Dr. Armando Joya Munguía


Dr. Armando Joya Bariatric Surgeon, M.D., FACS graduated from the Universidad de Guadalajara, finished his surgery residence at Social Services SSA, as a Doctor, Surgeon and Internist.

His post-graduate training included Specialization in General Surgery from the National Medical Center IMSS in Torreon and Adjunct Professor of Laparoscopic Surgery at the General Hospital of Zone 16, Torreon IMSS. Then he decided to undergo further training by completing a Specialization Training in Oncology Surgery, at the Jackson Memorial Center, Miami, Florida and Specialization Training in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida.

Dr. Armando Joya is a Board Certified General Surgeon and has a Recertification of General Surgery by the Mexican National Committee of Digestive Endoscopies at the Valentin Gómez Farias Hospital ISSSTE, Guadalajara Mexico. He maintains several affiliations and memberships including the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), Member of the Mexican National Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons, Member of the Mexican National Association of General Surgeons, Member of the Mexican National Association of Weight Loss Surgery and President of the Specialization College of General Surgery, Puerto Vallarta Jalisco Mexico.

We have succeeded in changing the lives of thousands of people around the world, making this our “cover letter”. Our interventions are performed under very strict medical supervision, using the latest equipment, facilities and technologies, allowing you to feel at home.