He has not left his bed in six years and now he is about to undergo an operation.
The man, Juan Pedro Franco is 32-years-old.
Evidently, his years of immobility has even forced him to gain more weight. Doctors hope to help him regain use of his muscles so he can start to lose weight.
Photos of him being transported to the hospital have emerged and he looked quite cheerful as he took pictures and make phone calls.