Dr. José Castañeda is a pioneer and innovator in laparoscopic surgery and for the past 15 years he has specialized in obesity and metabolic disorders. In 2016, Dr. Castañeda successfully operated on the most obese man of the world weighing 1,311 lbs. and the patient is evolving positively having lost 550 lbs. to date. Dr. José Castañeda attended one of the most prestigious medical institutes for laparoscopic surgery and learned from Dr. Carlos Ballesta, one of the pioneers and most notable professors in the field of obesity, in Barcelona, Spain.
Because of his success and the immense need for a high-quality bariatric clinic in Guadalajara, Mexico, Dr. Castañeda founded Gastric Bypass Mexico where he has performed over 9,000 surgeries on patients from all over the world. His professional team is composed of Board-Certified Doctors and experts in Bariatric Surgery and Laparoscopy; as well as Nutritionists, Psychologists and Physical Therapists. Dr. José Castañeda performs all bariatric procedures in private hospitals, using leading technology and following the highest safety and hygiene standards. He specializes in Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass, SADI-S, Ileal Transposition and Duodenal Switch, considered one of the most effective surgeries for people suffering from morbid obesity with a BMI greater than 50.
Dr. Castañeda understands that surgery is just the first step toward a desired goal and his program includes nutritional coaching, exercise and physical therapy plans, and psychological support to ensure your goals are achieved.
Price: $5460 USD
Price: $4770 USD