SETAC’s LGBTQ Primary Care Program surges in Puerto Vallarta, México

Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico – SETAC Wellness Center is proud to announce a new program to offer primary care services to LGBTQ+ temporary and permanent residents of Puerto Vallarta at our center in the Versalles neighborhood. With our medical doctor, Dr. Jorge Ruíz, who is also medical director at Servicios Médicos de la Bahía, we are now able to offer you:

• Primary care or family physician
• Referrals to any specialist
• Place to keep your permanent medical records
• Urgent-care house calls to your residence 24/7
• In-house pharmacy
• In-house laboratory

We also offer very competitive prices on medications and lab tests!

Via a new relationship established with independent insurance broker Emmanuel González, we can accept most U.S. and Canadian private medical insurance, although it’s vital to verify your coverage in every individual case. Those who are already members of Lakeside Medical Group are completely able and welcome to use our new services.

Dr. Jorge Ruíz, SETAC’s medical doctor and Emmanuel González, local insurance broker/agent

Paco Arjona, SETAC’s executive director


Located at Aldanaca 178 4A & 4B, in the Colonia Versalles of neighborhood of Puerto Vallarta, SETAC is a non-profit community and wellness center whose mission is to reduce HIV and other sexually transmitted infections in the greater Banderas Bay region through education, detection and prevention. Free counseling, testing, treatments and referrals for HIV and other sexual transmitted illness are just some of the free services SETAC provides to the entire population, without prejudice or discrimination. For more information, follow SETAC on Facebookvisit the website, call (322) 224-1974 or email contacto(at)

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