Ismael Cabrera Garcia

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 5.0 out of 5 with 19 ratings

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12 yr Experience

9 yr in Bariatrics

9 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

9 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

100% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 17

Max Age of Patient is 62

Adjustable Gastric Band

Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch

Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy

  • About Me

    Ismael Cabrera Garcia, MD is one of the few surgeons that is Bariatric and Metabolic Board-Certified by Mexico College of Bariatric Surgeons (CMCOEM). He is one of the top surgeons specializing in metabolic and bariatric surgery in Tijuana, Mexico. Dr. Cabrera Garcia is a skilled surgeon and has education and training in both Mexico and the U.S. by top surgeons. He is also certified by the Mexican Council of General Surgeons. He is a well-established surgeon and has been performing laparoscopic bariatric surgeries since 2009. As an expert in his field, he has completed over 4,500 bariatric surgeries to date with a 0.5% complication rate. Dr. Cabrera is currently working alongside top surgeons, such as Dr. Louisiana Valenzuela, Dr. Rodriguez Lopez, and Dr. Alejandro Gutierrez.

    Dr. Cabrera Garcia has been exclusively working with Mexico Bariatric Center; leader in Mexico bariatric surgery, since 2012.

    Dr. Cabrera Garcia is on the forefront of bariatrics, attending major national and international congresses like IFSO. He has been traveling to various U.S. cities to educate people to fight obesity through free educational seminars. He graduated with a general surgery degree, and for 1.5 years he trained with Dr. Juan Corvala in Hospital Angeles Tijuana. Dr. Cabrera completed a one-year certification from Dr. Kelvin Higa at Fresno Surgical Hospital. Since then, he has worked in the public hospital of Tecate, Tijuana, and Puebla. He has participated in multiple post-doctoral training programs as well. Due to his extensive training, Dr. Cabrera is an expert in all types of bariatric surgeries. His skill set includes the lap band, gastric bypass, gastric sleeve, gastric plication, and revision surgery.

  • Latest Reviews See all 19 reviews
    avatar d_odman1 on March 19, 2018

    I had surgery 7/10/2017 and was referred to Dr Cabrera & Mexico Bariatric Center by a friend. I have lost 70 lbs so far & couldn't be happier. I met Dr. Cabrera just briefly prior to my surgery but he was very kind and More...

    avatar nic.ole on March 1, 2018

    Dr Cabrera was a wonderful surgeon and had the best bedside manner of any surgeon I’ve ever met. He spoke with me for quite some time before and after surgery to make sure I was feeling ok. I travelled quite a long way and More...

    avatar barbiejo_1 on Feb. 20, 2018

    Took a year of research and a friend had recommended Dr.Ismael Cabrera, scheduled my surgery May 1, 2017 with Dr. Cabrera, he was so nice and took time to chat with me before surgery, he was absolutely the most caring surgeon I know. No More...

  • Location
    Av Salvador Novo 1060
    Tijuana, Defensores De Baja California 22010

    Phone: 1-855-768-7247
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