Ismael Cabrera

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 5.0 out of 5 with 16 ratings

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Adjustable Gastric Band

Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch

Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy

  • About Me

    Ismael Cabrera Garcia, MD is a skilled surgeon specializing in metabolic and bariatric surgery in Tijuana, Mexico. Dr. Cabrera has education and training in both Mexico and the U.S. by top surgeons. He is certified by the Mexican Council of General and Bariatric Surgeons. He is well established as a surgeon and has been performing laparoscopic bariatric surgeries since 2009. As an expert in his field, he has completed over 2,500 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. Ismael Cabrera has been exclusively working with Mexico Bariatric Center; leader in Mexico bariatric surgery, since 2012.

    Dr. Ismael Cabrera 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 16 reviews
    avatar KFMauk on June 14, 2017

    I had a mini gastric bypass on 1/5/17! Dr. Cabrera and his assistant were amazing with great bedside manners. I am down almost 70 lbs but even more important is that I am no longer considered diabetic and I no longer have high More...

    avatar insgalgbc on Jan. 12, 2017

    I first meet Dr Cabrera at a seminar in Houston, Tx in 2015. We talked and he was really concerned about what surgery was best for me! We chose the sleeve, least invasive and best results for my lifestyle. I had surgery on 08/04 More...

    avatar Cathyh1 on Jan. 11, 2017

    I had hernia repair and a gi sleeve surgery in February 2016. It was the best thing I ever did. Dr. Cabrera was my surgeon. I would suggest taking probiotics before and after. I did get C-different from taking antibiotics.

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

    Phone: 1-855-768-7247
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