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3 Tips to Take the Stress Out Of Planning Weight Loss Surgery Abroad
Posted by skymedicus STAFF on 7/21/2017 4:12 PM | Last Modified: September 26, 2017
If you’re planning on weight loss surgery abroad (a.k.a. bariatric surgery), then the first thing you should know is that you certainly aren’t alone.
Each year, an estimated 20,000 Americans head outside the country to access lower cost, high quality healthcare. And many of these individuals are successfully having weight loss surgery in countries such as Mexico, Brazil, Costa Rica, India, Thailand and others.
At this stage in your research process, you may be curious, confused or perhaps concerned about how to plan for having your weight loss surgery abroad. If so, we’re pleased to provide you with these 3 tips to make your decision-making process for getting the weight loss help you need much simpler and stress-free:
How to Plan Your Weight Loss Surgery Abroad:
1. Learn More About the Available Procedures
There are various different kinds of weight loss surgery, such as gastric bypass, gastric sleeve surgery, duodenal switch surgery, lap band surgery, and so on. By learning more about these different surgeries, you’ll have a clearer, more accurate understanding of what’s ahead – and can plan accordingly.
2. Understand the Logistics
Just as with having surgery in the U.S., weight loss surgery abroad involves details and logistics. These obviously include travel arrangements, but there are other factors to consider, including airport pick-up and drop-off, concierge services during your time away from home, planning for family and caregiver visits, and access to resources that support your recovery. You’re invited to contact us to learn more about the logistics.
3. Choose the Right Partner
Without a doubt, the most effective way you can take the stress out of planning weight loss surgery abroad is by choosing the right partner. If you ultimately choose the SkyMedicus team, you’ll be able to:
To learn more about taking the stress out of planning weight loss surgery abroad, contact us today. Signing-up with us if free, and there are no hidden costs. We charge a 10% fee based on the price of your quoted surgery – and only when YOU decide that you’re ready to move ahead.
Topics: Weight Loss Surgery