How does the duodenal switch work?
The duodenal switch (DS) may be the most effective bariatric treatment for improving diabetes, hyperlipidemia, high cholesterol, high triglycerides and sleep apnea. It also results in more weight loss than any other procedure. The Duodenal Switch has been around and performed for over twenty years. The DS has shown a 98% cure rate for Type II diabetes. A Brief overview of the procedure is listed herein. As with any bariatric surgery, the best procedure for you is to be discussed with your surgeon and based on many factors for the safest and most effective outcome for you.
Detailed info at our Gastric Bypass procedure page https://gsbwc.com/garden-state-bariatrics-wellness-center/bariatric-procedures/duodenal-switch-surgery/ Easiest way to understand is it is a combo of the bypass and the sleeve.