Puerto Vallarta has one of the worlds most respected Orthopedic and Spinal Surgeons in Mexico working in the city.   Puerto Vallarta is one of Mexico’s leading destinations for Arthroscopic Surgery.  Today with the baby boomer generation having retired (many of whom are in Puerto Vallarta) and also with the proximity to the USA, Puerto Vallarta is quickly becoming the location of choice for people who need Arthroscopic surgery.  With state of the art hospitals that are on par with the USA, and one of Mexico’s finest Orthopedic surgeons, PVHealthtourism can take care of any arthroscopic surgery issues that you may need treating.

Dr. Roberto Lara De La Fuente is Puerto Vallarta’s leading Orthopedic surgeons as well as one of the most recognized spinal surgeons in all of Mexico.



• Falls and Hip Fractures
• Getting “Hip” to Joint Replacement Surgery
• Hip Bursitis
• Hip Dislocation
Hip Fracture Total 300 Per year 30  cost: $7000-$9500us.
• Hip Strains
• Inflammatory Arthritis of the Hip
• Osteoarthritis of the Hip
• Osteonecrosis of the Hip
• Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
Total Hip Replacement (***) Total 500 Per year 50  cost: $9,500us
• Total Hip Replacement Exercise Guide


ACL Reconstruction (***) Total 500 Per year 50  cost: $8000-$9500us.
• Arthritis of the Knee
Knee Arthroscopy (***) Total 2,000 Per year 100 cost: $4000-$6000us.
• Knee Ligament Injuries
• Kneecap (Prepatellar) Bursitis   cost: $2500-$3000us.
• Meniscal Tear   cost: $4000-$6000us.
• Osteotomy and Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty
• Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
• Surgical Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee cost: $9,500us.
Total Knee Replacement (***) Total 800 Per year 50  cost: $9,500us.
• Unstable Kneecap
• Viscosupplementation Treatment for Arthritis cost: $1500us. (nonsurgical)


• Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
Broken Ankle Total 600 Per year 60   cost: $3000-$3500us.
Bunion Surgery (***) Total 300 Per year 30  cost: $2000-$2500us.
• Diabetic Foot
Hammer Toe Total 300 Per year 30  cost: $1500-$2000us.
• Heel Pain
• Ingrown Toenail   cost: $1500-$2000us.
Morton’s Neuroma Total 50 Per year 5   cost: $1500-$2000us.
• Plantar Fasciitis
• Sprained Ankle
Stiff Big Toe (Hallux Rigidus) Total 20 Per year 2   cost: $2000-$2500us.


Cervical Radiculopathy (***) Total 50 Per year 5
• Neck Pain Movement Problems
• Whiplash


Herniated Disk or Low Back Surgery(***)Total 500 Per year 50   cost: $9500us.
• Low Back Pain
• Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
• Sciatica
• Scoliosis


• Arthritis of the Shoulder
• Broken Collarbone
Shoulder Arthroscopy Surgery (***) Total 500 Per year 50  cost: $4,000-$6,000us.
Dislocated Shoulder (***) Total 400 Per year 40   cost: $4,000-$6,000us.
• Frozen Shoulder
Rotator Cuff Tears (***) Total 800 Per year 60   cost: $5,500-$6,500us.
Rupture of the Biceps Tendon (***) Total 200 Per year 20  cost: $5,000-$6,000us.
• Shoulder Impingement
Shoulder Joint Replacement Total 40 Per year 4  cost: $11,000-$12,000us.
• Shoulder Joint Tear (Glenoid Labrum Tear)
• Shoulder Pain
• Shoulder Separation

Arm / Elbow
• Biceps Tendinitis
• Dislocated Elbow
Elbow (Olecranon) Bursitis (***) Total 250 Per year 25  cost: $2,500-$3,000us.
• Osteoarthritis of the Elbow
Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis) (***)Total 300 Per year 30   cost: $2,500-$3,000us.
• Ulnar Nerve Entrapment      cost: $3,500-$4,500us.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Total 400 Per year 40   cost: $3,500-$4,500us.
• deQuervain’s Tendinitis
• Distal Radius Fracture (Colles’ Fracture) Total 600 Per year 60   cost: $4,000-$5,000us.
• Ganglions (Cysts) of the Wrist Total 200 Per year 20   cost: $2,500-$3,000us.
• Trigger Finger Total 400 Per year 40   cost: $1,500-$2,000us.

  • prices are estimated and may change at any time.
  • For more information regarding arthoscopic surgery, please email us at info@pvhealthtourism.com