Biliopancreatic-Diversiond-With-Duodenal-Switch

Biliopancreatic Diversion With Duodenal Switch

The Biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch as with sleeve gastrectomy, this procedure begins with the surgeon removing a large part of the stomach. The valve that releases food to the small intestine is left, along with the first part of the small intestine, called the duodenum. The surgeon then closes off the middle section of [...]
Sleeve-Gastrectomy

Sleeve Gastrectomy

In a sleeve gastrectomy, part of the stomach is separated and removed from the body. The remaining section of the stomach is formed into a tubelike structure. This smaller stomach cannot hold as much food. It also produces less of the appetite-regulating hormone ghrelin, which may lessen your desire to eat. However, sleeve gastrectomy does [...]
Laparoscopic-Adjustable-Gastric-Banding

Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding

In the adjustable laparoscopic gastric banding procedure, a band containing an inflatable balloon is placed around the upper part of the stomach and fixed in place. This creates a small stomach pouch above the band with a very narrow opening to the rest of the stomach. A port is then placed under the skin of [...]

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