Medical Team

At Ponce Bariatrics you are connected to professional, experienced doctors and surgeons.

Your journey to successful weight loss and improved health at Ponce Bariatrics is supported by an entire team.

Our highly respected doctors and surgeons work with our team of skilled nurses and qualified health professionals to provide the highest standard of personalized care to all our patients.

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Dr. Jaime Ponce de Leon

Surgeon

Dr. Jaime Ponce de Leon, is renowned Bariatric Surgeon in Mexico who has been practicing bariatric surgery for 22 years, Dr. Ponce de Leon is known for his ability to rescue complicated laparoscopic surgeries.

Bariatric Surgeon

Dr. Jaime Ponce De Leon is Board Certified in both the United States of America and in Mexico. He received his Medical Degree in 1991 from Saint Nicholas University and His Speciality as a General Surgeon in Tijuana, Mexico.
Dr. Ponce de Leon received specialized training in the United States and France. He received authorization to perform Obesity Surgery with Gastric Bypass and Lap-Band from the Mexican Society of Obesity Surgeons in 2004, and been the most active Surgeon for bariatric surgery for the past 10 years.

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~ Graduated from UMSNH medical school, trained as gastroenterologist surgeon at the General Hospital in Tijuana, Baja California.
~ Earned specialization in laproscopic weight loss surgery in the United States and France.
~ Chief weight loss surgeon for more than 22 years.
~ Pioneered weight loss surgery and probably the most well-known bariatric surgeon in all of Mexico.

Dr. Jesus Santiago Sanchez

Anesthesiologist

Also known as “Super Sanchez” has earned a good reputation in our patients, his warmth, and also his great acuity have now earned his name as one of the best anthesiologist in Tijuana.

Anesthesiologist

Originally from Sinaloa, was developed within the Medical Carrier always with great sharpness and accuracy, now exercising his practice with the best team of Bariatric Surgery in Mexico, with 15 years of experience is a good choice to undergo Surgery on his hands.

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-Graduated medical school from Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa in Culiacán
-Earned specialization in anesthesiology in 1997
-15 years of weight loss surgery anesthesia experience with Dr. Ponce´s team
-Member Mexican Anesthesiologist Federation and Colleges of Tijuana Anethesiologist

Dr. Eulices Frayre

Surgeon

Bariatric Surgeon

Dr Frayre started as a Medical Surgeon in this Bariatric Surgery Team for 12 years now; he is a very hard working doctor mixing his work as a full time member of this bariatric team with his private practice as a cosmetic surgeon, specialized on weight loss patients he has made a name on the Bariatric Field helping a lot a patients with WLS to regain their confidence and helping their cosmetic appearance.

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Graduated 2001 from Xochicalco medical school.
12 years on Dr. Ponce’s team.
2012, graduated as cosmetic surgeon and specializes in after-weight-loss procedures

Positions

Medical Director, Belletza Medical Spa, since 2007.

Dra. Denisse Cuevas Nungaray

Aesthetic Medicine

Medical surgeon and aesthetic medicine. Dr. Denisse is part of the bariatric and cosmetic team. In addition to performing aesthetic medicine treatments.

Aesthetic Medicine

Dr. Jaime Ponce De Leon is Board Certified in both the United States of America and in Mexico. He received his Medical Degree in 1991 from Saint Nicholas University and His Speciality as a General Surgeon in Tijuana, Mexico.

Dr. Ponce de Leon received specialized training in the United States and France. He received authorization to perform Obesity Surgery with Gastric Bypass and Lap-Band from the Mexican Society of Obesity Surgeons in 2004, and been the most active Surgeon for bariatric surgery for the past 10 years.

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Higher education:

-Universidad Autónoma de Baja California (UABC) 1999-2003
-Internado de pregrado IMSS
2003-2004 Hospital General Regional #1
-Servicio Social
2005-2006 Secretaria de Salud

Estudios de Posgrado:

-Especialidad: Medicina Estetica
Instituto de Estudios Superiores en Medicina Universidad del Conde
-Maestria es Cirugía Estetica