Member since 12/16/2012


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Reviews & Stories

My VSG Journey with Dr. Sergio Verboonen - Cancun, MX

My daughter an I went to Cancun, Mexico to have a Vertical Sleeve Gasterectmy in Mar 2011. While she wanted to lose 100 lbs and did, I wanted my back to get better and lower my blood pressure. We had our surgery at the Amerimed and it was a little scary since no one spoke English but our Doctors. We stayed 3 nights in hospital and it was a little rough but all in all not too bad pain wise.... READ MORE

Facelift/Necklift - Cancun, MX

I went to Cancun, Mexico Oct to have a Facelift, Necklift and Tummy Tuck with Lipo and Arm Lift. I was turning 60, I had a VSG a little over a year ago and wanted to fix some of the left over issues after weight loss. The hospital was great, went to the Amerimed. Had agreed on with Dr. Velasco on procedures. When I came to my arms were not done nor my daughters in the manner we agreed and... READ MORE

Recent comments from sonothappy

Thanks, Chica, I am glad to be over all of this and going on with life. I don't think I will go under the knife voluntarily again. I think I will have to just be the way I am. Wish Dr. Velasco wasn't the way he was as he has ripped... READ COMMENT

I agree stay away from this Dr., he doesn't seem to know what he is doing and he charges for things you don't ever get and does not give your money back. Says you can come back and he will fix it. No way would I let him touch me again... READ COMMENT

By the way, surgical incisions can form tunnels on any incision from any surgery done anywhere. This was to let you know things that can go wrong. READ COMMENT

It is so nice to hear such wonderful comments from softgirl, your right I can't do much about it and it didn't turn out the way I hoped but it can happen anywhere and over all I will be okay. I wrote this to inform other people about... READ COMMENT

I actually went to Cancun before with great success for a VSG. I had talked to people who had surgery by this Doc with great results. In hind site I probably wouldn't do it again but then again I have seen some of the same results... READ COMMENT