Mexico Plastic Surgeon
Blvd. Agua Caliente 4558, Col. Aviación
Tijuana, Baja California 22014 MX
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5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

Breast Augmentation - Mexico

I'm so happy with my results. I had breast augmentation with Dr. Vega and I am loving my new look. My breasts are healing quickly. I'm 2 weeks post op and I almost feel no discomfort. He did a great job. My breasts are perfectly symmetrical and the perfect size. I wish there were more after cate but that's probably most clinics in Mexico. Other than that, he's a very talented doctor and...

5 out of 5 stars Botox

me siento feliz con mi cara - Mexico

No me siento una mujer vieja ni descuidada, pero si creo que hacerme este tipo de tratamientos me ayudan a verme mejor y sentirme con mi autoestima mucho mejor todavia...vale la pena invertir en uno misma ...recomiendo ampliamente este prodecimiento y al dr. ricardo vega...asi mismo me he hecho otro tipo de cirugias...y siempre he quedado conforme y feliz...creo que las cirugias no se deben...

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

29 Year Old with Major Weight Loss Finally Got Beautifull Breast Augmentation. Mexico, MX

Dr. Vega and his staff were wonderfull! He was able to accomadte me by inital consulation via email. we set up time, date, etc for the procedure and i showed up the day before for pre-op. The staff was so attentive, i felt like i had the whole hospital there just for me. the facility and very clean, modern,and comfortable. the most important thing about all of this was my procedure was done...

31 Year Old Women Much Need of a Breast Reduction - TIjuana, Mexico

So...I have talked about a breast reduction for years, but didn't really think that I would ever actually go through with it. For as long as I can remember, I've always had large breasts. My decision to have a breast reduction had a lot to do with my overall health, as i frequently get sharp back pains and my shoulders hurt from all the weight on my chest. Getting the surgery done was the best...

5 out of 5 stars Liposculpture

Best Surgeon Ever - Mexico

Great results! Long recovery time, more than i expected but worth it. I never looked better Dr. Vega is great surgeon dosn't sugar coat things tells you how it is so you don't have any false expectations. His staff is kind and attentive. I highly recommend his services to anyone who's considering plastic surgery.

5 out of 5 stars Botox

62 Years Looking 40 Years Old Thanks to Dr. Ricardo Vega Special Botox Injection. Mexico, MO

The doctor reduced my age (62) by half to 30 +years old, by injecting Botox in innovating, new way. I had Botox injections done many times in USA for my forehead but only dr. Vega's method removed all the wrinkles from my face. He also injected my nasal base with the filler. I am looking forward to more visits with dr. Vega for skin rejuvenation using my own blood as a dermal filler. My blood...

3 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

I'm 47 Years Old - Tijuana, MX

I got a rhinoplasty by Dr. Vega but unfortunately I did not get what I expected. One of my nose's nostrils is uneven. Also, my nose is crooked among other discrepancies. Not long ago I visited his office and I showed my unconformities, he patiently listened to them and gave me hope to have what I expected in the first place. I believe he is an honest doctor and a reliable person. No long...

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

Great and Comforting AbdominalPlasty - Lemon Grove, CA

After careful consideration of a few doctors in Tijuana, I am very glad that I chose Dr. Vega. He was very formative and knew exactly what to do and what I needed to look my best in this transformation. His clinic is very easy to locate, the staff was amazing. I would definitely refer him to ant of my friends considering cosmetic surgery, and would be more than happy to drive them.

5 out of 5 stars Neck Lift

Amazing Dr Vega is a True Artist and Doctor - Mexico, MX

I had lost a lot of weight which left a lot of skin, I had seen a friend who had work performed by Dr Vega and was so impressed, I set up a consultation initially for just a tummy tuck, also I had a very sagging turkey neck that used to be a big double chin, I also had no self confidence hid behind everyone and really disliked myself. Dr Vega changed not only the outside he gave me confidence...

5 out of 5 stars Breast Implants

Change my Life - Tijuana, Mexico

I was not happy with my small size breast, so I was looking for a great Dr. and my best friend referred my to Dr. Ricardo Vega, she was not mistaken he did a great job, my breast look very natural I went from 34A to 34D, he also perform a liposuction on my belly and now I look great!! I'm 40 years old and I feel great.  Also I had another procedure chin implant and Reconstruction of my...


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  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: Nutrition, University of San Diego
    Medical: MD, Autonomous University of Baja California, 1986
  • Post-Medical School Training

    General Surgery, Southeast Medical Center IMSS, Merida, Yucatan, 1994
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, XXI Century National Medical Center IMSS / Magdalena de las Salinas Hospital, Mexico City, 1997

Treatments offered at Centro Medico 3 LAS TORRES

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What Happens if You Wear a Compression Garment That is Too Tight After a Full TT and Lipo?

Compression postoperative garments should be never to tight because lymphatic drainage can be blocked . Thanks for your question, take care Dr.... READ MORE

I'm 23 yrs old, 5'6, and 230 lbs. Large Volume Lipo? (photo)

Hello Red, thank you for your inquire and photos. My recommendation will be: 1) Extended Full Tummy Tuck and 2) Lipo (flanks, back and upper hips... READ MORE

Are massages important after having a tummy tuck & fat transfer to the butt?

Thank you for your inquiry. I usually suggest my patients ultra sounds after surgery or lymphatic massages. This helps a lot for swolleness, and... READ MORE

Breast augmentation and surgical bra. 11 days post-op.

Thank you for your inquiry, there is no problem or affect your results, however continue to use your post op surgical bra until your plastic surgeon... READ MORE

My surgery is in two weeks and I'm sick with a cold. What should I do?

Thank you for your question, I suggest letting your plastic surgeon know, see your primary doctor to provide medication and have some rest. It all... READ MORE

Do I need to lose more weight for abdominalplasty? (photos)

Thank you for your inquiry and photos, you are candidate for a tummy tuck, it is not necessary to loose more weight however you can still loose more... READ MORE

Help with breast augmentation recommendations? Want augmentation that is natural looking to fill loose skin? (Photos)

Thank you for your photos and inquiry. You are candidate for a breast augmentation can be gummy bear implants which are better to use, placed under ... READ MORE

Lower back pain after mommy makeover. Will it go away? (Photo)

Hello, thank you for inquiry. Congratulations on your mommy makeover, sorry to hear about your back pain. It is normal to have these back pains after... READ MORE

How long do we have to stay sleeping on our backs after breast augmentation? When is it safe to start sleeping on my side?

Hello, thank you for your inquiry. I usually have my patients sleep on their back with pillows on their back for at least 2 weeks, this is only so... READ MORE

Upper arm lift; How long do you need to wear the sleeves?

Hello and thank you for your inquiry. I usually have my patients wear the garment sleeves for 4 weeks after surgery so that the scaring heals quicker ... READ MORE

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How Can I Get the Best Surgery Results After Massive Weight Loss?

Live from PSTM 2016 in Los Angeles, Dr. Ricardo Vega shares what can be done to help with healing the skin after a surgery that addresses loose skin. WATCH VIDEO

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