“I know that my vast clinical experience and my training will allow me to provide optimal care for my patients. I believe my patients are like family, and I would like my family members to be treated with respect, dignity, and love.”
Over the last 12 years, Dr. Alejandro Lopez has performed over 7,000 successful bariatric surgeries, affecting his patients’ lives in a positive fashion. In fact, bringing smiles to his patients’ faces is his greatest reward. His far-reaching knowledge of laparoscopic surgery and his expertise in the operating room for bariatric procedures, including laparoscopic gastric bypass, adjustable gastric banding (Lap-Band®), have been grounds for him to receive numerous awards for his work in bariatric surgery.
Dr. Alejandro received his medical degree from the University of Guadalajara. His residency in general surgery was completed at Western National Medical Center. Dr. Lopez did his fellowship training at one of the largest hospitals in the United States, Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, where he received advanced fellowship training in weight loss surgery.