Meet The Caring And Devoted Endobariatric Team.

The Surgeons, The Nurses, The Assistants And The Administration Staff.
All Dedicated to Helping You Meet Your Weight Loss Goals.

Our Staff

Dr. Alvarez has teamed up with a amazing staff of doctors throughout the years to offer you the best possible outcome and well-being. The staff that you will see during your stay has been carefully selected, all bilingual and with great work ethics and passion toward what they do.

MEET THE CARING AND DEVOTED
ENDOBARIATRIC TEAM.

THE SURGEONS, THE NURSES, THE ASSISTANTS AND THE ADMINISTRATION STAFF.
ALL DEDICATED TO HELPING YOU MEET YOUR WEIGHT LOSS GOALS.

Doctors

Guillermo Alvarez, M.D.

Chief Bariatric Surgeon


Author, speaker, cyclist and bariatric surgeon. Dr. Alvarez has been one of the few world wide designated Surgeon of Excellence by the SRC. Also named Top Bariatric Surgeon by Newsweek Magazine and featured on ABC News. With 13,000 gastric sleeve surgeries performed and over a decade of time dedicated to this single procedure he has earned worldwide recognition.
Check Dr. Alvarez complete bio Here

Ulises Salinas, M.D.

Anesthesiologist


Anesthesiologist that specializes in intensive care with 25 years of experience and special training in difficult airway intubation, he has been recognized with awards by his peers and licensing board for his dedication and skill in the field of anesthesiology, he joined Team Endobariatric nine years ago and has been in charge of the care of thousands of patients in the Operation Room along with Dr. Alvarez

Gabriel Rosales, M.D.

Certified Bariatric Surgeon


Dr. Rosales attended the Medical School University of Monterrey, graduating cum laude going on to earn the coveted Chief Resident position during residency. Joining Team Endobariatric and Dr. Alvarez in 2008 as a surgical assistant, he has been side-by-side with Dr. Alvarez on over 10,000 gastric sleeve surgeries.

Alberto Garza, M.D.

General Physician


Earned his medical credentials from the University of Monterrey. He received high honors for his academic achievement. As a former gastric sleeve patient of Dr. Alvarez, Dr. Garza decided to join Endobariatric 4 years ago after observing his outcome and the world-class team Dr. Alvarez had assembled throughout the years.

Cristobal Garza, M.D.

Certified Bariatric Surgeon


Worked with Dr. Alvarez from 2010 - 2012, then left to do his General Surgery residency which he finished in ealry 2016. Dr. Garza is back as a certified Bariatric Surgeon and is a huge asset in the Operating Room.

Patient Assistance

Rosie Flores

Patient Coordinator


Rosie has been with Dr. Alvarez since day 1. She has first-hand knowledge of her patients’ journey, thanks to her own gastric sleeve surgery by Dr. Alvarez.

Brandi Carter

Patient Coordinator


Brandi is one of our patient coordinators, with her you'll have one of the best experiences possible, Brandi knows a lot about the procedure because she was also operated by Dr. Alvarez and has been working with the Endobariatric team for a long time.

Michelle Molina, RN

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Karen Flores

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Adolfo Corpus

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Alexandra Alvarado

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Andrea Hernandez

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Cecilia Flores

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Edgar Perez

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Emilio Chavana

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Lorena Carbajal

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Mariela Martinez

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Mario Espinoza

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Martin Garcia

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Miguel Angel Alvarado

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Paola Negrete

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

Yuliza Niño

Hospital Assistance


Nursing Staff

OR Nurses

Emmanuel Jimenez


Emmanuel is a Registered Nurse that looks over the needs of the team in the OR.

Liliana De La Rosa

Nurse Anesthetist


Liliana is one of the newest addition to the OR Team. She is working along with Dr. Salinas watching over his needs and the patient's safety.

Administrative Personnel

Lourdes Carranza

Personal Assistant


Lourdes is Dr. Alvarez's Personal Assistant and manages his agenda and complete schedule.

Elliezer Martinez

Graphic Design & Marketing


The magician behind the computer handling Endobariatric's backend office and platform.

Ricardo Avila

Marketing


Marketing Assistant in the team, his specialty is social media and community management

From our blog

Latest articles from our blog.
20 January

Traveling Solo for Gastric Sleeve Surgery in Mexico?

The Covid pandemic has affected nearly every aspect of our lives, and that may include your gastric sleeve in Mexico. Many of our VSG patients prefer to travel with a companion, but that option may not be available these days. What should you know if you plan to travel by...

13 January

The Truth About Pregnancy After Gastric Sleeve Surgery

The best reason to undergo vertical sleeve gastrectomy is because you believe you’re worthy of living a healthy, happy life without the complications of excess weight. Another really good reason is for your family—or for the family you hope to have. Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) makes it difficult for many...

06 January

Do’s and Don’ts After Gastric Sleeve Surgery

Technically, I’m the expert in vertical sleeve gastrectomy. My team and I have performed tens of thousands of VSGs over the years, perfecting our technique as we concentrate solely on that one procedure. But I’ve never had a VSG myself. So I would contend that the patients who’ve experienced gastric...

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