Antonio Esquerra

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 5.0 out of 5 with 10 ratings

Antonio Esquerra Bariatric Surgeon MD

90% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 17

Max Age of Patient is 65

Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch

Duodenal Switch



Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy

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Rodolfo Wilhelmy
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Edgar Campos
Clinical Bariatric Doctor and Nutritionist
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David Beltran
Bariatric Surgeon
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Alberto Aceves
M.D., F.A.C.S.

  • About Me
    Dr. Antonio Esquerra, Bariatric Surgeon Dr. Antonio Esquerra is an innovative, skilled surgeon practicing at Mexicali Bariatric Center.  He is fellowship trained in advanced laparoscopic surgery and specializes in single anastomosis gastric bypass and anastomosis leaks in gastric bypass. He is board certified by the Mexican Board of General Surgery and also an experienced trauma surgeon.  He received his medical degree from Autonomous University of Guadalajara in the Faculty of Medicine.  He is a member of International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity (IFSO),the  Mexican Society of Endoscopic Surgery (AMCE), Mexican College of Surgeons (AMCG), and the Mexican College for Obesity Surgery and Metabolic Illnesses (CMCOEM). Dr. Esquerra, Providing High Quality Care With Experience Dr. Esquerra has performed over 1,800 bariatric surgeries.  He is most experienced in performing the Duodenal Switch (DS) and the Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy (VSG) having performed over 600 cases of each procedure.  He trained under Dr. Gilberto Ungson who is highly regarded as a DS pioneer and continues to perform  other weight loss surgeries along side of him.  Dr. Esquerra also performs the Roux-en-Y (RNY) and Bariatric surgery revisions.   Bariatric Surgery In Mexico The Mexicali Bariatric Center is located in Hospital Almater in Mexicali, Mexico.  Their team has performed over 10,000 weight loss surgery procedures and sees patient from all over the world.  They are dedicated to individualized patient care and patient safety.  Their facility offers the latest state-of-art equipment and technology in a friendly environment where almost all staff members are bilingual.     ObesityHelp Contributing Author Differences Between a Sleeve Reconstruction and 2nd Step DS  
  • Latest Reviews See all 10 reviews
    avatar ewMI on March 11, 2018

    I had a duodenal switch with Dr. Esquerra on 6/1/17. On the date of surgery, I weighed 294 pounds - my top weight being 307 pounds a month prior. During my preparation, the staff was professional and very helpful as this my first time More...

    avatar TvanV on April 14, 2017

    I received a BilioPancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch from Dr. Antonio Esquerra on March 9, 2017. I specifically chose Dr. Esquerra and Mexicali Bariatric after extensive research. I actually have insurance here in the U.S. that would have covered weight loss surgery for me More...

    avatar whimzzy on Sept. 22, 2016

    Dr. Antonio Esquerra and his staff at the Mexicali Bariatric Center were truly amazing. I researched for a long time before contacting MBC. It is a little daunting to leave the United State for surgery in Mexico. I wanted to know the staff, the doctors More...

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