Dr. Manuel Aceves embodies the optimal combination of science, knowledge, and human touch. His soft-spoken personality, genuine bedside manners, and incredible wealth of knowledge and experience will make you feel comfortable and at piece knowing that you are in great hands. As soon as you walk into his clinic, Obesidad y Laparoscopía Avanzada, in Guadalajara, Mexico you experience an immediate sensation of trust and optimism about your health, you will be received by fully English-speaking staff composed of patient coordinators, nurses, psychologists, nutritionists, and other experienced doctors under Dr. Aceves’ supervision.
Dr. Manuel Aceves is part of a prestigious global group of bariatric surgeons with over 25 years of experience in laparoscopic weight-loss surgery and comprehensive training on Robotic Obesity Surgery with the Da Vinci Robot. Dr. Manuel Aceves continuously receives and imparts training from top US medical institutions, conducts and publishes medical research in weight-loss treatments, and founded the first multidisciplinary surgery center to treat obesity and metabolic disorders in western Mexico. Having received his Medical Degree in 1979 from the Autonomous National University of Mexico (UNAM) makes him one of the doctors with most experience in all of Mexico and belongs to an elite generation of physicians in the county. Dr. Aceves has performed hundreds of bariatric surgeries with a success rate of 99% across all types of weight-loss procedures and thousands of endoscopic, laparoscopic, open and mini-open Gastrointestinal procedures to treat all types of diseases and conditions of the human digestive system. In addition to being a renowned Board Certified surgeon, Dr. Manuel Aceves is a prominent and respected professor at UNAM, his Alma Matter, where he teaches Surgical and Multidisciplinary Management for Obesity. His important medical research is published in prestigious Mexican and international medical journals and is regularly invited to important international medical conventions like the World Congress of International Federation for Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders as keynote speaker, organizer, presenter, and attendee. Dr. Aceves has held leadership roles and is an active member of the American College of Surgeons, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), International Society of Surgery, and Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES).
Dr. Aceves is conscious and sensitive to the fact that everybody’s body behaves differently and that every patient is a unique case. Dr. Aceves and his highly specialized bariatric team will spend as much time as needed with every patient to fully understand how their mind and body operate to design a customized and personalized comprehensive weight-loss treatment that will maximize results and optimize a healthy and sustainable lifestyle.
Price: $7600 USD
Bariatrics is the branch of medicine that studies the causes, prevention, and treatment of obesity and metabolic disorders.
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