no way Jose it's to far , I did ... * read more.

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