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I heard recently that they can take up to 3 months. Usually takes about 6 - 8 weeks.

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you can get one expedited if you have a ticket in hand, but usually have to go to a passport office and you need an appointment.

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yes...you have to show the travel plans...it can be an e-ticket. there is also a fee for expediting.

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2 hours ago, aprilayala said:

A airplane ticket

Considering you will be flying to San Diego your airline ticket will not work. What BariatricPal Team MX does for our patients is supply them with a letter stating they will be having surgery in Tijuana. Our patients have used this letter with no issues at all.

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48 minutes ago, aprilayala said:

Thank you

You're welcome!

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Hello Bill. I don't have a date scheduled yet but I am pretty sure I want to go with Dr. Illan. Neither my husband or I have a passport. Are you saying we really don't need one at all? What ID would we need in addition to the letter?

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2 hours ago, JenSev said:

Hello Bill. I don't have a date scheduled yet but I am pretty sure I want to go with Dr. Illan. Neither my husband or I have a passport. Are you saying we really don't need one at all? What ID would we need in addition to the letter?

Hello JenSev,

If you and your husband have time to get a Passport card I strongly suggest it. This will make your return to the US faster. You can reenter the US with a certified copy of your birth certificate and a valid state issues ID or drivers license.

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