Duodenal Switch Surgery

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A Restrictive And A Malabsorptive Aspect By Which Creates Incredible Results.

This procedure takes about 1hr in operating room on expert hands, Dr. Jaime Ponce de Leon is the most experienced surgeon.
The patients stays on the hospital for 2 days, healing fast in fact it takes for about a week before going back to work.

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Preoperative valoration
2 nights at the hospital
1 night at the hotel
Pre & post op-medication
Medical Fees
Ground transportation
Personalized service

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What exactly is Duodenal Switch Surgery?

This procedure involves creating a sleeve pouch that gives you the restrictive benefit and in the second half creating a biliary bypass and a duodenal switch giving more malabsorption than even a bypass the results are curing almost de 98% of metabolic problems such as diabetes.

How do I know if I am Candidate?

  • You have a body mass index (BMI) of 40 or more, or y our BMI is between 35 and 39.9 and you have a serious obesity-related health problem.
    • Serious obesity-related health problems most commonly include:
      • High blood pressure
      • High cholesterol
      • Type 2 diabetes
      • Sleep apnea
      • Many others (see Health Benefits section below)

      The following conditions may pose a risk for DS patients:

      • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
      • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)

What are the benefits of this surgery?

  • Quick recovery – In most cases patients have an extremely rapid recovery takes about 1 week before they can return to their  normal activities.
  • Rapid weight loss – This surgery is the most extreme of all bariatric procedures helping achive patienes with high BMI their ideal weight reach quite so fast.
  • Less hunger – Surgery is a procedure in addition to metabolic healing, deep stomach a hormone called ghrelin is released this is causing obesity in humans, dividing the stomach 90% of the production of this hormone is removed and therefore no longer experience hunger
  • Low sugar levels – The duodenal switch is responsible to cure 98% of Diabetes type 2 being the gold standard for metabolic surgery.
  • Less bile reflux – although many people do not know the problem of bile reflux is a cause of severe abdominal pains, minibypass do not have the benefit of the pyloric valve in the DS the valve remains safe

What tests or formats should I perform before the surgery?

The first step is to fill out our medical questionnaire, our coordinator will contact you as soon as possible to talk about your case and if it is necessary to perform a test to make the evaluation correctly. If you are not a candidate for this surgery, our doctors will make the most appropriate recommendations to take care of your health and well-being.

You must also be able to handle the physical stress of surgery. Some people have health complications that make major surgery very risky. In some cases, these complications stem from obesity itself, and some initial weight loss can improve the health of the patient enough for surgery.

Psychological readiness is another important factor. Gastric sleeve entails a series of dramatic lifestyle changes, which can be stressful or cause unexpected reactions. Having the right attitude toward food, exercise, and health is important.

If a test is necessary, the doctor will let you know in the medical evaluation, as well as the diet that should follow.

What doctors will perform my surgery?

Our medical team is made up of Dr. Jaime Ponce de León, Dr. Frayre, Dra. Denisse Cueva and Dr. Jesús Sánchez. All with good experience so you can be sure of being in very good hands. We also have our coordinator Ana Cristina, who will accompany you before, during and after your procedure, to support you in doubts, formats, payments, your trip and everything that entails as a hotel, transport from the airport to where you need, as well as visit at the hotel to support you.

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If you are thinking of doing this surgery please contact us, it is necessary to make a valuation to know if this is the surgery indicated for you, you can send us a contact form and we will answer you. If you want to talk with our coordinator call to 619 213 8044, or send us an email bemedicalservices@gmail.com.


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