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Category(s):

Featured Procedures:
Laser Assisted Multifocal Lens
Lasik


Location: Mexico

Patient Testimonial:

Very happy with my SMILE procedure.

Degrees: Medical degree from the Institute of Ophthalmology CVF in Mexico. Specializes in cornea, refractive surgery and external disease. A member of various associations in Mexico, Europe, Latin America and the United States

 

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Category(s):Bariatric





Location: El Salvador

 

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Category(s):Bariatric, Cardiology, Dental, Fertility, General Surgery, Integrative, Oncology Medical, Oncology Surgery, Opthalmology, Orthopedic, Stem Cell Therapy





Location: Mexico

Patient Testimonial:

Vida Wellnessand Beauty Center

 

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Category(s):Bariatric, Cosmetic Surgery, General Surgery

Featured Procedures:
Gastric Band
Gastric Bypass
Gastric Sleeve

Location: Mexico

Patient Testimonial:

Shana Luxton

Degrees: General, Bariatric, and Cosmetic Surgery

 

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Category(s):Bariatric, Cosmetic Surgery, General Surgery





Location: Mexico

 

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Category(s):Bariatric, General Surgery

Featured Procedures:
Intragastric Balloon
Intragastric Balloon Removal
Laparoscopic Gastric Sleeve
Laparoscopic Fundoplication
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass

Location: Mexico

Degrees: Specialty General Surgery/ Subspecialty Bariatric Surgery

 

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Category(s):Bariatric, General Surgery, Other

Featured Procedures:
Gastric Band
Gastric Bypass
Gastric Sleeve

Location: Mexico

Patient Testimonial:

VIDA Wellness & Beauty Center Bariatric Video



Video Patient Testimonial Terry B*

Degrees: Medical degree from CUCS Mexico with post graduate studies in robotic laparoscopic surgery. A member of the American Society of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgeons (ASMBS)

 

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Category(s):Bariatric, General Surgery, Other

Featured Procedures:
Gastric Band
Gastric Sleeve
Gastric Bypass

Location: Mexico

Degrees: Medical degree from UABC Mexico with post graduate studies and certifications in laparoscopic bariatric and hernia surgeries

 

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Category(s):Bariatric, General Surgery, Other

Featured Procedures:
Gastric Band
Gastric Bypass
Gastric Sleeve

Location: Mexico

Degrees: Medical degree from UANL Mexico with post graduate studies and certifications in laparoscopic bariatric and gastric procedures

 

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Category(s):Bariatric, General Surgery, Other

Featured Procedures:
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass
Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
Hernia Repair
Lapband Removal
Nissen Fundoplication

Location: El Salvador

Patient Testimonial:

"I had my sleeve gastrectomy 1 year ago with Dr. Arias in Obesity El Salvador, I have lost 92 lbs.  My blood pressure is normal, I feel great, I recommend Obesity El Salvador for Weight Loss Surgery."

Mrs. Doreen Natalie Rickard Morrow

Degrees: University/College Attended: Universidad de El Salvador Graduation Date: 12/31/2004

 

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Category(s):Bariatric, General Surgery, Other

Featured Procedures:
Gastric Balloon
Gastric Band
Gastric Bypass
Gastric Sleeve

Location: Cayman Islands

Degrees: MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery) 1992, Madras Medical College, Madras University ? MS (General Surgery) 1995, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore University

 

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Category(s):Bariatric, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Orthopedic, Pulmonology





Location: Cayman Islands

 

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Category(s):Cardiology





Location: Cayman Islands

 

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Category(s):Cardiology, Cardiovascular/Thoracic Surgery

Featured Procedures:
Coronary Bypass without Cardiac Catheter
Coronary Bypass with Cardiac Catheter
VDS Closure with Catheter
ADS Closure with Catheter

Location: Cayman Islands

Patient Testimonial:

American Surgeon Saved In The Cayman Islands

CAYMAN ISLANDS (January 22, 2016) – A doctor from Massachusetts is alive today thanks to quick reactions by hotel employees, first responders, and the skilled medical teams and surgeons at Health City Cayman Islands, and he now plans to partner with the facility that saved his life.

Judy Josephs, whose husband Leon had cardiac arrest while on a treadmill at the gym at The Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman last month, described the coordination of the hotel staff, many Caymanians and the Health City medical teams as a “Christmas Miracle.”

After vascular surgeon Dr. Leon Josephs collapsed, Caetano Barrato, Lead Loss Prevention Officer at The Ritz-Carlton, and other hotel employees recognized the symptoms of a cardiac event and administered CPR as well as two electric shocks, before the stricken American doctor was taken to the government hospital (Cayman Islands Health Services Authority).

Once at the hospital, urgent measures were taken and arrangements were made for Dr. Josephs to be sped to Health City Cayman Islands where he arrived unconscious and on a ventilator. “Within 30 minutes he was taken to the cath lab and an emergency angiogram was done that showed one of the arteries was totally occluded and the other two were more than 95 percent blocked,” said Dr. Binoy Chattuparambil, Senior Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeon at Health City Cayman Islands.

The blood thinners Dr. Josephs was taking threatened uncontrollable bleeding, so immediate surgery was not wise. Health City doctors decided to delay surgery for 48 hours and used the time to run a battery of tests to ensure the operating team had as much information as possible by the time they started the bypass procedure.

“The surgery took around five and a half hours and he came out of the operating room in very stable condition. After he came to the ICU (Intensive Care Unit), within two hours he was taken off the breathing machine and his recovery was quite smooth and straightforward,” said Dr. Binoy, as he is widely referred to.

The Massachusetts doctor, Acting CEO and Vascular Surgeon of Reliant Medical Group, was unstinting in his praise for the medical teams at Health City: “I’m amazingly pleased with my care. I’m a vascular surgeon at home so I see plenty of patients after cardiac surgery and my care, my recovery, in my opinion, was as good or better than (anything) I’ve ever seen.”

He continued: “I saw my nursing care teamed with a doctor much more than I do at home. I found my doctors to be very easy to speak with. My physical therapists (were) very involved in a team with my physicians. So I really felt that there was a team-based care here that was really focused completely on the patient being the center of that. And I really don’t think that it has anything to do with the fact that I’m a healthcare executive, or the fact that I’m a physician. I think that’s how they treat everybody who comes through the doors of the hospital.”

After four days, Dr. Josephs was discharged from Health City and he retains positive memories of his post-operative care at the Health City campus with grounds carefully landscaped by a world class gardener. “This actually was a beautiful recovery …the focus on patient satisfaction is visible and palpable. They live it every day and they’re really good at it,” said Dr. Josephs who disclosed his company will consider sending some of its patients to Health City for their care “because the model here is a model that the United States healthcare system is striving to get to.”

Senior cardiologist Dr. Ravi Kishore explained Health City is known for its care of patients and their loved ones because of its family approach: “I always think I’m part of the family, so I establish vibes very quickly with the patient. If it’s only science it is going to be very tough. And only compassion is meaningless. You have to sensibly mix these things.”

Noting the Caribbean’s reliance on tourism, Dr. Binoy suggested it was vitally important to ensure that there be more facilities capable of handling such urgent medical needs for locals and for visitors. It is different now for the Cayman Islands “because visitors can enjoy their holidays, knowing if anything happens we have a very well established tertiary care hospital here.”

The Cayman Islands will benefit from several more visits by Dr. Josephs as he will eschew U.S. doctors to undergo his follow-up checks with the Health City specialists: “In fact, we’ll make a couple of trips (for) post-op checks that I would typically do at home but I think I’m actually going to just come down here and see Dr. Ravi (and) see Dr. Binoy instead just because I feel good about that. They were excellent.”

Health City Cayman Islands and Dr. Binoy will also benefit from Dr. Josephs’ experience. “We’re forming a partnership, actually. He’s coming up for me to teach him some newer vascular techniques. Hopefully the day will come when I actually come down here and do some of those with him. That’s kind of the plan we started to develop,” said Dr. Josephs.

 

Degrees: MCh (Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery) 2001 - King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India , Master in Surgery (General Surgery) 1997 - Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Pondicherry, India ? MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery) 1992 - Government Medical College, Thrissur, Kerala, India

 

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Category(s):Cardiology, General Surgery, Internal Medicine

Featured Procedures:
Vida Infusion
Stress Test (Treadmill)
Stromal Vascular Fraction
Thoracic , Obstetric and Heart Ultrasound

Location: Mexico

 

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Category(s):Cosmetic Dentistry

Featured Procedures:
All-on-4 Porcelain Bridge
Dental Implant
Single Crown on 1 Implant
Porcelain Veneer

Location: Costa Rica

Patient Testimonial:

Mike Beyers
"We came to Costa Rica to have some dental work done.  I had a 5-piece bridge on my front teeth and I had a good experience with the staff. Dr. Urzola and his staff are very nice, accommodating, friendly and efficient.  They got it done well and delivered in a week.  I had a very good experience, so come visit him"
 

Terry Stelfer
"We came to Costa Rica because I could afford to do the procedures I thought were necessary to fix my smile by Dr. Urzola and his staff.  The clinic is very nice and very clean.  The equipment is up-to-date and modern.  Dr. Urzola is a stickler for perfection and he gave me a beautiful smile.  I would recommend him to anyone!"

Karen Latunski
"I want to let you know that I came to Costa Rica to have some facial work done and I came upon Dr. Urzola to have some major dental work done.  His prices were absolutely wonderful.  I'm extremely happy with the work he has done with my teeth.  I recommend that you go see Dr. Urzola in Costa Rica and you'll be 100% satisfied.  He has great bedside manner and his staff is very hospitable.  I think you will like it."

 

Degrees: Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), Master of Science (MS)

 

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Category(s):Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental

Featured Procedures:
Titanium Dental Implant
Upper Denture over 4 implants
Crown (Zirconium)
Veneers

Location: El Salvador

Patient Testimonial:

Degrees: Certified by the American Board of Prosthodontics, Baylor College of Dentistry

 

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Category(s):Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental

Featured Procedures:
Veneers
Dental Implant
Ceramic Crown

Location: Colombia

Patient Testimonial:

"100% focused on my case the entire time I was in the chair"

Treatment Received:
·       Root Canals
·       Fillings
·       Dental Crowns

Reviewed 24 Jun 2016Verified user. Review confirmed by email.

"I had three root canals, 1 composite filling & 2 preps for extended crowns. I have 2 temporary crowns while my gums heal. I will be back in 6 more weeks for the crowns and some additional cosmetic procedures. 

This was the most patient friendly dental experience I have ever had. My observation is that this clinic allows dentists to practice good dentistry. There was no overlap between patients. The dentist was 100% focused on my case the entire time I was in the chair. The pricing seems to be about 20% of what I would have paid in the US. The quality of care seems to be above the standard I would have received in the US. The proof of that will take time to see how these crowns stand the test of time. Adriana has the most tender hands of any dentist I have ever visited. The endodontist was the most time efficient of any I have ever worked with. 
If you need major dental work make the trip & let Adriana manage your care."


Treated By: Adriana

Degrees: Certificate in Periodontics. Nova Southeastern University. Ft Lauderdale, FL. USA. 2005-2008Advanced Education in General Dentistry, Residency program. Nova Southeastern University. Ft Lauderdale, FL. USA. 2004-2005.Degree in General Dentistry. CES University. Medellin, Colombia. 1994-1998.

 

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Category(s):Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental

Featured Procedures:
Full Mouth Restoration (Implant Based)
Immediate Loading Dental Implant
All-on-6
All-on-4
Dental Implant

Location: Colombia

Patient Testimonial:

"Dr. Uribe removed some failing teeth and proceeded to installed four upper implants and four lower implants in a 4 1/2 hour surgery. The following day he installed temporary prosthesis' until the implants are properly in place. A week later I had a final appointment to ensure everything was healing well. During the week Dr. Uribe kept close track of my progress, making sure I had no pain, bleeding issues etc. The amount I paid for this procedure was less than half of what I was quoted in the U.S., and I got much more done. And I cannot see how I could have gotten better results and better quality of work in the U.S. than what I got with Dr. Uribe. I highly recommend you consider Dr. Uribe's clinic as an excellent option for your dental needs in implants and reconstructive dentistry.

I learned about this clinic through a family member. After going over their portal I had a long conversation with Dr. Uribe during which, in a clear and simple way, he explained my options and what he proposed as the treatment I needed. This conversation gave me great confidence that, despite his young age, I was dealing with a very qualified dentist. I was not wrong at all with my assessment! The clinic is clean, nice and with the same level of equipment you would find in

the U.S. The personnel is exceptionally professional, but with a Latin touch that makes you feel like family. I highly recommend it."

Degrees: Doctor in Dental Sciences/Specialist in dental implants and implant restoration.

 

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Category(s):Cosmetic Surgery

Featured Procedures:
Abdominoplasty with Liposuction



Location: Mexico

Degrees: Medico Cirujano y Parteco - University of Baja California, Certificate of Plastic Surgery and Reconstruction

 

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Category(s):Cosmetic Surgery

Featured Procedures:
Cleft Lip
Rhytidectomy (Facial Lifting)


Location: El Salvador

 

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Category(s):Cosmetic Surgery, Other

Featured Procedures:
Hair Transplant (Stem Cell)



Location: Dominican Republic

Patient Testimonial:

Ian Van Temperley – Stunt Preformer and Coordinator-Replaced Frontal Hair


 

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Category(s):Cosmetic, Cosmetic Surgery

Featured Procedures:
Hands and Facial Rejuvenation
Facial Lifting
Liposculpture
Eyelids Rejuvenation Surgery
Breast Augmentation

Location: El Salvador

Degrees: Dr. Nadia Fonseca completed her postgraduate studies at the University of Lyon, France and for more than seven years has specialized in plastic surgery.

 

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Category(s):Dental, Stem Cell Therapy

Featured Procedures:
Facial Neck Stem Cell Face Lift
TMJ Joint Stem Cell Injection


Location: United States

Patient Testimonial:

 

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Category(s):Integrative





Location: Germany

 

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