Cost of Tummy Tuck in Mexico vs US.

Why Mexico is an Affordable Option for Tummy Tuck Surgery

Thousands of people every day have a daily struggle with annoying pockets of fat around their abdomens. This area of our bodies is extremely stubborn, particularly for women after giving birth, no matter how healthy your diet is or how many hours you spend at the gym. That belly just won’t disappear! It is also not uncommon for patients who have achieved major weight loss through diet or after having bariatric surgery to be left with extra sagging skin in their abdominal area, where again, no amount of sit-ups will get rid of it. Having a flat belly is not impossible, but for many of us it’s simply not achievable without the help of cosmetic surgery: A tummy tuck!

If you’re reading this, you can possibly relate with that struggle and are probably wondering: “Ok, where can I get a tummy tuck for less?” We know we don’t have to sell you on the idea of getting a tummy tuck, the results are truly amazing. The questions are where and for how much? The answer: Mexico. Mexico is the place where you can get a low cost tummy tuck performed by an extremely skilled board-certified surgeon.

The cheapest tummy tuck in the world?

This elective surgery can come with a very hefty price tag, particularly in the United States and Canada. However, if you’re looking to get the best deal possible, head to Mexico, where a combination of sun, medical excellence and cheap prices meet. The  best place to get an affordable tummy tuck in Mexico? VIDA Wellness and Beauty Center, located in Tijuana. It’s all about value: being in the hands of a talented surgeon and never putting your health at risk while paying an affordable, all-inclusive price.


How much does a tummy tuck cost in Mexico? How does it compare?

If you had been searching for a price estimate in order to decide where is the best place to get a tummy tuck, we can help.  We’ve put together a chart where you can compare the average cost of a tummy tuck in some of the most popular cities where patients get their abdominoplasties done.

tummy tuck pricing mexico

Tummy Tuck Prices in Mexico vs. Other Locations

Location Total Average cost
Los Angeles, California* $8,575 usd
Bangkok, Thailand* $4,975 usd
Toronto, Canada* $9,475 usd
Tijuana, Mexico** $4,500 usd

*Average Prices obtained from RealSelf,

**Average price for a tummy tuck performed by a bilingual, board-certified surgeon at VIDA Wellness and Beauty.

As you can see, tummy tuck prices in Mexico are the most affordable. If you add the convenient location, you’ll see that apart from being the nicest to your wallet, you’ll get more value for your money.

Here are a couple more reasons that make VIDA the all-around most affordable place to come for your tummy tuck:

Convenient location. Tijuana is located right at the border with San Diego, CA. North American patients can forget about dealing with jetlag, connections or extremely long flights. The moment you arrive at the San Diego International Airport is when we start taking care of you and drive you to VIDA. Use all of your energy to enjoy the weather and relax before the surgery. The procedure, from fly in to fly out, is a breeze!

State of the art operating room
Operating Room VIDA Clinic

State of the art facilities. Our modern, internationally accredited hospital is second to none. Everything has been designed with your health and comfort in mind: from the sterile operating rooms to our boutique recovery center. Having a tummy tuck for cheap does not mean having a cheap experience!

Nurse Central VIDA Clinic Tijuana

Board-certified doctors who have performed hundreds of tummy tucks. VIDA is the top choice when it comes to tummy tuck surgery. Apart from the incredibly affordable prices, patients choose us because of our amazing team of doctors and nurses. All of our plastic surgeons have undergone extensive training in the US and Mexico, they know the best techniques for performing tummy tucks and are board certified. Their medical degrees, medical licenses and certifications are readily available for you to review! You can feel safe and reassured of your decision.


tummy tuck before and after
Before and after results | Tummy Tuck | Dr. Quiroz

Get an Affordable Tummy Tuck in Mexico

Get yourself a tummy tuck with the highest safety standards that we guarantee at VIDA, at an affordable cost. You can easily contact us with any doubts or questions at (619)610-1667 or 

Dr. Alejandro Quiroz

Dr. Quiroz is our board-certified Chief Plastic Surgeon at VIDA Clinic in Tijuana. He specializes in Facial Rejuvenation, Neck lift, Buttock Augmentation, Breast Augmentation, Body Contouring and more. He is member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, American Society of Plastic Surgeons, International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, San Diego Plastic Surgery Society, the Mexican Society of Aesthetic & Reconstructive Plastic Surgery and the Mexican Council of Aesthetic & Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, to mention a few.