Francisco Javier Barrera Rodríguez, MD recently achieved accreditation as a Master Surgeon in Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery. In practice since 2006, Dr. Barrera is dedicated to helping patients achieve their weight loss goals with a high focus on safety and efficiency. He uses his membership in societies like the AMCE (Asociación Mexicana de Cirugía Endoscópica) and CMCOEM (Colegio Mexicano de Cirugía para la Obesidad y Enfermedades Metabólicas) to stay at the forefront of advances in the field. Dr. Barrera is part of the Monterrey Gastro & Bariatric Group in Monterrey, Mexico that treats both local and international patients.
Break out your red in celebration of World Heart Day, September 29th! Claiming 18.6 million lives annually, heart disease and stroke is the leading cause