Doctor Velasquez in San Jose del Cabo, Baja California Sur 23406

Name: Eric Velasquez, MD
Last name: Velasquez
Gender: male
Began aesthetic medicine in: 2019
Years experience: 4
Primary Specialty: Bariatric Surgeon
Business: Obesity and Minimally Invasive Surgery
Address: Carr. Transpeninsular Km 24.5. Cerro Colorado.
Address suite: Hospital H+ Los Cabos.
City: San Jose del Cabo
State: Baja California Sur
Zip Code: 23406
Country: MX
Statement: Hi! I´m a Board Certified Surgeon with formal training in Bariatric Surgery in a high volume center located in Mexico City.

Patients safety is our team’s number one priority, that is why all our protocols and practice are based on U.S. and International standards, offering you the best possible medical assistance.

We offer the most effective and safest procedures: Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Minigastric bypass and Sleeve Gastrectomy.

All surgeries are performed in U.S. Consulate approved hospitals.

It will be my pleasure to help you in reaching your weight loss goal!

Consulting Fees: 50$
Consultation note: Receive an integral consultation, where we are going to decide together the best surgical treatment option for you. Every detail about the process is explained. If you have any questions o doubt, please feel free to ask, we want you to be as best informed as possible.
Has Sponsored Offer : No
Clinical Privileges
  • Hospital H+ Los Cabos, Grupo Hospitales Angeles, San Angel Inn
  • Medical School : Universidad Anáhuac, 2007-2013

Eric Velasquez, MD

Postdoc Training
  • Fellowships:
  • Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery, Hospital General Dr. Rubén Leñero, Mexico City, UNAM, 2018-2019
  • General Surgery, Universidad La Salle, 2014-2018
GPS coordinates on map: 23.0018295,-109.7341848

Primary location
Location name: San José Del Cabo
State: 03
Country: MX
Map point: 23.2102,-109.7546
  • Gastric Bypass
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery

RealSelf Info

Profile views: 30
Answer count: 3
Star rating: 2.0473720558371
Profile created: Nov 14, 2021
Profile modified: Dec 3, 2021
Profile photo modified: Jul 14, 2023
Profile promotion: No
Profile inactive: No
Premier status: Free
Tier: Free-Unclaimed
RealCare Promise: No
Directory link: Bariatric Surgeon
RealSelf’s PRO: No
Doctor Designation Start Time: Dec 4, 2021
Doctor Designation End Time: Jan 1, 2033


  • San José Del Cabo, 03, MX. GPS coordinates: 23.2102,-109.7546

Doctor’s answers

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I am a 26 year old woman. I have had four children via c-section. I am 5’2 and 230lbs. Do I qualify
Dec 3, 2021
Hi, with you can perfectly qualify for a sleeve gastrectomy, in fact this procedure is recommended for patients with multiple abdominal surgeries, greetings!
Does a sleeve worsen insomnia?
It shouldn´t
Dec 3, 2021
Hi! The weight loss from the sleeve gastrectomy could in fact improve your sleep, nonetheless it´s advisable, this insomnia be assessed thoroughly wether it is related to the fibromyalgia or any other cause. Greetings!
Is alcohol dependency common after a gastro operation?
There´s an increased risk
Dec 3, 2021
After bariatric surgery, especially gastric bypass, there is an increased risk of becoming alcohol dependent for up to 30% because the nature of the procedure, alcohol gets in contact with the small bowel faster and it is easily absorbed. This is why it is very important that patients have postoperative follow-up with the bariatric team to help them detect and overcome any obstacle that could happen. Greetings!

Last updated on 12/26/2023