Dr. Alberto Carlos Rivas Reviews, Mexico Bariatric Surgeon
Based in Tijuana, Mexico, Dr. Alberto Carlos Rivas holds extensive and prestigious work experience throughout being the Head of General Surgery for the Hospital General Tecate and as a General Surgeon and Medical Director for the Mexican Red Cross in Tijuana, Mexico.
Dr. Rivas earned his four-year medical degree at the Faculty of Human Medicine of the Autonomous at the University of Nayarit. He completed a medical internship at the Regional General Hospital in Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico and made his residency at the General Surgery of the National Medical Center Northwest of the Mexican Social Security Institute, where he was Chief Resident of General Surgery from 2011-2012. Dr. Alberto Carlos Rivas made a specialized fellowship at the Nephrology Institute Tijuana and Hospital Angeles Tijuana in Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery, where he performed over 30 Bariatric and weight loss surgical procedures per week. Dr. Alberto Carlos Rivas possesses abdominal trauma training completed in California and is an active member of the AMCG (Mexican Association of General Surgery), the AMCE ( Mexican Association of Endoscopic Surgery) and was certified by the CMCG (Mexican Council of General Surgery) in 2012. Dr. Alberto Carlos Rivas’ impressive educational credentials, have made him pursue further training and certification, therefore attending the Transcongress course in Gastric and Gastric sleeve surgeries at conferences in Los Cabos, Mexico in 2015. He also received advanced Laparoscopic and Incision Surgery training in 2016 from the AMCE. In short, Dr. Rivas is a highly professional and expertly trained surgeon in the field of Bariatric surgical techniques.
Dr. Alberto Carlos Rivas is a highly professional surgeon in the field of Bariatric Surgical techniques and provides grateful patients with safe and effective measures for successfully reducing their weight through medical intervention.