Dr. Jaime Ponce de Leon is one the first bariatric surgeons in Mexico to offer the Laparoscopic Duodenal Switch Surgery!
The biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch bariatric surgery(BPD/DS) is a combined surgery that makes your stomach smaller and bypasses part of your small intestine for the best-reported, long-term percentage of weight loss.
Dr. Jaime Ponce de Leon is a Board-Certified, Fellowship Trained, Surgeon. Additionally, Dr. Ponce de Leon has been certified as a Bariatric Surgeon by the Mexican College of Surgery for Obesity and Metabolic Diseases (CMCOEM). In this capacity, Dr. Ponce de Leon has completed specialized training and continuing education in bariatric surgery as well as performed a high number of surgeries each year. Dr. Ponce de Leon has also been named a Fellow of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).