Our Team

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Our Talented Team

Felipe Cantú MD FACS


Board-Certified by the Mexican Council of General Surgery and the Mexican College for Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic diseases.
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. “FACS” indicate that the surgeon’s education and training, professional qualifications, surgical competence & ethical conduct have passed a rigorous evaluation and have been found to be consistent with the high standards established and demanded by said College.
As of today he remains as an active member in the ACS, ASMBS, SAGES & IFSO societies.

Ariadna Escobar


With 4 years of experience in the field of bariatrics, Ms. Escobar provides our patients with psychological support.

  Weight loss surgery results in a number of changes that can be somewhat overwhelming. This is why psychological follow-up is very important for it gives support to patients who are in trancision towards a healthy lifestyle.

  It focuses mainly on the re-education of their eating behaviors, personal and social environment so that patients can obtain a better quality of life.

Nuria K. Peña


Member since 2007, Ms. Peña has supported our patients providing nutritional advice, promoting healthy eating.

  Her main goal is to help our patients increase their self-efficacy and create consiousness to be able to make adequate eating choices on a daily basis. 

  Healthy eating is one of the main components to achieve and mantain long-term success. 

Sofia M. Barrón


Member since 2015, Ms. Barrón's dedicated to better advise patient's seeking to adquire a bariatric procedure.

Being a bilingual coordinator, her main focus are patients from outside of Mexico who seek to undergo surgery in a safe, certified, highly recognized and competitive cost environment such as the Advanced Medicine Institute. 


Gladis Y. Nájera


Member since 2010, Ms. Nájera is dedicated to better advising patients who wish to acquire a bariatric procedure.   

  Her main focus are the patients from Mexico who seek to operate in a safe, certified, cost-competitive and highly recognized environment such as the Institute of Advanced Medicine.    

Her high knowledge in insurance companies in Mexico allows her to advise the patient in a correct way to handle your procedure.