SJb41976 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 3 months ago

Sleeve to DS revision graduates who are a year or two out. How slow was your weight loss? Did you go crazy in the beginning thinking you were never going to get at goal. Did you have to have ridiculous daily low carb counts (20-30 grams)? Just wonderin

SJb41976 wrote 4th week 4 years, 3 months ago

I have to say that I am doing very and feeling great. I had my two week visit last week (which was closer to week 3) and the nurse was pleased with everything. I have lost 13% of my body weight. Sh...

SJb41976 posted a comment 4 years, 3 months ago

SJb41976 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

I had surgery Monday, Feb 29th. Everything went well and I came home Wednesday. I was a sleeve to DS revision. I am getting my fluids in and working on upping protein every day. I pass gas. I am just waiting for the Poop. LOL. When I had my sleeve I ha

SJb41976 wrote Post- surgery 4 years, 4 months ago

Happy to say I am on the losers bench. I had a sleeve to DS revision, or the second part of the DS on Monday with Dr. Boyce in Knoxville, TN. Had a great experience. No complications. I was a bit u...

SJb41976 posted a comment 4 years, 5 months ago

SJb41976 wrote Almost 1 week down 4 years, 5 months ago

This has been an interesting week. Not only did I start my pre-op diet with special food, my boys have been out of school 3 days for snow, but mainly because roads are icy. And....I have been sick ...

SJb41976 wrote Less than three weeks 4 years, 5 months ago

My surgery date for the DS is February 29th. I started a three week pre-op diet yesterday and I will be honest. It sucks. And three weeks is a long time but I decided to just take it one day at a t...

SJb41976 wrote Decided on DS 4 years, 7 months ago

It has been over a year of research and discussion but I am going to have a revision from VSG to DS. I have gained 15 pounds just since summer. This year I have not really cared about my eating, ha...

SJb41976 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 7 months ago

I currently am a VSG awaiting DS revision. i have gained back all of my weight that I lost when I had the VSG 5 years ago. I'm 47. Last year my body started falling apart. I now have inserts in my shoes, I'm on Celebrex all the time, and I have signifi

SJb41976 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 3 months ago

Has anyone had Dr. Kim from Dallas, TX perform their DS or even better, a VSG to DS revision?

He did my VSG in 2010. I originally lost around 70 pounds and have gained back 50 and have struggled to handle this on my own with little to no succes

SJb41976 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
So here I am... - Where do I go from here... I am a band to sleeve revision, 4 years out and I have gained back most of my weight. I had only lost 70 pounds. (HW 304/SW286/LW238?CW280) Long story s...
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