City: Bremerton, WA
Weight Loss Surgery: Duodenal switch
Percentage excess weight loss (%EWL): 75.8%
- Type 2 diabetes
- Metabolic syndrome
- Hip, knee, ankle & foot pain
In Daniel’s Words:
“Dr. Srikanth and the DS Surgery saved my life! The professionalism shown and the care I have received by the doctor and his staff, both before and after surgery, is second to none. Recovery was fast and without complications.
At almost 370 lbs. I had developed Metabolic Syndrome. I had full blown type 2 diabetes and was on insulin. I was taking medications for my blood pressure, high cholesterol, asthma and inflammation. All of that has been resolved thanks to my DS! I no longer take those medications and my diabetes is completely resolved so no more insulin.
At 7 months out, I’ve lost well over 100 lbs.* I feel great. I eat well and never feel deprived. I feel 20 years younger. I finally have my life back. My only regret is that I did not do this 20 years ago!” – Dan
“I've lost over 225 pounds since having the duodenal switch in November of 2011 and my life has been transformed. My sleep apnea, diabetes and high blood pressure
“I was always heavy. I remember being on a ‘diet’ as far back as grade school. A lifetime of diets had done nothing but leave me heavier each time. At my heaviest I was 350 lbs.
“I never really had trouble dieting. My problem was when my diet goal was reached and the diet ended, so did my willpower. At my pre-surgery weight, many daily activities
“You've probably heard this before…my story starts with the "freshmen fifteen" (the amount of weight that college freshmen typically gain their freshmen year) only with
"Prior to surgery I would walk up a flight of stairs and be winded by the time I reached the top. Five months after surgery, I can go snowboarding for seven hours and still
“Dr. Srikanth and the DS Surgery saved my life! The professionalism shown and the care I have received by the doctor and his staff, both before and after surgery, is second to none.
“Dr. Srikanth performed a duodenal switch on me in April 2011. Prior to my consultation I weighed 470 pounds – my BMI was 69.4. I struggled daily keeping my blood sugar