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Botox in Latin America

Hospitals, clinics and doctors in Latin America performing Botox Treatment.

Hospital Universitario Austral

A tertiary university hospital with over 750 physicians, providing medical services in most medical specialties. Services to foreign patients include interpreters, insurance coordination, and transportation arrangements. Both hospital and doctors have liability insuranc

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Hospital La Catolica

Hospital Hotel La Catolica provides comprehensive private healthcare services to local and international patients, mainly from the USA.

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Clínica Anglo Americana

Clínica Anglo Americana is a JCI accredited medical facility established in 1921 and works with many international insurers. The innovative hospital with its bilingual staff keeps up to date with advanced technologies, and provides treatment in many fields.

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Plástica Tijuana

A plastic surgery practice established in 2005, run by two plastic surgeons. Dr. Cervantes is certified as a plastic surgeon in California and Dr. Aragón is certified in Mexico. Staff can speak English, and can assist you in transportation and accommodations.

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Dr. Ramon Javier Navarro Ceballos

Dr. Navarro specializes in Aesthetic Reconstructive Surgery of the face, neck, ears, nose, buttocks, belly, breast, arms and hair restoration. Dr. Navarro has been professor of the Faculty of Medicine of Yucatan.

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Dr. Ramon Navarro, MD

Plastic Surgeon

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300 - 500 US$

Medicina de Avanzada

Whether you are looking to enhance your features through cosmetic plastic surgery or you need to address specific concerns with reconstructive plastic surgery, our practice can help.

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400 US$

San Angel Hospital

A small, modern, private hospital, located in the border city of Nuevo Laredo, right across the Texas border. 50% of the patients come from the United States, due to the proximity to the Texas border, and to the easy access by car and by air.

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Hospital Punta Pacifica

A modern private hospital which is affiliated with Johns Hopkins Medicine International. Most of the doctors and surgeons at Hospital Punta Pacifica were trained in the USA or in Europe.

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Hospital Velmar

A small multi specialty hospital located in the town of Ensanada, Mexico. A staff of 50 physicians provides surgical and medical care in over 20 medical specialties. The doctors can speak English, and the hospital provides services to foreign patients.

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CIMA Hospital

A modern, JCI accredited hospital which provides a full range of diagnostic, emergency, medical and surgical services.

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Dr. Miguel Alfaro

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Dr. Anabelle Salas

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

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About Botox

This information is intended for general information only and should not be considered as medical advice on the part of Health-Tourism.com. Any decision on medical treatments, after-care or recovery should be done solely upon proper consultation and advice of a qualified physician.

What is Botox?
Botox is the brand name for the medicinal type of botulinum toxin type A. Botox is an injectible aesthetic and medical treatment that acts as a muscle relaxant – Botox blocks signals from nerves, resulting in muscle paralysis in the targeted areas.

What are Botox injections used for?
The most common use of Botox is to treat facial wrinkles.
Botox also treats underarm sweating, cervical dystonia, blepharospasm, strabismus, chronic migraine and sometimes back pain, bladder and pelvic floor dysfunction.

How are Botox injections carried out?

  • The injection site is cleaned and sometimes a topical anesthetic is applied.
  • The doctor uses a thin needle and injects Botox into the muscle where required.
  • For facial wrinkles, the doctor typically injects four or five times on either side of the forehead and two or three times into the area around each eye.

Who is not a suitable candidate for Botox?
Botox shouldn’t be injected to pregnant or breast-feeding women.

How long will the effect the Botox injections last?
Botox is not permanent and the effects last around 3 to 6 months.

Duration of procedure/surgery : The Botox injections procedure takes around 10 to 15 minutes to carry out.

Number of sessions required : Sometimes patients need 2 or 3 sessions of Botox injections to treat deep wrinkles. To maintain the results from you need injections every 2 or 3 months.

Days admitted : None.

Anesthesia : None. The doctor or nurse will sometimes give medicine to numb the injection site.

Recovery : You can resume your normal activities immediately following Botox.
You should avoid lying down or looking down for 2 to 4 hours following the Botox procedure.
Results are noticed in 3 to 10 days.

Risks : - Temporarily drooping eyelids.
- Pain at the site of the injection.
- Flu-like symptoms.
- Headaches.
- Upset stomach.
- Muscle weakness.
- Eye pain.
- Allergic reaction.

After care : - Take painkillers to ease any discomfort.
- Don’t rub or massage the treated areas.

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