This surgery is done laparoscopically with a duration of 45 minutes. Also called biliodigestive bypass Roux-Y, forming a small gastric pouch of 30 ml. capacity by dividing the stomach and is joined by a part of the small intestine causing the patient to fill with little food and absorb 60% of calories.

It is ideal for patients with carbohydrate intake, diabetes, hypertension or disease.
The process may be reversible


It is a restrictive procedure that will cause the patient to fill with little food, reducing appetite and helping you lose weight.

Is to divide the stomach leaving a gastric tube that resembles a sleeve, where the food passing too little reducing gastric capacity to 20%.


It is a procedure lasting 15-20 minutes laparoscopic surgery (less than 1cm incisions), placing a silicone band at the top of the stomach forming a small gastric pouch of 30 ml capacity, causing a feeling of fullness in the stomach with little food, staying longer satisfied. The band is adjusted periodically to adjust the weight down and get the desired weight.
The process may be reversible.


Cholecystectomy, or gallbladder surgery, is the procedure by which the gallbladder is removed, an organ that is located under the liver and whose function is to store and secrete bile, which is an important part of the digestive process.

The appearance of gallstones (stones) is the main reason why this procedure is carried out. Symptoms by which this condition can be identified include:

• Sudden and severe pain in the upper right or in
the center of the abdomen
• Back pain between the shoulder blades
• Right shoulder pain
• Nausea
• Threw up

To make the diagnosis, an abdominal ultrasound, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging or blood tests, among others, are likely to be performed.

The operation can be performed by a minimally invasive procedure, such as laparoscopic surgery, or openly, although this will be determined by the specialist doctor. In a laparoscopy, surgical instruments are inserted through three small openings in the abdominal area, producing little bleeding, reduced scarring, little postoperative discomfort, and faster recovery.


This surgery helps us to combat some of the diseases like:

  • Diabetes with a resolution of a 98% success rate.
  • Hypertension 85% resolution.
  • High cholesterol is controlled 70%.
  • Sleep apnea 88% of the patients are monitored.
  • Improves Infertility in women, menstrual cycles return to normal.
  • In males erectile dysfunction improvement


Revised Surgery for Patients with Surgical Failure
At the Center for Obesity and Diabetes Patients admitted to have undergone a bariatric Surgical procedure with poor results or complications made ​​elsewhere.

Dr. Buenaventura Leal has extensive experience Revised Multiple surgeries achieving surgical success in patients who had failed in other Bariatric Centers. He is an expert in these types of situations thanks to its great experience and professionalism.
In case you have this situation Dr. Buenaventura Leal reviews and evaluates each case in a particular way for a successful surgery and you can achieve good health and better quality of life.

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