Duodenal Switch (DS) Surgery – 14 Ways It Will Affect You

During the duodenal switch surgery (“biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch” or “DS”), your surgeon will make your stomach smaller, reroute your intestines, and remove your gallbladder. As a result:You will feel less hungryYou will feel full sooner while eatingYour body will absorb fewer calories from the food you eatYou will lose up to 65% of your excess weight within a year For example: if you’re 5’ 4” and weigh 220 lbs, you will lose up to 55+ lbs within 1 yearIf you’re 5′ 9” and weigh 300 lbs, you will lose up to 95+ lbs within 1 yearYou will improve … Continue reading Duodenal Switch (DS) Surgery – 14 Ways It Will Affect You