Mexico – Guadalajara is your Best Plastic Surgery Destination

Large modern complex of the Cima Hospital in San Jose, Costa Rica.

I am often asked, is it safe to have plastic surgery in Mexico?  When a question is framed that way, I usually answer “Go to Costa Rica”.  Why?  Costa Rica is beautiful, the hospitals are state-of-the-art, the people are friendly, the doctors are among the best in the world, and their prices are very low.  Costa Rica is well-known to be a major destination for plastic surgery for all of those reasons. The primary medical group there is the Medical Group of Costa Rica.   They have the best doctors and lowest prices.  But, if Mexico is more convenient, then your best bet is to go to Guadalajara where they have both excellent doctors and hospitals.  The primary medical group for best prices and doctors in Guadalajara is the Medical Association of Guadalajara.

Picture of a couple arriving for plastic surgery in beautiful Guadalajara, Mexico.

Couple arriving for Plastic Surgery.

Of all possible destinations in Mexico, Guadalajara is the best destination for plastic surgery.  It is home to some of the best plastic surgeons in the world.  Why?  Because the main medical school in Mexico is right there!

Picture of a horse and carriage in front of a church in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Guadalajara hotel Rates

Among the main considerations for the best experience when having plastic surgery in Guadalajara are 1). Safety  2). Hospital accreditations  3). Finding the best doctor, and 4). Cost.

Picture of one of the main medical buildings on the campus of the Guadalajara School of Medicine (Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara).

Campus – Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara

Guadalajara ranks as the top choice for plastic surgery because it is a large, modern city (the second largest in Mexico) and the plastic surgeons are trained there at the Guadalajara School of Medicine (Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara (UAG).

Picture of the campus of the Guadalajara School of Medicine (Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara).

Campus of the Guadalajara School of Medicine (Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara).


Picture of one of the major hospitals in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Hospital Puerta de Hierro – Guadalajara, Mexico

One of the main hospitals in Guadalajara is the Centro Médico Puerta de Hierro, and it is a major accredited hospital, recommended by the Medical Association of Guadalajara.

The Centro Médico Puerta de Hierro Hospital is associated with Mayo Clinic and is dedicated to the highest standards of medical care.

Picture of the entrance to the campus of the Guadalajara School of Medicine (Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara).

For doctors, credentials and plastic surgery prices in Guadalajara, please go here.


Picture of doctors and nurses in the School of Medicine, Guadalajara, Mexico.

Doctors and nurses at the School of Medicine, Guadalajara, Mexico.

For top ranked board certified doctors in Mexico, the Medical Association of Guadalajara is a great source.  Their doctors are U.S. Board Certified and offer the lowest prices for plastic surgery.  All procedures are performed by top plastic surgeons to strict U.S. standards.

Picture of a beautiful woman, happy with her mommy makeover plastic surgery in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Plastic Surgery in Guadalajara, Mexico – Prices

It is important for you to know that by choosing the Medical Association of Guadalajara, your doctor will be a U.S. board certified plastic surgeon and your surgery will be in the ultra-modern Centro Médico Puerta de Hierro Hospital.

Picture of a church and water fountain as part of a tour in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Guadalajara, Mexico.  A major destination for plastic surgery – About Guadalajara

Guadalajara is the second largest city in the country and is one of the very best cities to visit in Mexico.  Known as the home of tequila and mariachi, Guadalajara is rich in history and traditions.

Picture of a Guadalajara, Mexico hospital.

A major Guadalajara, Mexico hospital.

Over the past 20 years, new advanced medical facilities and hospitals have attracted the very best doctors, and Guadalajara has become the main center for plastic surgery in the country.

Picture of a beautiful woman, happy with her breast lift in Guadalajara.

Plastic Surgery in Mexico – Procedures

Because of its long tradition of excellent medical training for doctors, the Guadalajara School of Medicine has become famous for producing some of the finest plastic surgeons in the country.

Map of Guadalajara, Mexico.

Map of Guadalajara, Mexico –  Beautiful Guadalajara.

Guadalajara plastic surgeons offer the latest cutting-edge advancements in facial, breast and body plastic surgery and use the most advanced techniques possible. The equipment and facilities are state-of-the-art.

Picture of a modern surgery operating room in Guadalajara, Mexico.

A modern surgery operating room in Guadalajara, Mexico.

One of the top surgery centers is the Guadalajara Plastic Surgery Center.

Guadalajara is home of the very best board-certified doctors offering the full range of plastic surgery procedures.  Breast lifts, tummy tucks, liposuction, face lifts and mommy makeovers are among the favorites.

Picture of a beautiful woman, happy with her face lift in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Lowest cost for face lifts – Prices

Prices are up to 75% lower than the U.S. and Canada.  Request discount prices here from the Medical Association of Guadalajara.

Picture a beautiful hotel and swimming pool in Lake Chapala, Mexico.

Enjoy beautiful Lake Chapala near Guadalajara.

Your best schedule will be to arrive on a Sunday evening, then the next morning enjoy a leisurely 1/2 day Guadalajara City Tour before your pre-surgery medical consultation in the late afternoon.

Beautiful Lake Chapala, Mexico.

Beautiful Lake Chapala, Mexico.

Your surgery will be the next morning, followed by rest and relaxation for a few days before returning home.

Picture of a beautiful woman, happy with her tummy tuck in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Guadalajara – Best Destination for Plastic Surgery – Procedures

Your stay will be 5 days for a face lift, arm lift,  tummy tuck or breast lift, and typically 4 days for liposuction.

For an idea of tours with videos, go to the Guadalajara Medical Center Inn website.

Here are their rates

Picture of a towering fountain in one of Guadalajara’s beautiful parks.

A Perfect Medical Vacation in Guadalajara- Sightseeing

Here are links to everything you need in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Guadalajara Association of Plastic Surgery  – Website

Guadalajara plastic surgery Prices.

Guadalajara visitor Testimonials

Guadalajara hotel Rates

Guadalajara Plastic Surgery Center Website

The Medical Tourism Guy – Guadalajara, Mexico – Best Plastic Surgery Destination!

Bob Tate, the Medical Tourism Guy


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