Monthly Archives: October 2017

Does the sleeve always work?

Over the years a great many surgeons around the country and around the world have favored the sleeve gastrectomy because of its excellent success rate and low complication rate. In fact, many studies show an equivalent weight loss success and equivalent diabetes remission success rate as gastric bypass surgery but with fewer complications of blockages,…
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Duodenal Switch playing a more important role

For many years duodenal switch has played an important, but a fairly small role in the practice of weight loss surgery. It has consistently delivered the best results for the permanent remission or resolution of type two diabetes, but this procedure has also led to more profound micro nutrient deficiencies, and some of these have…
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