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Travel to Mexico: NO RESTRICTIONS
CDC does not recommend travelers wear facemasks to protect themselves from COVID-19. You may choose to wear a mask, but it is more important that you take these steps.
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Master Surgeon in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (MSMBS)
Surgeon of Excellence in Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery (SOEBMS)
Mexican Medical License: 2264946
Specialist License: 0028333
Dr. Martínez received his professional postgraduate or specialty training as General Surgeon at Centro Médico Nacional de Especialidades “La Raza”, of the Mexican Social Security Institute, recognized by the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).
He has been certified by the Mexican Council of General Surgery to perform his specialty since 1999. On the other hand, Dr. Martinez is member of several medical associations; he is also assistant professor of the general surgery of Medical School students of the Autonomous University of Baja California. He has been recognized as a Surgeon of Excellence in Bariatric Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation (SRC), been this one of his most outstanding designations. SRC certifies hospitals and doctors dedicated to bariatric surgery with the highest quality and safety standards in the United States and in different countries.
Dr. Martínez has a postgraduate degree in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery and Bariatric Surgery; he studied this at Mexico City at the Mexican Social Security Institute and at Hospital Ramón y Cajal hospital in Madrid, Spain. Currently he is a scholar at the Autonomous University of Baja California.
He is also affiliated to the Obesity Control Center, Cyntar surgical team since 2001. Dr. Martínez has participated as a speaker in both regional and national medical conferences. He has published bariatric scientific articles. He has participated in surgical procedures performed live showcased in international bariatric surgery congresses.
Obesity Control Center is a renowned Mexico bariatric surgery center that is recognized as an International Center of Excellence. Offering leading-edge procedures such as gastric bypass and gastric sleeve in Tijuana, the practice has helped thousands of patients achieve their weight loss goals and enhance their quality of life. To learn more or to schedule a consultation, contact the practice at 866-376-7849.